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MacBook Air EFI update fixes freezes and boot issues

A new firmware update for mid-2012 MacBook Airs fixes Thunderbolt-related freezes and other problems.

By January 9, 2013

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Apple releases Boot Camp 3.2, MacBook EFI firmware updates

Apple has released Boot Camp 3.2, which adds support for some Apple peripheral devices and fixes critical bugs. An EFI firmware update is also available for mid-2010 MacBook and MacBook Pro systems that use the Geforce 320M GPU.

By November 19, 2010

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a weekly feature in which we answer questions e-mailed in by our readers. We welcome alternative approaches and views from readers and encourage you to post your own suggestions in the comments.

By December 23, 2011

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Troubleshooting the boot process for Intel Macs

Understanding what happens when your Mac boots may help when troubleshooting problems during the boot process.

By December 20, 2011

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'Boot OSX' folders appearing in OS X

Sometimes people who have just reinstalled OS X on their systems or migrated to a new boot device may find a folder entitled "Boot OSX" appearing on their desktops.

By January 20, 2011

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Boot drive options change to include "EFI Boot"

When users wish to list and manually choose from all available boot volumes, holding the options key down will display locally bootable volumes. Some users have noticed that this boot menu has started displaying other boot options than the desired and exp

By November 19, 2008

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MacBook Pro EFI Firmware Update 1.5.1: problems booting; function keys broken; more

MacBook Pro EFI Firmware Update 1.5.1: problems booting; function keys broken; more

By April 23, 2008

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Info: Process organization in OS X

OS X is built as a multitasking, multi-user environment in which resources are "shared" between various processes and tasks, which enables simultaneous processing of tasks. Essentially, the whole system is a bunch of independent processes, and while so

By July 20, 2009

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Mac Pro (mid-2006) EFI Firmware update (#2): Cannot be installed when booted from RAID startup array; White screens after restar

Mac Pro (mid-2006) EFI Firmware update (#2): Cannot be installed when booted from RAID startup array; White screens after restar

By September 20, 2006

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Mac Pro (mid 2006) EFI Firmware update released: Resolves Boot Camp issues

Mac Pro (mid 2006) EFI Firmware update released: Resolves Boot Camp issues

By September 19, 2006