Solved How to use install disk on a Mac? Tags: How To Macintosh Mac OS X Last response: March 5, 2013 9:07 PM in Mac Os X Share cakekindel March 5, 2013 7:18:44 PM I have a couple disks for Win7 and Ubuntu lying around I'd like to use on my Mac Mini 3,1 but I can't boot from them. I tried the holding down alt during startup and the disk didn't show up. Any and all help is appreciated. More about : install disk mac | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to cakekindel Register or log in to remove Best solution COLGeek March 5, 2013 8:08:03 PM To set up Windows on your Mac Mini, you need to install Boot Camp from within OS X first. Go here for help: http://manuals.info.apple.com/en/boot_camp_install-setu... Also, there are several guides for setting up Ubuntu on a Mac. Such as this one: http://lifehacker.com/5934942/how-to-dual-boot-linux-on... | Report abuse Reply to COLGeek cakekindel March 5, 2013 9:07:04 PM Best answer selected by cakekindel. | Report abuse Reply to cakekindel Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Mac Os X>How to use install disk on a Mac?> Related ressources: ForumDamaged 64 bit install disk...How do I use an ISO/ripped copy to boot ForumHow can i install windows xp in ide hard disk by using sata port ForumIs it possible to use an external hard drive as a recovery/install disc for mac osx? ForumSolvedMotherboard instalatiom disk how to use ForumCan I and how do I use/find the product key from a windows computer to use on my mac? ForumSolvedHow can I re-install Win 7 to SSD without install disk? ForumSolvedAfter replacing HDD for SSD, how install Mac OS? ForumSolvedHow to do clean install ASUS laptop didn't come with disk ForumHow to install a mac os x 10.8 on a windows 7 laptop (hP) ForumHow to use seagate expansion on a mac ForumSolvedI had completely format my hard disk with all drive and install new os now how c ForumHow install palm zire 72 in new mac book pro ? ForumHow Could I Install Mac Os On AMD Processer ForumHow to install seagate external hard drive on mac ForumHow to install hp laserjet 1020 drivers for Mac ForumHow to install mac os on asus motherboard and how to create dual boot Forumhow to install hard disk to my new motherboard Asus Maximus II Formula ForumHow can install mac os on pc ForumHow to install mac my desktop HIS 945GC ForumHow long the mac Disk Utility to check disk More resources Read discussions in other Mac Os X categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !