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How to make the MacBook Air SuperDrive work with any Mac (El Capitan onwards)

This is an updated version of an earlier post, adapted for Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan and later. It describes how to apply a simple trick to make the MacBook Air SuperDrive work with any Mac. For earlier Mac OSes (and more context), … Continue reading

04. July 2016 by luz
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Fixing OS X 10.9 Mavericks Migration from external Volume

Today, I updated my sister’s MacBook with an SSD, something I’ve done many times with many different Macs in the past. I used the same procedure I always used, which is first replacing the HD by the SSD, then installing … Continue reading

19. February 2014 by luz
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Technical background for: How to make the MacBook Air SuperDrive work with any Mac

Please note: this is the first, much too complicated way I tried (and succeeded) to get the Mac Book Air Superdrive to work with my MacBook PRO. In the meantime, I found a much better, safer and easier way to … Continue reading

28. October 2011 by luz
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