How to switch from mac to windows at startup

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If you have installed Windows on your Mac operating system using Boot Camp, then you might want to switch to Windows at start-up. Natively, Boot Camp will load Mac OS X at start-up, but you can make the switch by simply pressing a button during start-up.

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    Switching at Startup

  1. 1

    Turn your Mac off.

  2. 2

    Hold down the Alt (Option) key on your Mac keyboard.

  3. 3

    Turn on your Mac computer. Select "Windows" to load Windows on boot-up.

    Changing the Default Boot Option

  1. 1

    Click the Apple logo when in Mac mode.

  2. 2

    Click "System Preferences," and then click "Startup Disk."

  3. 3

    Click either "Windows" or "Mac OS X" as your start-up disk.

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