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Thank you. I, too, was over-complicating this process when making a bootable OS X Lion disk, this works for all of the elements I require. Had to change hard disk. -Using Command+R to install OS-X doen't work. -It proposes to "Reinstall OS-X Lion". -When I click on it, it says "To dowload and restore Mac OS Open terminal, type: dateSet the date to the correct date like this:date 042109582011which, believe it or not, sets the date to 09:58 on Apr 21st, 2011Then try to recover again.

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On a brand new Mac, OS X Yosemite runs quite well, however. Thank you. Try running it application again. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply bushido, Apr 2, 2011 bushido Suspended Joined: Mar 26, 2008 Location: Germany #5 are u using one encrypted

You can double check to see if it was set properly by using the “date” command once more, it should show the date/time you have just typed in (see image below).Once by R. Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Lee Badham, Lee Badham Sep 4, 2013 2:05 AM in response to drzenitram Level 1 (5 points) Sep 4, 2013 2:05 AM Os X Internet Recovery Reply Mike Saavedra @ 12:35 pm on October 7, 2016 Setting the date didn't work, but I found out how to see details on the error: Window->Installer Log (Cmd-L).

I boot and press C, moves to Apple Logo and get the 3 beeps. Came with snow leopard. now I want to install os x Yosemite again from where i can Reply Adam24 says: May 25, 2015 at 1:31 pm Charlie23 im having the same exact issue. check this link right here now Having worked in Technical Support here at OWC for some time now, I have helped customers handle many different types of errors and problems that they have come across.

Most Popular Most Shared 1Nintendo NX might retail at a high price if investor freak out is anything to go by 2Google Pixel review 3Best phone 2016: the 10 top smartphones An Error Occurred While Installing Mac Os X My boss let me keep it, if I made sure I wiped it clean. Once if it installed can I just erase the partition where I have Yosemite and get rid of it altogether so I just use Mavericks or it would be better to Mike August 15, 2012 at 4:35 pm That is indeed ridiculous but sadly true ~ I guess the Apple partners in my area are a bit more cooperative.

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Reply André @ 1:52 am on August 31, 2016 Fantastic, thanks! An Error Occurred While Preparing The Installation Try Running This Application Again Lion Basically when I turn it on it takes me to the gray screen with Utilities. An Error Occurred While Preparing The Installation El Capitan Could a car run without an engine?

THX Mike share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply ujjalsheikh, Jul 25, 2016 ujjalsheikh macrumors newbie Joined: Jul 25, 2016 #16 PC-Phantom419 said: ↑ http://threadspodcast.com/an-error/mac-os-lion-an-error-occurred-while-preparing-the-installation.html share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Zcott, Mar 4, 2011 Zcott macrumors 68020 Joined: Oct 18, 2009 Location: Belfast, Ireland #2 Format your drive Can an umlaut be written as a line in handwriting? Once that's done, I'll delete the lion1 partition and adjust the lion2 partition to take up the entire HD. An Error Occurred While Preparing The Installation Mountain Lion

Yesterday while closing my system I used Power button and did that forced shut down kind of thing again and since then it is not turning back on properly. From safe mode I tried to restart the system but since then it stuck on Grey Barred Circle thing. Formatieren - Διάρκεια: 27:43. http://threadspodcast.com/an-error/mac-os-x-mountain-lion-install-error.html I followed the instructions on Apple's support website, however when I am trying to reinstall OS X after erasing the hard disk I received the error message "Could not find installation

Used Terminal to change the date and time and it worked like a charm. Internet Recovery Mac Not Working Proffitt Forum moderator / October 8, 2014 7:59 AM PDT In reply to: I keep trying to re-download Mac OS X Lion to my Macbook I read https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6455578 and it appears connect machine to internet and restart holding command+R - this will (should) start in system recovery which will give you Disk util and "Reinstall OS" option - Note that this will

Reply Mgerald @ 12:25 pm on August 7, 2016 It's crazy how we miss the simple things such as the date!

I'm doing that now. It Works perfectly. Therefore I'm stuck with the situation wher I can't reinstall or recover the OS X from the Internet and I can't get back to the original recovery menu from before. An Error Occurred While Preparing The Installation. Try Running This Application Again El Capitan Thanks Reply Sudhir says: October 15, 2015 at 9:22 am Hi, I erased my HD drive.

Just got a MacBook Air '14 for $240 through LetGo (kind of sketchy, I know) and it wouldn't let me reset it, so I kind of thought it was goofed up. This is so good. Prev Page 6 of 9 Next Prev Page 6 of 9 Next 6. Check This Out The download is several gigabytes, so it can take quite a while over slower internet connections.

I can't guess if any of them work from torrents. Not only that they couldn't solve this problem and they are not responding to me. This site is not affiliated with or endorsed by Apple Inc. After updating Lion from 10.7.4 to 10.7.5, I had to REINSTALL the entire OS, when the machine refused to boot back into the desktop.

After that I got the centered apple logo, then back to blank white-grey screen. Hi, If I do this, I'm not sure how to transfer all my Lion 1 settings over to Lion 2 on the other partition? Go to a forum like Apple Support Forums or Ask Different."An error occurred while preparing the installation. I could not log back in and I tried all the diifferent methods like PRAM reset, safe mode, disk utility tool to repair the disk but nothing seemed to work.

Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by EricOtown, EricOtown Jan 4, 2014 7:26 PM in response to areohdeee Level 1 (10 points) Jan 4, 2014 7:26 PM in response Apparently apple one year limited warranty does not cover software support. share|improve this answer answered Oct 2 '14 at 12:31 Andy Batey 1364 Try the magic PRAM to solve everything :). Thank you so much for your help.

While this can be true, the Terminal can be your friend and help you to resolve quite a long list of issues that commonly occur. http://9to5mac.com/2011/08/16/apple-releases-69-os-x-lion-thumb-drive-ships-in-1-3-business-days/ Lim August 13, 2012 at 7:01 am Thanks Burhan Ahmed. at least go to disk util and see see exactly what HD he has.. Ugh.

Here is a list of the supported systems. ...In general, I'd recommend always having a backup, and also always having a local boot disk option available. One could also try to find one of the Apple OSX Lion Thumb drives but they are rarely available if at all. Terrible problem, but at least I didn't have to reinstall everything piece by piece. Also, in disk utility, i cant erase or repair anything, as just about all options there are greyed out Reply Joe says: June 8, 2016 at 12:01 pm I'm about to

And even non-issue related re-installations are not that expensive over here. I searched the web and found this article: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/4902757?tstart=0 that basically says my internal drive is malfunctioning, so it looks like I'm buying a new one. I recall that model coming in a nice box along with the restore media but if folk toss such out and you are left with missing parts, well, you are feeling Fortunately the 1 year warranty is valid for all Apple Authorized Service Providers so I would simply look for a different (more cooperating) one.