Only the SSD can easily be removed from its case in order to fit. I know that such an SSD upgrade has already been performed before, but this is my extended story of my little adventure, trying it myself. Maybe this story is of use for someone else too.
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It was both too small and too slow. A question: You said programs start tangibly faster but presumably not by a huge amount? No, sorry, I did not make any benchmarks. I could also run a disk benchmark application. Which one would you recommend? Du kommentierst mit Deinem WordPress.
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Note: please read sections 2 and 3 before trying this out, some explanations available there were omitted in sections 4 and 5. Resize the partition by clicking and dragging on its right edge. Do NOT move the partition from its left edge. Click on the gray space called unallocated and click New.
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Make sure the Round to cylinders checkbox is disabled. Click the Add button. Select the unallocated space again, change the File System to unformatted we will change it from MorphOS later , disable the Round to cylinders checkbox and press Add.
Click the Apply button to apply our partition table changes. It will take some time to resize the partition, depending on the used space. Make sure you followed all steps in section 4. Name this partition DH0.
Step 2: Download MorphOS ISO and burn it to CD
Last will be the partition for the MorphOS installation. Change the Filesystem to SFS.
Save the changes by clicking on the Save button below the hard drive icon. Do not press Next yet! Now select DH2 and name it however you like, for example System. Now go back to the IWizard.
Assuming everything is correctly formatted and mounted, the installer picks the drive to install DH2 automatically. Eject the CD by right clicking on its icon and selecting Eject. It will load the boot.
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Select the partition with a butterfly icon and you will boot into MorphOS. If you see boot. Now type:.
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This is done with:. To boot OSX just hold the alt key and select it from the menu. Home Forums Library Links Bounties. This page Page Discussion History. Main Page Log in. MorphOS Library.