Windows cannot be installed to this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT partition style
Cannot install Windows 8.1 on MacBook Pro 13.3 Retina (OS X Yosemite) from an external DVD drive. After booting from the Windows 8.1 installation DVD and trying to install Windows on BOOTCAMP partition, following error is displayed:
Windows cannot be installed to this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT partition style.
Windows cannot be installed to this hard disk space. Windows must be installed to a partition formatted as NTFS.
Trying to format the partition doesn't help.
Disable startup items in Mac OSX
To disable per user startup items go to System Preferences > Users and Groups, then click on Login Items. To disable a startup item, simply uncheck the checkbox next to the item you want to disable. To add a new startup item, click on the + (plus) sign.
Take screenshot on Mac OS X
Mac OS X has several built-in shortcuts to take screenshots. Since Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) screenshots are saved in png format.
- Take screenshot of the whole screen
Command + Shift + 3
- Take screenshot of selected area
Command + Shift + 4 > select area
- Take screenshot of a selected Window
Command + Shift + 4 > press Space > select Window
Screenshot files will be saved on the Desktop.
Open Windows (SMB) share on Mac OS X
To open Windows share on Mac OS X:
- Open Finder
- Go > Connect to Server