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Am planning to start developing Android and Iphone/Ipad applications. Before that i came to realized that developing iOS applications is only possible on Mac Machines. Am looking for ways to have Windows 7 and Mac Software on one laptop for my development projects so that i don't have to buy two different machines.

At the moment i don't know if its possible to install Mac on Windows or vice versa. I hope there may be a better way to get those two operating systems on one laptop. I decided to ask you guys the best way i can get the two operating systems on one laptop.

Thanks for your help.

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This is OT here. Please read our FAQ. –  Sven Oct 17 '12 at 12:28
    
@SvenW where should i post this question? –  Eddy Freeman Oct 17 '12 at 12:29
    
The FAQ lists possible alternatives like Super User or maybe apple.stackexchange.com, but you have to check yourself is the question is topical there and has been asked before (very likely). –  Sven Oct 17 '12 at 12:32

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Buy a Mac and dual boot (Bootcamp) or virtualise Windows. This is the only legal, reliable solution right now as you can not legally run OSX on anything but Apple hardware.

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Thanks for your reply. I have a little question. With the "dual boot" OR "Windows Virtualisation", can i do anything i want in Windows without any limitations? –  Eddy Freeman Oct 17 '12 at 12:56
    
Yes, you can, it runs as a standard windows laptop, the only limitation being the keyboard layout is a little odd, but you can plug in a USB keyboard. With VMWare Fusion you can even install it as dualboot, then load the dualboot partition as a VM, then you can flick between OS' instantaneously by flicking four fingers across the touchpad (I'm not a fanboi, I swear...) –  Alex Berry Oct 17 '12 at 14:17

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