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unable to install Yosemite 10.10.1 dmg with an USB
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I am unable to install Yosemite 10.10.1 Yosemite-zone.dmg restored with USB in my Acer E5-571 33Ys laptop. The hardware specs of my laptop are as under.

CPU:                              Intel Core i3-4030U Cpu @ 1.90 GHz.

Chipset:                        Intel Haswell ULT, Socket 1168 BGA

Motherboard:                EA50_HB

Graphics:                      Intel HD 4400 (Microsoft Basic Display Adapter)

Ethernet:                      Gigabit Ethernet

Wireless LAN:                IEEE 802.11b/g/n

Wlan:                             i) BT Atheros WB335

                                      ii) BT4.0 BCM43142

                                      iii) BT 4.0Atheros WB222

                                      iv) Qualcom Atheros AR9287 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI- Express)

Audio Card:                    Realtek ALC283


When I am making 4 or 5 partitions with Master Boot Record with different formats i.e. ExFat, MS Dos, Mac OS Journaled, I find the last partition is not mounting. The message is “Could not mount disk2s5 /disk2s6 with name Texts after erase”. As a result, essential.pkg could not be extracted and the installation fails in the 14th minutes remaining  time period (i.e. before middle). If by luck the installation completes, I cannot see any bootloader icon to boot from the hard drive.

Can you find a way out to make the installation successful?  Also let me know how to install wify software for my above wify card in windows.

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This is currently happening to me with Yosemite 10.10.1, When the laptop boots normally from HDD I get an error "boot0ss:error", but booting from USB to the installed mac worked, but still a fix need to be found for the bootloader itself.

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