Can I run MOSAIC on my Mac?
Yes, you can. Since Apples transition to Intel processors
in 2006, Windows applications run beautifully on the Mac. Every
new Mac qualifies, but older Macs may not. Please check your
system profile in About This Mac to ensure what you need to
To run Windows applications, do I have to run the Windows
Yes, you do. Basically, there are two ways to run Windows on
1) Boot into Windows at startup. This dedicates 100% of the
processor power to Windows and Windows applications. You cant
use Mac OS X again until you restart.
2) Use virtualisation software, which lets you run Mac OS X
and Windows side by side. You can switch between them as easily
as youd switch between Mac applications.
NOTE: But you cant run Windows without Windowsyoull
need to acquire your own copy of either Windows XP, Windows
Vista or Windows 7 to use either solution.