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Darylhelpmeplease
(@darylhelpmeplease)
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help help help 

Hello, 

i have a late 2016 MacBook Pro 15" Radeon 450, Aorus gaming box and external monitor. 

I have tried countless guides and implementation techniques and am literally at the point of pulling my hair out. 

Please can someone help me simplify this process and help me install. 

Thankyou 

 

To do: Create my signature with system and expected eGPU configuration information to give context to my posts. I have no builds.

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itsage
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Joined: 4 years ago
 

Hi Daryl, read through this recently published guide to set up eGPU in Bootcamp with your 2016 15" MacBook Pro. I've used the same configuration MBP for this guide so if you follow the instructions eGPU will work.

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2020 13" MacBook Pro [10th,4C,G] + RTX 2080 Ti @ 32Gbps-TB3 (AORUS Gaming Box) + Win10 2004 [build link]  


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Darylhelpmeplease
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Hi there ok so I'm getting somewhere I think but I can't run the gpuswich file I'm getting message 

"the code execution cannot proceed because msvcr120.dl was not found. Reinstalling may fix"

what should I do 

To do: Create my signature with system and expected eGPU configuration information to give context to my posts. I have no builds.

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itsage
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You need to install 2013 Visual C++ x86 remedy that error.

external graphics card builds
best laptops for external GPU
eGPU enclosure buyer's guide

 
2020 13" MacBook Pro [10th,4C,G] + RTX 2080 Ti @ 32Gbps-TB3 (AORUS Gaming Box) + Win10 2004 [build link]  


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Darylhelpmeplease
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Hi itsage

confirmed stable success!! 

MacBook Pro 15" late 2016 Radeon 450 16gb ram 

Aorus gtx1070 gaming box

Thankyou so much. 

Im running it like a dream. 

question. 

Can I update windows in boot camp as normal? 

And 

what happens when mac wants to update ?

MAny thanks 

 

To do: Create my signature with system and expected eGPU configuration information to give context to my posts. I have no builds.

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itsage
(@itsage)
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Joined: 4 years ago
 

I can't say for certain whether software updates to macOS and Windows would break eGPU. Make sure to have restore points just in case Windows fail to boot.

external graphics card builds
best laptops for external GPU
eGPU enclosure buyer's guide

 
2020 13" MacBook Pro [10th,4C,G] + RTX 2080 Ti @ 32Gbps-TB3 (AORUS Gaming Box) + Win10 2004 [build link]  


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Darylhelpmeplease
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Thanks itsage your help is much appreciated. 

👍👍👍👍👍

To do: Create my signature with system and expected eGPU configuration information to give context to my posts. I have no builds.

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