Mac OS X – The recovery server could not be contacted.

I believe some of your guys may experience the following error when trying to reinstall Mac OS X in recovery mode.

There are two possible reason cause above error.

Reason 1:- Wi-Fi connection is not stable and keeps disconnecting.

Reason 2:- System time on your Mac is incorrect.
To fix system time issue in recovery mode

  1. Open up a Terminal from the utilities menu
  2. Enter the following command
ntpdate -u time.apple.com
  1. Try to install your Mac OS X again. It should work as expected.

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