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    using programs off enclosed macbook hard drive
    hey guys,

    i was just wondering since i will be replacing my macbook hard drive with a bigger size one, if i enclosed my previous one to make it an external drive if i could run programs like logic and games maybe like World of Warcraft off of it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pappie121 View Post
    hey guys,

    i was just wondering since i will be replacing my macbook hard drive with a bigger size one, if i enclosed my previous one to make it an external drive if i could run programs like logic and games maybe like World of Warcraft off of it?
    Yes.

    Just install the apps onto that drive and it will work!

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    okay thanks

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    No worries

    I have an 8gb USB memory stick that I use to run Sims 3!

    But I need to upgrade my hard drive on my Macbook too so I'm going to do the same as you, will save spending more money on an external drive!

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    haha wow thats impressive!

    thanks again

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