Thread: Windows XP/7 in external HD?
03-17-2011, 04:10 AM #1
Windows XP/7 in external HD?
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- Nov 19, 2006
I would like to know if I can run windows XP and/or windows 7 on and external USB hard drive. Since I only have 120 GB HD for my internal I would to dual boot and maybe it would be nice to install windows on the external to save some space. Perhaps just create a partition on the external and install it into that? I currently have a mac book pro, if that helps any.
03-17-2011, 10:30 AM #2
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- Oct 01, 2007
- 27" iMac i7 (2011) 10.11, Mac Mini i5 (2014), iPhone7, Apple Watch, iPad Pro 9.7, AppleTV (4)
Windows in any flavour doesn't sort running from an external drive I'm afraid.
You can always install a larger hard disk in you MBP.Not been around these parts for a while. Trying to change that . .
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