booting from external hard drive.

  yellows 20:55 27 Aug 2004

I am having problems with my hard drive in my laptop and was wondering if i could use my extenal hard disk as the master drive to boot windows xp on my laptop.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:20 27 Aug 2004

Set 1st boot from usb device (some laptops have usb floppy drives eg IBM thinkpad, COMPAQ) in the bios.

  Mango Grummit 01:57 28 Aug 2004

Not if your external HD is USB.

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