External Hdd's

  Jak_1 21:47 13 Sep 2005
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Is it possible to boot a pc from an external drive if that deive is the only one with an oson it?

Someone at work was asking but I wasn't sure.

  Diodorus Siculus 21:51 13 Sep 2005

Yes, if the PC is capable of booting via USB - even can do it with a thumb drive

  woodchip 21:51 13 Sep 2005

Not sure about with a OS on it. If it's fast enough and the OS was put on after it had got a OS on C:\ I would think it would dual boot from the Drive. This also depends how New the Computer is at handling USB2

  Diodorus Siculus 21:54 13 Sep 2005

Recommendations for Booting Windows from USB Storage Devices
click here

  Jak_1 22:02 13 Sep 2005

Many thanks, I will pass all this on to him in the morning.

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