External drive C ?

  Bayleaf 17:03 10 Jul 2008

Could anyone tell me if it possible to use a usb external drive for the operating system?

Many thanks

  Pamy 17:05 10 Jul 2008

make sure it's the boot drive

  Bayleaf 17:17 10 Jul 2008

Hi Pamy,
How do I do that? please.

  Pamy 17:18 10 Jul 2008

Go into BIOS and make it the first one to boot from

  Bayleaf 20:15 10 Jul 2008

Sorry for the delay, thanks very much for your help it is really appreciated.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:49 10 Jul 2008

Not for windows

the windows op systems will not boot from external drives without major "reconstruction"

Many versions of linux will.

  Pamy 22:37 10 Jul 2008

click here Fruit Bat /\0/\ is correct

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