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How can I create a bootable external hard drive?

Discussion in 'General Software' started by JanJan, Mar 15, 2010.

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    can i use windows7 usb dvd tool? i plan to boot windows 7 from a 60gb WD external...
     
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    As long as your motherboard supports it, which is pretty much any motherboard manufactured in the past few years, booting Windows 7 from a USB connected adapter should be possible but it isn't really perfected or very practical. (60 mb/ps cap)

    As long as its an eSATA adapter it should work fine using the ExpressCard slot rather than the BusCard slot.

    I have a friend who tried it, failed but then figured out how and it was possible.
     
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