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Windows 7: Portable Hdd. Urgent !

22 Dec 2009   #1
vikneshwaren

windows 7
 
 
Portable Hdd. Urgent !

Hi guys, I'am gng to get a portable HDD (usb 2.0) and my question is weather can i install win 7 OS into that and load Win 7 from boot ?? is it possible >?


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22 Dec 2009   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Urgent?? Windows does not allow install and boot from and external USB device.
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22 Dec 2009   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

Hello Vikneshwaren, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Sorry, but Windows 7 cannot be installed on a external or removable device. It must be on a internal HDD instead.
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23 Dec 2009   #4
vikneshwaren

windows 7
 
 

Ok. then can i install ubuntu in my ext. HDD and load from boot ?
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23 Dec 2009   #5
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

Yes, that is possible.
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