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Bootable External hard disk

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by rifemsaw, Apr 5, 2017.

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  1. rifemsaw

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    Hi im having problem with me external hard disk 40gb space. its possible to make it Bootable
    for windows 7 OS. i need to reformat my PC and my Dvd is not working properly.
    Flash drive also been affected by a trojan virus a shortcut file i already try to delete it Using Cmd but its not working. can someone help me.
     
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    I believe MS does not entertain its Windows runs on external hdd. However new MS installers like 7 to 10 can be run from USB so it should be able to put into an external hdd for the purpose of installation and repairing a damaged system using its command prompt in termional mode.
     
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