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Old Feb 2, 2012, 04:38 PM   #1
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external hard drives and boot camp??

possible to boot and instal windows on a external hard drive using boot camp?
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Old Apr 13, 2012, 05:35 PM   #2
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No, unfortunatly, windows doesnt like been made from a normal external hard drive. The only way to get around this is to install Mac OS, (this dont mind externals) Then when booted into mac on the external, set up a windows partition from there.
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