BootCamp + external drive

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by DrBunsenHoneyde, Apr 22, 2007.

  1. DrBunsenHoneyde macrumors member

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    OK pretty simple really, not looked greatly into this but was wondering if its possible to bootcamp windows from an external drive, and not have the shut down of the drive and any of that affect it?
     
  2. eluk macrumors 6502a

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    If you're wanting to run both OSs without rebooting you need something like Parallels.
     
  3. DrBunsenHoneyde thread starter macrumors member

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    nope I know, I want to use BootCamp but dont know if what i want is possible
     
  4. MRU macrumors demi-god

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    If you look - there is a guide on the front of the forum

    http://guides.macrumors.com/Boot_Camp_Windows_XP_On_External_Drive

     

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