booting xp from an external hard drive?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by ashokc, Aug 21, 2007.

  1. ashokc macrumors member

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    Hey there guys am new to the macworld and have just ordered an imac. I am just wondering if it would be possible to install bootcamp and have xp boot up from an external hard drive or network drive. Is this at all possible or does it have to be installed on the mac in question.
     
  2. Fleetwood Mac macrumors 65816

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    Officially this isn't possible. You may find this page interesting however.
     
  3. colorspace macrumors 6502

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    wow, that link is interesting but the process does not look for the faint hearted.
     

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