External ssd partitioned ssd with two OS

Discussion in 'iMac' started by speedyworm, Dec 4, 2013.

  1. speedyworm macrumors newbie

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    Hey guys I was wondering if I could get a external 256gb ssd .partition it in half and have a boot camp and maverick osx on it? I know one OS is possible. Another question is, if this was possible my internal imac 1tb drive I could partition it so that it will show up as a "storage" device when I'm booting my OS from the ssd right? Just like a secondary storage disk under my computers or something?
     
  2. speedyworm thread starter macrumors newbie

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    does anyone know? can someone shed someone shed some light?
     
  3. Insar macrumors newbie

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    There is no problem. I installed 2 system on the external hard drive Lacie Little Big Disk Thunderbolt SSD using Carbon Copy Cloner on the first day of inclusion of the new iMac
     
  4. hfg macrumors 68040

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    How did you get Windows to boot from the Little Big Disk Thunderbolt?

    I have been unable to do so (although LaCie doesn't claim Windows compatibility with the LBD).


    Edit: Oh, I see that LaCie has recently added Windows compatibility and provides a driver download. :) How does that permit booting from Windows (before the driver is loaded)?
     

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