Install Windows from External Optical Drive

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by ahdickter, May 20, 2012.

  1. ahdickter macrumors 6502

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    Is it possible to install Windows from an external Optical drive? I just installed a 500GB HDD where the optical drive was located in my 15" Early 2011 MPB.
     
  2. kimovski macrumors regular

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    No :(...only thing you need to do is put back the optical drive. After install the windows the put back again the optibay. ;) cheers
     
  3. ahdickter thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Can I install Windows from a USB drive with the ISO copied to it?
     

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