Installing Software on External HD

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by BenMurrie, Mar 24, 2010.

  1. BenMurrie macrumors newbie

    Mar 24, 2010
    Hi there
    I just want to install EWQL Symphonic Orchestras on my 2TB hard drive, but it does not allow me to. I can only install it on my internal mac HD. What can I do to allow the installation on the external HD?
  2. BlueRevolution macrumors 603


    Jul 26, 2004
    Montreal, QC
    If the installer comes in the form of a package (.pkg) file, you could try opening it up with Pacifist and manually installing elsewhere. However, if there's anything that has to go into /Library or ~/Library, that won't be able to be placed on a non-system drive.

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