Newbie BootCamp Help

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by bwfc0907, Mar 31, 2013.

  1. bwfc0907 macrumors regular

    Sep 27, 2008
    Bolton, UK
    Looking at getting a MPRr 15" and have a few questions.

    Can I install windows 7 on the 256GB SSD and then install windows games on an external portable HDD?

    I have Windows 7 on a disc but wouldn't get an optical drive. Is it possible to install Windows without an optical drive.
  2. tekboi macrumors 6502a


    Aug 9, 2006
    You might be able to use a USB drive or on an external harddrive.
  3. saturnotaku macrumors 68000

    Mar 4, 2013
    If you can create an .ISO of your install disc and have an 8 GB USB flash drive, you can use Boot Camp Assistant to create a bootable copy of Windows for said flash drive. Alternatively, there are completely legal ways to download an already made .ISO that you can simply point BCA to.

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