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Old 11-19-2005, 03:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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How to make your extrnal harddrive make it the master harddrive so that it runs/ boots from the extrnal
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your mother board must support it. I would assume the boot order in the bios would show USB or External as an option.
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Please could you give me step by step how to do that and I have an
Maxtor
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usb 2.0
harddrive how do i check if supported


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Switch on your computer
Press delete to enter setup
Go to what is probably 'advanced options'
go to 'boot from'
If one of the options you can select to boot to is External or USB, then you can select that. If there is not that option, your BIOS/Motherboard does not support booting from external hard drives.
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Darybart you can only do that if you have a fairly modern BIOS/CMOS
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Im' not sure that you can do this.
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TF why do you say that
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Old 11-20-2005, 05:14 AM   #8 (permalink)
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TF why do you say that
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TF is Tech Forums. Who exactly are you refering to?
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Sorry DNOCH i mean Warez Monster, sorry Warez Monster if i offendened you !!!!
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