Solved can i overwrite window 7 image on external hard drive that has old corrupted winows 7 on it. Tags: Windows 7 Image Storage External Hard Drive Last response: November 26, 2013 11:01 AM in Storage Share redtrac November 26, 2013 8:22:36 AM External hard drive has corrupted Windows7 image operating system on it, can I overwrite on same eternal hard drive with original Windows7. More about : overwrite window image external hard drive corrupted winows Best solution lonewolf7 a b $ Windows 7 a c 297 G Storage November 26, 2013 9:39:17 AM Yes you can. Format the corrupted one and do a fresh install. Good luck. Share NormH November 26, 2013 9:40:58 AM with a fresh install it will create a fill called windows old and after you install new you can delete that file and poof...gone. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer giantbucket a b G Storage November 26, 2013 11:01:26 AM you can, but would you trust that drive? do you know what caused the corruption? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My external hdd that is an old hard drive from a laptop will not load on my desktop running windows 7 but will on my new lapto Forum SolvedHow do I copy photos from Window's 7 library to external hard drive easily? Forum SolvedDeleted Windows 7 from external hard drive. Can I recover the files? Forum SolvedCan i Install Windows 7 on an External Hard Drive? Forum SolvedExternal Hard drive seen by BIOS but not by Windows 7 SP1 Forum SolvedWindows Easy Transfer from XP to Windows 7 Pro Using External Drive? I used XP and Easy Transfer to get files from old PC to Forum SolvedIs it possible to boot and run Windows 7 on my HP 110 Deskdop from an external hard drive and bypass the Windows 8 OS? Am pr Forum SolvedShould I make image before upgrading to Windows 7 with new hard drive? Forum SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec Forum SolvedCan't install Windows 7 64bit in External hard drive. Forum SolvedTrying to get Windows 7 on new computer with old hard drive Forum SolvedRe-using old hard drive that has windows 7 on it. Forum SolvedWondering wether I should install Windows 7 on an old hard drive Forum SolvedRe-Installed Windows 7 64bit as my old hard drive died (brought new one) Cant Access Internet!! Forum Solvedback up to external hard drive in windows 7? Forum I lost my data from my external hard disk after the windows 7 image restore Forum SolvedTrying to put an old hard drive with windows 7 in a new computer Forum SolvedURGENT: New PC Build with Old Hard Drive. Windows 7 crashes. Forum Toshiba 1TB External Hard Drive spinning up, but it's not recognised by WIndows 7 Forum SolvedWindows 7 won't boot from my old hard drive on my new PC. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !