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 Reply to redtrac Best solution lonewolf7 a b $ Windows 7 a c 295 G Storage November 26, 2013 9:39:17 AM Share Yes you can. Format the corrupted one and do a fresh install. Good luck. Reply to lonewolf7 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. Reply to NormH 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? Reply to giantbucket Ask the community Post an answer 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 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 SolvedCan't install Windows 7 64bit in External 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 SolvedShould I make image before upgrading to Windows 7 with new hard drive? 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 SolvedWindows 7 won't boot from my old hard drive on my new PC. Forum Solvedback up to external hard drive in windows 7? Forum Deleted Windows 7 from external hard drive. Can I recover the files? Forum SolvedNew computer, old hard drive with windows 7. Forum I lost my data from my external hard disk after the windows 7 image restore Forum Can i Install Windows 7 on an External Hard Drive? Forum since upgrading to windows 7 my PC does not recognise my samsung external hard drive ("unknown device")) Forum Window 7 driver font for hitachi external hard drive Forum External Hard drive seen by BIOS but not by Windows 7 SP1 Forum Is 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 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !