Install windows 7 on usb3 ssd drive Tags: Configuration SSD USB3 Windows 7 Last response: May 31, 2011 8:00 PM in Windows 7 Share saxifrage May 31, 2011 1:29:36 PM I am having trouble installing win 7 on an ssd drive attatched to usb 3. Help. More about : install windows usb3 ssd drive Hawkeye22 a c 238 $ Windows 7 May 31, 2011 2:49:11 PM I don't think you can boot from a USB/external drive. m 0 l hang-the-9 a c 376 $ Windows 7 May 31, 2011 3:32:12 PM Windows is not meant to be installed on an external drive. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer saxifrage May 31, 2011 8:00:50 PM Hawkeye22 said:I don't think you can boot from a USB/external drive. not what I was hoping for, but thanks anyway. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I make windows update install on my hard drive even though windows 7 is on my SSD? Forum SolvedInstall of new SSD and switch to AHCI Caused Hard Drive to Stop Appearing in Windows 7 Forum Windows 7 boots fine with new ssd drive until i install my graphics driver! Forum How do I install Windows 7 onto SSD and use HDD as a Primary Drive? Forum Windows 7 or 8.1 installation on a new SSD (new to the Samsung np540) locks hard drive after shutdown Forum Windows 7 8 vista wont install on 64gb ssd drive anymore Forum Cannot install windows 7 on ssd drive Forum Cannot install windows 7 on ssd drive Forum SSD drive performance boost, and Windows 7 install questions Forum Cannot install to the root of a drive on 2nd ssd windows 7 64 bit Forum SolvedInstalling ssd as 2nd drive with windows 7, do i need to reinstall drivers? Forum Can not access my hard drive after install windows 7 on my new ssd Forum Just got a new SSD and put Windows 8.1 Pro on it. Have questions about installing programs from Windows 7 Drive! Forum Installing Windows 7 on SSD vs SSD Boot Drive Forum having problems installing windows 7 to ssd drive Forum SolvedInstalled Steam Client after a Windows clean install on a new SSD, how would I easily download/install games on either drive? Forum New computer with Windows7 on SSD, installed old drive in new computer as slave Forum SolvedHave a LEGAL new Sony laptop with Windows 8.0, wanting to downgrade to Windows 7. Both 64bit. Have new 2.5" SSD to install. Forum SolvedWindows 7 - install on SSD or hybrid SSHD? Forum Installing SSD as a second hard drive with windows 7 as os Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !