Use old pc hard drive as xbox external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Xbox Storage Last response: July 19, 2011 2:25 PM in Storage Share stevenlikesfishing July 18, 2011 9:07:04 PM I have an old 30gb hard drive that i would like to use as a usb hard drive (id put in an enclosure). can i use the hard drive as an xbox hard drive. Id like to use it so i can play firefight on halo reach matchmaking. More about : hard drive xbox external hard drive somdow July 19, 2011 11:47:00 AM if you just wanna plug it in via usb, you can, get an enclosure and just plug it in BUT the xbox will only recognize 16 gigs of that 30......... stevenlikesfishing July 19, 2011 2:10:08 PM so could i use it to play firefight matchmaking online on halo. it says you need a hard drive..... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer somdow July 19, 2011 2:25:43 PM as far as specifics on halo, sorry , i wont even answer because i dont know. what i DO know is, that no matter how big the usb drive is, xbox will only recognize 16 gigs of it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan I use external hard drives instead of console hard drive ? ForumLaptop as Desktop's external USB hard drive ??? ForumOld pc hard drive as external with formating. ForumHow to use old hard drive on new build? ForumTransfer files from external hard drive to PC \'s new hard drive ForumOld hard drive put into a external case - help ForumUsing old hard drive as external . do you need to install an OS? ForumHow to use laptop hard drive as a external usb drive ForumSeagate 2 TB External Hard Drive NOT Recognized on New Windows 7 PC ForumIs there any way to turn an old Ipod into an external hard drive ? ForumIS IT BETTER TO USE A Pre-formatted Hard Drive For Xbox 360 ForumOld xbox hard drive as xbox 360 storage ForumCan an external hard drive be added to a 4gb xbox 360 console ForumI have a 300LE Maxter 40 GB external hard drive which is 12-13 years old . WAs w Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 ForumMissing hard drive? ForumSeagate IDE hard drive not detected ForumBios cant see hard drive ForumFile Name Conflict when backing up to external HD ForumHelp to eject a disc from optical drive with no eject button More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !