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......... m 0 l 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..... m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources do I really need to use an external HD to ghost my old hard drive? Forum SolvedExternal hard drive use for Mac and PC Forum SolvedOld pc hard drive as external with formating. Forum SolvedHow to recover files from external hard drive that was first used on a mac, but now I have a PC Forum USB 2.0 ide hard drive external kit - can I use with old ".. Forum SolvedExternal hard drive fine on laptop but all of a sudden not being detected on TV or Xbox Forum Can I use old laptop hard drive in new PC Forum Solvediomga external hard drive used for both macand pc??? HELP Forum How to use Hitachi Deskstar 500gb internal hard drive from defunkt pc as an external drive on my laptop Forum SolvedReformatting old hard drive to use as slave on xp pc Forum Is it possible to use an external hard drive for a new pc recovery of systems installed from factory? Sorry if that is confu Forum SolvedI just got a new case and motherboard for my pc, using my old hard drive, however its seems a ton slower than usual Forum How to use a western digital external hard drive to back up my Window 8 pc hard Forum Can I use an old extra Hard Drive to improve current PC? Forum SolvedUsing an old hard drive in a new home-built PC Forum Using old hard drive as external. do you need to install an OS? Forum How to use a western digital external hard drive to back up my pc hard drive Forum Xbox Internal/External Hard Drive Forum SolvedCan an external hard drive be added to a 4gb xbox 360 console Forum Plugging an external hard drive to network without using 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 !