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Laptop Hard Drive broken?

Last response: in Storage
June 23, 2012 4:34:54 PM

my laptop hdd is broken can i use an external hdd?
a b D Laptop
a c 353 G Storage
June 23, 2012 4:50:04 PM

If you use a Operating system that can be booted from an "USB" drive and laptop ALLOWS booting from USB device.
In General the Answer is NO, ie you can not run windows 7, or XP, from an extrenal drive. There are some limited exception.

Just replace the HDD and reload your operating system.