Operating System installation Tags: Hard Drives Windows 98 Storage Last response: September 19, 2012 9:29 PM in Storage Share SACKYBUBBA September 19, 2012 3:31:44 AM Hello, Can windows 98 be installed on an external "mybook" drive? More about : operating system installation cl-scott a b G Storage September 19, 2012 5:10:48 PM No. Windows cannot be installed on external drives period. The lone exception to this would be Windows 8, and even then only within certain limitations. m 0 l SACKYBUBBA September 19, 2012 9:29:39 PM SACKYBUBBA said:Hello, Can windows 98 be installed on an external "mybook" drive? THANKS m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved32-bit Operating System previously installed on Mobo will it have an affect on doing clean OS installation? Forum installation operating system Forum SolvedInstallation of two Operating systems on one Computer Forum Samsung laptop does not start also does not accept any operating system installation Forum SolvedVirtual Box Install 64 bit operating system Forum Have no operating system installation disk but need to use command prompt to rep Forum SolvedHow to install operating system on my built PC? Forum Dell operating system installation disk Forum Multiple installation of same operating system on same machine Forum Factory installation disc operating system Forum Compaq Presario R3000 installation of operating system Forum Operating system installation after motherboard taken out Forum SolvedHow to Install Operating System Forum SolvedInstalling a operating system on a ssd. Forum Operating System Installation Help... Forum SolvedNot able to install any Operating System on my hard disk Forum SolvedHow can I install windows 8 on a new system with no operating system? Forum Solvedcan i install a new operating system in my lap top that needs activation Forum SolvedChanging current system to Sata III and installing operating system Forum SolvedInstalling Operating system without a Bootable USB Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !