Memmory card instead of pc hdd Tags: Hard Drives USB Flash Windows XP Storage Last response: November 15, 2012 5:08 AM in Storage Share kabeercb November 14, 2012 3:39:58 PM Hello, may possible to use 4gb, 8gb, 16gb, memmory card or usb flash instead of hdd for install windows xp , windows 7, windows 8 or linux ubundu or any other os More about : memmory card hdd cl-scott a b G Storage November 14, 2012 4:21:34 PM Windows XP and 7: No Windows 8: Maybe Linux: Yes This all assumes that your computer allows the booting off of a memory card, and not all will. babytech215 November 15, 2012 3:44:16 AM There's preloaded Windows on some flash drives like the one here http://www.ebay.com/itm/Microsoft-Windows-7-Ultimate-32... Related resources $7000 Gaming PC - Forum Mobo and Memmory compatability - Forum Helping a friend build a pc instead of buying a laptop - Forum Dx58 so can support 4gb memmory card - Forum Putting new cooling and memmory something? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rahul700 November 15, 2012 4:40:25 AM yes if you are on the same hardware , but if your thinking to use that pendrive as portable OS then "NO" . Though windows 8 supports portable OS feature [I am not sure though , i might have read this somewhere] . Please google it to confirm . babytech215 November 15, 2012 5:08:24 AM Okay, so you make it seem as if it's a manufacture's reinstallation. To my knowledge as well I was never sure of a new installation on a pen drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My PC keeps eating graphics cards Forum 570$+- for CPU, Memmory ,PowerSupply,GraphicsCard,MB Forum 6 months old pc , random freezes even in BIOS! Forum Is this a good system Forum My New Rig! Forum BSOD cant find whats wrong Forum PC showing 2.75GB RAM instead of 4GB Forum Opinions: Small form factor PC Forum newegg.com sucks! where should i buy instead ? Forum USB memory instead of PC 's HDD ? Forum Will my rig bottleneck gtx 680? Forum Best SSD Of 2013, Which is it? Forum Micro sd card problem Forum Memory card not detected in pc Forum [Solved] Blu Ray not working off raid card.... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !