Using a pc hard drive and lap tops Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: December 13, 2012 7:49 PM in Storage Share donnadiva December 13, 2012 7:44:11 PM Hello, can you use a pc hard drive externally connected to a lap top to fire it up? More about : hard drive lap tops ram1009 a b G Storage December 13, 2012 7:49:14 PM If you mean booting from an external HDD, I believe you can if you're running W7 & possibly W8 and you set your BIOS properly. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhere is the hard drive located on a dell inpiron N4010 lap top Forum retrieving data from broken lap top hard drive? Forum lap top with windows 8.1 doesn't recognize external hard drive (WD MY PASSPORT) Forum Cloned a 150gig drive onto a new 320gig drive using Easus, now although the lap top boots up and runs fine, I can only access Forum Replacing a lap top hard drive Forum I took out my hard drive from my lap top. I want to get the info off of it and p Forum Switching a 64 bit hard drive to a 32 bit lap top Forum How to access dell hard drive lap top from desk top Forum External hard drive to lap-top Forum Operating system cannot find hard drive in lap top Forum Reformatting hard drive on Sony Lap Top Forum Lap Top Hard Drive Forum Amount of Voltage To Run Lap top Hard Drives Forum How to connect PC with extended hard drive wirelessly without a network (1 lap t Forum How to connect PC with extended hard drive wirelessly without a network (1 lap t 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 SolvedUsing current hard drive in new PC Forum SolvedMy charger on lap top will not charge, but the lap top runs fine on power cord. The DVD drive stop working too. Forum SolvedUsing an old hard drive in a new home-built PC Forum Using an older hard drive on my new 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 !