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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI took out my hard drive from my lap top . I want to get the info off of it and p ForumLap Top Hard Drive ForumHow to connect PC with extended hard drive wirelessly without a network (1 lap t ForumHow to connect PC with extended hard drive wirelessly without a network (1 lap t ForumSwitching a 64 bit hard drive to a 32 bit lap top ForumMissing HDD from newly purchased used lap top ForumWhy the mouses cursor freeze in the lap top pc ? ForumHp lap top hard drive pin adapter ForumUsing A Desktop From My Lap ForumExternal hard drive to lap-top ForumHow to access dell hard drive lap top from desk top ForumReplacing a lap top hard drive Forum3 lap tops . Which one to choose ForumToshiba lap top hard drive ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumHow do I load my files from my windows 7 computer to a hard drive ForumCan only view HP_RECOVERY partition on hard drive. ForumBoth hard drives hang bios on start up? ForumI can see my pen drive in device manager, but not in my comp Forum[Solved] Does an external hard drive "reinstall" software? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !