Hard Drive Tags: Hard Drives Laptops HD Storage Last response: January 13, 2013 8:05 PM in Storage Share Anonymous Laptop Expert January 7, 2013 6:47:22 PM If attach external HD to my laptop. Look up data from my external HD on my laptop . Will the data I looked at be recorded on my laptop although the information is stored on my external HD THank you More about : hard drive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to Anonymous Register or log in to remove portablesounds January 13, 2013 8:05:21 PM Nope. Simply looking at files doesn't copy them. You have to copy them to your HDD for it to show up without the external HDD. | Report abuse Reply to portablesounds Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Hard Drive> Related ressources: ForumHard Drive Bottlenecking my computer? Help please ForumWD "My Passport" Hard Drive huge issue. ForumIs My Hard Drive About To Kick The Bucket? ForumRepair input /output device error on external hard drive ForumJust bought a p850 series that had the hard drive crash and then replaced, windo ForumHard drive capacity shrinking! ForumAdd Second Hard Drive ForumNeed up to date SSD advice. ForumBoot Issues - Adding 2nd Hard Drive ForumPlease help me pick out a hard drive and motherboard. :) ForumMy external hard drive wont move music to my hard drive ForumHow to recover data after formatting hard drive? ForumIs my External Hard Drive compatible with Laptop? ForumAccessing files from rescued hard drive ForumVerbatim hard drive file recovery ForumHard drive choice for Raid 1 ForumWhat is the most reliable external hard drive for PC? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !