External drive that will back up the operating system Tags: Cyberpower External Drive Software Systems Last response: May 17, 2011 12:52 PM in Systems Share gkatlakela May 17, 2011 4:01:36 AM Hello, I am looking to buy an external drive that will back up the operating system as well as the software and files. More about : external drive back operating system | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove rolli59 May 17, 2011 12:52:40 PM Welcome! Just curious, why backup the OS? | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>External drive that will back up the operating system> Related ressources: ForumHow do I back up my Win7 op systm to my external hard drive ForumBest application to back up external hard drive to a redundancy drive ? ForumBack up operating system ForumHow to use a western digital external hard drive to back up my pc hard drive Forumback up external hard drive for my laptop ForumExternal Hard Drives backup files or operating system ? ForumBack Up to an external hard Drive ForumI need to recover data from a Back-Up external drive . ForumHow to install operating system in a external hard drive ForumInstructions for two hard drives with one dedicated to operating system and the Forum"Missing operating system " on boot up ... ForumDo i need an operating system on a backup hard drive Forum2 500gb sata 6 0 drives (1 for operating system 1 for back-up ) 2 500 sata 3 0 dr ForumHard drive operating system vista ForumCan I Back Up WindowsXP Operating System ? ForumXfx 680 half price ForumNeed Advice on this system ForumUpgrading system ForumImproper 20+TX power connectors prevent a system start? ForumSystem WONT power up...have power and known good cord More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !