Do i need an operating system on a backup hard drive Tags: Homebuilt Backup Hard Drives Systems Last response: January 4, 2013 11:29 PM in Systems Share jrhutchc January 4, 2013 10:18:06 PM Hello, Do i need an OS on a backup internal hard drive or can i delete everything except my files? More about : operating system backup hard drive o1die a b B Homebuilt system January 4, 2013 11:29:34 PM I clone a backup drive, then disconnect it to use for emergencies only, since I've had a couple of ssd's fail, but none recently. They're getting more reliable. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Do i need an operating system on a backup hard drive Forum SolvedWhen you clone your hard drive do you backup your operating system also? Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drives backup files or operating system? Forum SolvedIf I get a new Hard Drive do I need a new copy of operating system? Forum SolvedI want to install six operating systems on one hard drive, need help Forum New hard drive need to reinstall operating system Forum No Operating System Detected - Do I Need A New Hard Drive? Forum Solvedhow do i transfer specific files and operating system from one hard drive to another? Forum SolvedBuilding a new computer and I want to use my old hard drive but I'm getting a new operating system Forum SolvedReinstalling operating system from which hard drive Forum Solvedreplaced hard drive and now get no operating system found its a vistasystem hp laptop Forum SolvedOperating system hard drive question? Forum SolvedHard drive not recognized until after using a partition software. (No operating system found.) Forum SolvedDo you have to format and partition a hard drive on a reinstalled operating system Forum SolvedOperating System Not Found Hard Drive Damage Won't Boot from Disc Forum Software to backup the operating system on drive C Forum I have a 32-Bit Windows 7 system that has three 2 TB hard drives in addtion to the 64GB SSD operating system drive. I tried t Forum Solved2 hard drives with an operating system in one computer. want to uninstall one operating system Forum Can I transfer a hard drive to another pc and use the operating system instantly? Forum SolvedHow to install operating system in a external hard drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !