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Ace1023

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Hi. I am not that great at technical stuff so I decided to come here for help. My computer is running Windows XP Home SP2 and it currently has a 30gb hard drive. My cousin recently gave me a 160gb External Hard Drive and I wanted to know if I could change it so that my system could run on that instead is that possible.
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Your system can use both :whistling:

Simply plug in your external hard drive and Plug and Play should automatically recognize it.
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Can I run programs off of my external hard drive and is it possible to switch it out were the 160 becomes the primary drive becuase I am fine with reinstalling windows if that what it involves.
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You can't run Windows off an external drive, sorry :whistling:
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