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Pluto56

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I know someone wanting to do this. They believe that XP is better with music files.
Their question is: Windows 7 is on the internal hard drive. They want to put XP on an external hard drive. Is this possible? Will they be able to boot to either/or at startup? Or do they need to partition the internal hard drive to have both on that drive? As I understand, an external hard drive is primarily used for storage, not for an OS.

Any and all replies appreciated!
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XP cannot be installed to an external drive, nor can it be run from one.
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Thanks for the confirmation. I didn't think it would work. Thanks again.
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