Re: Installing Windows 7 to a USB harddisk
"Win7Usb" <Win7Usb@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> I'm tryingto install Win 7 to a USB harddisk but I'm getting an error
> message saying that Win 7 can not be installed on a USB drive. Microsoft
> support people say it could be done, but they would not offer help. Has
> anyone an idea?
Just like Windows XP and Vista before it, you can not install the operating
system onto a USB (or any other external) drive. The installation program
won't allow it. What I suspect the MS people thought you were doing is
attempting to install Win 7 FROM a USB drive.