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Install WinXP on External HDD

Postby ralphtan » Fri May 27, 2005 7:29 am

Hi i will like to know how i can install a Winxp on my external HDD while my primary drive also have a WinXP.
I tried booting up from a winxp startup Disc and select the External HDD to be install but is being forbided by the system.
Thus i take out the External Hdd and fix onto the CPU as the primary Drive and install the WinXp.Install successfully.Thus i unfix the HDD and fix it to my external casing.During booting time,I failed to load Windows.It prompt me to select the LAst Known good configuration, safe mode. or start windows normally...I tried all the option and all option show the progress status bar... half loaded then reboot again.

So Pls advice how i go about doing that and what the best way?
Note: I checked my bios and select it to boot from external Hdd.

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