RealBeastMay 27, 2012, 10:24 PM +1 for pendrivelinux.Brett -- I have lots of Windows disk images from my MSDN subscription and I rarely burn any to CD/DVD, that's just so 2005. Once you have these three files, copy them to WAIK Files folder that you have created in the above step.Step 3: Copy all the contents of Windows 7 installation DVD to The question asks, “How can I install Windows 7…?”, and the first step of your answer is “All you have to do is install Windows Vista or Windows 7…” Chicken? Install Windows like you normally would from DVD.This method should also work if your computer has a card reader, such as for SD cards. http://dataforceus.com/hard-drive/install-windows-7-to-external-hard-drive-for-another-computer.html
I used windows xp to run the script, and at the end I got some errors. A internal Hdd has to be present on some systems as device controller will not work without one. There were no easy-to-use tools back then. Since machine was already 64 bit I used FS=NTFS instead.
Thanks to your site instructions, and a little work, I was able to install Windows 7 to a Patriot 16GB USB drive. Bob Reply haken June 18, 2016 hi bob, can u do a video on this as guide and show us on youtube. The files might still work, but the Windows 7 AIK iso is a little over half a gig larger.http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=5753 Travis Stein saysJanuary 21, 2013 at 9:05 pm Was pulling my hair
Rumanoid saysFebruary 23, 2014 at 2:37 am -----DOES NOT WORK----- AFTER FINISHING ALL STEPS AND REBOOTING, WINDOWS LOGO STOPS IN MIDST OF THE ANIMATION, BLUE SCREEN FLASHES/SAYS ERROR-----DOES NOT WORK----- Daniel i run through all the steps. first delete all partitions on your empty target drive by right clicking in diskmgmt. Make External Hard Drive Bootable Windows 7 Installation Before going through the previous steps make the following: 1- The WAIK folder and Windows Folder save them in any partition of the usb had disk Then go on with the
It gave me an error about not being able to lock the partition but Bootsect command worked anyway. Install Windows 7 From External Hard Drive Without Formatting Suresh saysNovember 16, 2012 at 6:36 pm The ZIP file link is broken. admin saysMay 29, 2014 at 2:20 pm Chris, we have recently published a better and easier method. http://bootableusb.net/make-bootable-external-hdd-install-windows-78/ I wouldnt mind saving money to get a higher capacity storage over a lower capacity but im a speed hog.
Enter the following commands in the same order as I did here: diskpart list disk select disk z (where z is the number corresponding for your USB disk. How To Install Windows 7 From Internal Hard Drive really wish people wouldn't put things like this online unless they worked. ON TOP OF THAT, IT KEEPS DELETING MY MASTER BOOT RECORD ON MY SYSTEM DISK.IF I WASN'T CRIPPLED, I'D TRACK YOUR ASS DOWN, TIE YOU TO MY BUMPER AND DRAG YOUR Video kiralandığında oy verilebilir.
now i facing with the Blue Screen! used acronis. Install Windows 10 From External Hard Drive pavel prozorov saysFebruary 10, 2016 at 12:21 pm i find error not imgx.exe true imagex.exe ty for help in install on usb aslfkjhasfkdh saysFebruary 2, 2016 at 11:52 pm BADLY needed Boot Windows 7 From External Hard Drive windows cannot be installed on this drive message….can anyone tell me what have i done wrong?i have followed the exact same procedure which has been given on top still im not
Open the command prompt screen (as administrator) and type the commands: F: cd boot bootsect.exe /nt60 g: Also, don't forget to triple check the target location so you don't accidentally delete http://dataforceus.com/hard-drive/external-hard-drive-enclosure.html it will work only in the laptop i installed it with, only in the same port i originally used. microsoft make a usb programe http://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msstore/html/pbPage.Help_Win7_usbdvd_dwnToolall you need do is run it and point it to the iso file. for your external harddisk (mine was Disk 1) select disk 1 list partition --> Find out partition number for your partition J: (mine was Partition 3) select Partition 3 active 5. Install Windows 8 From External Hard Drive
Works like a charm. Himanshu saysJuly 4, 2012 at 2:17 pm after completion of all above steps getting below error when booting on USB SEAGATE GO FLEX HDDA Disk Read Error Occurred Press CLT + Ask a new question Read More Windows 7 External Hard Drive Related Resources i have installed ubuntu 10.10 and isert my external hdd to copy some files. weblink keith saysApril 13, 2013 at 2:31 am this is not working.
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I am SO close, when I do the last command though it tells me that either the directory name is invalid or that the system cannot find the Reply Håkan Lundberg July 27, 2016 Think I'll give up.
Some people may think that this is nothing new since you can mount ISOs within Windows using various tools but the key is that you can boot from an ISO that Booted up perfectly Tony T saysNovember 27, 2011 at 2:50 am I would really like to get this to work. Please correct this! 😀 Friggi saysJanuary 20, 2013 at 7:33 pm I though I followed then instruction 100% but when I try to boot up from USB, then LP boots up Install Windows On External Hard Drive Mac More by StevenTyler:Add instructable to: Contest GroupRelatedInstall Windows Vista directly from Hard drive – NO DVD or USB needed!by StevenTylerInstall Windows 7 without USB or DVD without upgrading!by StevenTylerInstall Windows 8-7
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Can't go anywhere from there. check over here Jaime saysApril 21, 2013 at 8:19 am Well, thanks for the suggestions.
HEELP KP saysOctober 2, 2012 at 4:51 am Can someone help me fix the corrupted boot sector of my hard drive? Thanks for nothing. It links to http://reboot.pro/10126/page__view__findpost__p__88282 which does not exist Jesus saysNovember 11, 2012 at 12:08 am Hi,I have done this and all runs perfectly with the exception of the virtual memory as It bluescreened, and now it keeps saying that that installation was interrupted and it needs to restart the computer and restart the installation.
Can always email me the zip file if you can. I was able to install it on my Fujitsu netbook, only if I set the SATA to IDE mode. Now you can install Windows as usual. Very frustrating!!HELP PLEASE!!
Lots of old used spare computer parts everywhere! Even on an older laptop with a Pentium M. Try one of the following links:http://reboot.pro/10126/#entry88282 http://reboot.pro/index.php?app=core&module=attach§ion=attach&attach_id=10559--------------------------------------For people reporting broken downloads of Windows Automated Installation Kit: the correct md5 of KB3AIK_EN.iso is 1e73b24a89eceab9d50585b92db5482f.Regards, R?mak???a Andi saysSeptember 6, 2012 at 11:35 pm SuVuTi saysNovember 8, 2012 at 5:41 am It works with 64 bit windows also.
Follow all the prompts and you're on your way.I should note at this point that unless you've created a partition on your netbook's hard drive, installing Windows 7 will overwrite whatever I was wondering about step 5, I guess the command should be: "bootsect X: /nt60" !!? I formatted with Fat32 as instructed, but I copied the 64-bit Windows version onto it? Click to ...Show All Items How to CLEAN Install Windows 8 directly from Hard drive – NO DVD or USB needed!
If this method actually worked these are the steps you need but I think this guide is broken, or I cant find a solution for the life of me. why? but then two things happen: when i plug the usb into another laptop and boot from external HDD, i get "Operating System Not Found." when i plug it back into the LOW AND BEHOLD it booted right into installation and now everything works fine.
We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Create two folders named Windows Files and WAIK Files on your desktop or any other drive which has a minimum of 5 GB free space.Step 2: Download the ZIP file from