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How Do I Install Windows 10 To An External SSD Drive Under My Particular Config? [duplicate]

I know there are a dozen other threads on this, and I've read through quite a few of them, but none of the methods outlined in the answers seem to work for me. I've got Parallels Desktop installed ...
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How to install Windows on USB drive on MacBook? [duplicate]

The hard drive in my MacBook has only 128Gb of space. I therefore wanted to install Windows on an USB drive. The Windows installer doesn't allow me to select the USB drive however. Questioning the ...
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Can't install Windows on Boot Camp (Retina MacBook Pro, mid-2015)

Running High Sierra (APFS, unencrypted) with up-to-date Boot Camp Assistant (6.1.0) — clean OS install a couple days ago. Running into trouble at every step of the process, with both Windows 10 64-...
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Running Windows 7 from SD card on a Macbook Air

This question has already been asked here before, but I feel I'm missing something or don't understand something from the answers. I have a MacBook Air - very little space left. I have a 128GB SD ...
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Installing Windows 10 to an External Hard Drive SSD

I have a 2016 MacBook Pro, with Touch Bar, running macOS Sierra (10.12.2). I am trying to install Windows 10 to a new external SSD using Boot Camp Assistant. I have read numerous methods detailing ...
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Is it possible to install 2 windows under 1 mac?

I don't want to use virtual machine software because of performance issues. So I want to use Mac and has Mac OS. And from time to time use Windows, but I want to install 2 Windows (because I need to ...
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Is it possible to run a windows OS off a Flash drive/thumb drive on a Mac?

In theory, is it possible to run Windows OS off a flash drive, so that on starting up the machine, if the stick was in the USB slot, it would startup on that 'hard disk' and run windows programs off ...
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Windows external hard drive not detected in Startup Disk List

I am trying to set up an external hard drive with a copy of Windows 10 that I can boot from my MacBook Pro (Early 2015). I used the procedure posted by Alex Lambert in the following thread: Is it ...
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Using bootcamp on an external drive - Can you run it on different mac computers?

If I were to use a portable ssd as the bootcamp partition, would I be able to use it on different mac computers?
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iMac-Pro(Win 10) NO Ethernet controller Driver (NO BOOTCAMP)

After successfully installing WIN10 on my iMac-Pro without BOOTCAMP, I was able to manually install the windows support(BOOTCAMP) drivers, and all of them work fine. Except the Ethernet Controller ...
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Audio not working on Windows 10 installed on external SSD running on iMac

I installed Windows 10 (April 18 update) on external SSD drive that can be selected on the iMac's startup. Run the Boot Camp Windows Support Software and everything is fine, Apple mouse & keyboard,...
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bcdboot “Failure when attempting to copy boot files” when attempting to install Windows on external hard drive

I'm installing Windows 10 on a external hard drive using a 2015 MacBook following these instructions: Is it possible to use Boot Camp with Windows 10 from an external HDD? When running the ‘bcdboot’ ...
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Can I boot my mac from my old windows hard disk?

Recently, my old windows computer broke down and I decided to purchase a Mac to replace it , and so far, it has been great! I have thought about using bootcamp to install windows on the mac as well, ...
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Mac Pro booting to Kali Linux screen without HDD installed

I'm in a bit of a predicament. Once upon a time, I installed rEFInd on my 2012 Mac Pro. I eventually removed it. I believe I also once tried to install Kali Linux in a dual boot environment. Fast ...
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Kingston Predator showing up as “External” Drive in Disk Utility, Blocking Boot Camp Install

I installed a 480GB Kingston Predator PCIe flash SSD in a 2009 Mac Pro. It worked great after installing macOS Sierra. Boots fast and is very snappy. Went to install Windows using Boot Camp and I ...

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