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Old 17th February 2009, 09:53   #1
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Does anyone know how to Install Ubuntu on External HDD and make it bootable via USB drive, also can we use one partition to be used in Windows XP and the other for Ubuntu

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Yes. both the options are possible.

Ubuntu Full installation to an external USB Hard drive | USB Pen Drive Linux

SUCCESS - Breezy loaded on external USB drive ! - Ubuntu Forums

I have used partitions for xp and UBUNTU successfully.

But I think your BIOS needs to support the feature of external Harddrives. USB pendrives is an easier option though.

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