Can I boot from a network hard drive

By kenwas
Nov 20, 2010
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  1. whats the happy hap peep's ? >_<

    ok well im kinda a nooby to networking/server stuf.

    so I have been looking all over the place to find out if I can boot an alternative o.s. frum a network hard drive.

    so fare all i can thaink of is a external hd.

    What i need is to boot-up a partion (or what ever) of a o.s. on any pc in my network.

    any info is greatly wanted
    thank you for your time

  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Hey Ken,
    If you have "boot from a Network drive" option in the computers bios, enable that option. Then you need to tell the computer where the "network drive" is located and what its name or ID is... on the network

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