Windows 10: Laptop works with no HD

  1.    25 Dec 2017 #1

    Laptop works with no HD


    If I disconnect the HD from my PC it does not start.

    But my wife's old Compaq Laptop, provided is powered on mains it works OK with the HD removed.
    And the 3 partiotions I made originally on the HD are still visible & contain all the files & connects on the Internet OK.

    The properties of its C:/ main partition show 145GBs.

    How does it work without the HD where presumably I installed Win 8.1 & all the other programs & files.

    And the same with my old Acer notebook.
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  2. Posts : 736
    W10 Pro (desktop), W10 (laptop), W10 (laptop), W10Pro (tablet)
       25 Dec 2017 #2

    See my answer in the Win 8 forum.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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