Windows to go on sd card Solved

  1. thomaseg1's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Professional (x64) Version 1903
       #1

    Windows to go on sd card


    Ok I have a church friend who is 150 years old using a win 7 dell laptop which I have
    on occasion had to repair for her (main uses email and skype video).
    This was from the ms sticker a win 8 computer downgraded to win 7.
    She declined my offer to upgrade (as she says "I'll probably dead tomorrow, no sense in it")
    So I was thinking of "windows to go" on a sd card (the computer is capable of booting off it).
    that way she could experience win 10 without installing it.

    anyone have thoughts on this?
    I have a 200 gig micro sd it install it on.
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  2.    #2

    She would probably die before it booted and loaded her email.
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  3.    #3

    As stated, Windows on an SD card, Or USB drive will run way slower then if it is on an internal HDD/SSD. Since she doesn't care or want it, why do it?
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  4.    #4

    And after taking several minutes to load, I doubt she would be impressed.
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  5. Bree's Avatar
    Posts : 11,173
    10 Home x64 (1903) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       #5

    thomaseg1 said: View Post
    She declined my offer to upgrade (as she says "I'll probably dead tomorrow, no sense in it")
    Make sure that she has the KB4493132 update installed - maybe she'll change her mind when she gets fed up with the persistent nagging

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...date-kb4493132
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  6. thomaseg1's Avatar
    Posts : 414
    Windows 10 Professional (x64) Version 1903
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       #6

    thanks for the thoughts
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