Walk through the process of installing Windows 7 from a USB source. In this video, you’ll learn how to :
1. Set boot priorities in the BIOS
2. Configure USB hard-drive emulation
3. Troubleshoot possible issues and implement solutions for images > 2GB
4. Perform the installation4.Perform the installation
This tweak will increase the performance of your external hard drive (s) by turning write caching on as well as activating advanced performance.
In Windows Vista, write caching isn’t enabled by default because removable devices could lose data if removed too quickly. This is great for USB thumb drives that are frequently inserted and removed, but in the case where you have a large hard drive in an external enclosure that’s never disconnected from your computer, this feature can decrease performance. More »