Can I use one external hard drive to back up two computers?

Answer my external HD backs up 3 pcs.I just plug it in each in turn (when i remember) and copy all the important stuff

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Can I use one external hard drive for two computers?

Yes and Yes, be sure to disconnect it from the cp it is hooked to correctly.

Can a external hard drive be switch between two computers?

I want to hook-up a external hard drive to two computers. how do i get both to read it.?

Two computers cannot directly control the same drive. The equipment does not have the intelligence to manage it.There are two possible ways. Both require a home network:1) Connect the drive to one... Read More »

How do I back up an external hard drive?

Connect External DriveConnect the external hard drive to a PC or Apple computer.Locate External DriveFind the external hard drive by opening up "My Computer" on a PC or a "Finder Window" on an Appl... Read More »