is this drive bootable via Thunderbolt?

  • Asked by David C W from Atlanta
  • Oct 24, 2012
LaCie 1TB Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series Hard Drive

LaCie 1TB Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series Hard Drive

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3 Answers from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    Yes.

    You can use Disk Utility System Restore or Carbon Copy Cloner to clone your internal hard drive or any bootable volume to the Rugged.

    It will be able to boot your modern Intel based Mac whether connected via USB 3.0, USB2.0, or Thunderbolt.

    • Answered by Mike M from Beaverton
    • Oct 26, 2012
  • yes if you format it right for the mac.

    • Answered by Maxwell H from Woodland
    • Mar 23, 2013
  • Yes it is and it works awesome.

    • Answered by Robert M from Helotes
    • Jul 12, 2013