Is it possible to install MAMP on an external drive? appsolute GmbH December 22, 2015 12:22 Updated Follow No, MAMP has to be installed on the system drive. Related articles Where is more information about MAMP Cloud functions? Will MAMP work if the MAMP folder is not located in the Applications directory? Where is my MySQL database data located? Where can I find the log files? My MySQL Server will not start? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.