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Anyone know how to create a bootable windows disk?

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Anyone know how to create a bootable windows disk?

Postby acsguitar » Wed Aug 03, 2005 1:13 pm

So I want to reinstall Windows XP on my PC on another harddrive..

I don't have the disk's anymore but I have a valid XP Activation code..

So I have the XP ISO on disk that I downloaded and burned.

however, I want it to load up on another harddrive..Therefore it would need to autorunwhen I select boot from cd in bios...

Anyone know how to do that? Nero?
I'm too lazy to make a sig at the moment
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Postby shpuck » Wed Aug 03, 2005 2:27 pm

Sounds reasonable. I seem to remember that in Nero (or Roxio) or any of those programs, there is an option to make the disk bootable.

Worse comes to worse, you could always make a DOS disk from an older OS, and then use that to initialize you PC.

Since you have the ISO, it might even be bootable when you burn it. I think that all Win XP disks are bootable.
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Postby acsguitar » Wed Aug 03, 2005 5:55 pm

I think i got it done with Nero! Wooo wooo
I'm too lazy to make a sig at the moment
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Postby Kingctb27 » Wed Aug 03, 2005 6:01 pm

acsguitar wrote:I think i got it done with Nero! Wooo wooo

Congrats to ACS ;-D
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Postby acsguitar » Wed Aug 03, 2005 6:04 pm

kingctb27 wrote:
acsguitar wrote:I think i got it done with Nero! Wooo wooo

Congrats to ACS ;-D


My computer hacking skills are awesome
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Postby HiddenIdentity » Wed Aug 03, 2005 8:27 pm

acsguitar wrote:
kingctb27 wrote:
acsguitar wrote:I think i got it done with Nero! Wooo wooo

Congrats to ACS ;-D


My computer hacking skills are awesome


Good. Cause girls only like guys with great skills
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