install windows from usb stick ?

Tamarc

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Could any of you good folk tell me if its possible to install Xp Pro from a usb stick ? the optical drive i suspect is faulty,though not sure,would like to confirm before buying a new dvd drive for the lappy
 

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Ther are tools which will automate the creating of the bootable usb stick.

I think win2flash is a popular tool.

Make sure your Bios supports booting from USB.
 

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yes I did it last week .. and installed without any problems
 
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