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how to install xp without a cd drive lol


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#1 Johnny Boy

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Posted 24 March 2009 - 08:50 PM

okay, i have a laptop taht has a dead cd drive...its a dell inspiron 1000. is there any way to install XP onto it without the cd drive being replaced? , if ur goign to suggest USB can you point me in a direction of a good tutorial because alot of them are un clear.
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Posted 25 March 2009 - 05:51 AM

Just get a external cdrom drive that plugs into a usb port

Click this link for more details: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16827106283

Edited by freelancer88, 25 March 2009 - 05:58 AM.

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