Go Back   Hardware Canucks > SOFTWARE > O/S's, Drivers & General Software

    
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11 (permalink)  
Old March 20, 2009, 12:17 PM
enaberif's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Calgahree, AB
Posts: 10,574
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Evylldemon View Post
lol, for the second time, please read the post. I'm not trying to install ON a USB, i'm trying to install FROM a USB. i.e. I'm installing Windwos onto an internal HDD but I have a copy of the Windows isntallation CD on a USB key.
I did! But I just misunderstood.

Just create the USB key to be bootable , copy the files onto it and fly at er.

Should work.

But then again you may need to alter the Windows XP files to recognize a USB key during install.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Installing a new waterblock shayan288 Water Cooling 20 March 19, 2009 02:17 PM
installing OS Jim Guides & How-to's 6 January 29, 2009 12:52 PM
Best way of installing raid 1 Phobia Storage 3 January 8, 2009 10:55 PM
installing a motherboard Defiant CPU's and Motherboards 8 December 17, 2008 12:38 PM
help installing heatsink Zippoh Air Cooling 26 December 9, 2008 08:36 PM