Portable Windows XP for USB Stick

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  1. jack// ani

    jack// ani New Member

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    hi,

    have any one tried portable version of winxp which run on pen drive. is thiat similar to live cd which will run without any os installed on your hdd or something else??

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    ya it there.....it is around 60mb is size....runs on pen drive.
     
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    what did you said vishal???
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    hmmm....no reply!!
     
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    lol, I was telling shaunak about windows XP Live editions :)
     
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    funny way....indeed!! so have you tried that pen drive version.......
     
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    Nope! I hv used XP Live CD but never tried its USB edition :(
     
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    so have u ever tried this version of windows
     
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    I have tried the live cd version and it does not contain any software. It just allows one to browse one' drives. I ddn't find it very useful.
     
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    USB AND LIVE EDITION IS SAME .

    and it is very usefull

    bcoz we can get many portable softwares

    like

    nero
    acronis


    and lot's more

    as we can take a backup of our files when we face unexpected crash
     
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    very useful in such cases ....
     
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    @vishal thanks for the info.

    Thought only *nix had live cds :)
     
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