Booting a windows XP recovery disc from a flash drive or external hard drive Tags: Security Data Recovery Windows XP Flash Drive External Hard Drive Last response: February 9, 2011 1:33 PM in Windows XP Share racevedo February 3, 2011 8:57:31 PM My mother setup a win XP password and forgot it, I dont have an external CD drive so I need to setup a recovery disk on a Flash drive is this doable? More about : booting windows recovery disc flash drive external hard drive makaveli2007 February 9, 2011 1:33:33 PM yes i think you can install winxp from USB here some guides chose one which will suite you http://komku.blogspot.com/2008/11/install-windows-xp-us... http://www.msfn.org/board/topic/111406-how-to-install-x... http://en.kioskea.net/faq/3065-installing-windows-xp-fr... http://liliputing.com/2008/04/install-windows-xp-on-min... hops thats would help you Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Booting a windows XP recovery disc from a flash drive or external hard drive Forum I can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not able to access it Forum Help booting windows xp from 4gig flash drive . Forum Tutorial: Installing XP Home/Professional from a Flash Drive Forum Hard Drive Crash - now will not boot except from Recovery Kit disc Forum Windows XP won't install from a disc Forum Whiped hard drive . no htcp.will not boot or take recovery disc ? Forum Install windows xp recovery disc from flash drive Forum XP Won't Boot WIth Large Hard Drive Forum Installed Xp over windows 7 with external Hard Drive . Forum 0x7B after loading the XP inst. from external optical drive Forum I bought acer recovery discs for my new hard drive but its not working! Forum I can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not in my comp Forum Hard Drive Recovery (Partition size shown, but not there) Forum Using old hard drive as external . do you need to install an OS? Forum HELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !