How to install windows xp in a laptop who does not accept external dvd Tags: Hard Drives DVD Windows XP Storage Last response: August 15, 2010 4:46 PM in Storage Share TEDDY57 August 15, 2010 1:56:04 PM i format my hard disk FAT32 with external floppy but when i try to plug the external DVD TOSHIBA R100 PORTEGE does not recognise the DVD WHAT CAN I DO TO INSTALL WINDOWS XP? More about : install windows laptop accept external dvd jefe323 a b G Storage August 15, 2010 4:46:51 PM here is a guide to install xp from a flash drive: http://www.boot-land.net/forums/?showtopic=4900 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to install win 7 pro 64 and win xp 32 in RAID1 & as dual boot? ForumDVD will not boot Windows 7 Pro install disk ForumI will pay $180 to anyone who can solve this problem ForumWho is purchasing Windows 8? ForumLaptop as Desktop's external USB hard drive??? ForumNo matter how many times i clean install windows xp it will not install the ethe ForumMatshita DVD RAM UJ-850S ATA Device problems ForumHow to install windows xp on a new external hard drive ForumHidden Windows XP photo image-transfer wizard ForumWindows Vista on Notebooks: Why and What Hardware? ForumWindows 7 clean install hangs at starting windows screen ForumWindows XP vs. Vista: The Benchmark Rundown ForumF6 XP Install prob w/Intel RAID floppy ForumWho Designed This Crap? The Great Ipod Scam ForumExternal USB Backup Solution: HD or DVD ? ForumInstall OS on laptop from another laptop ? Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 ForumHow to repair external hard disk ForumRecover data from External Hard drive ForumExternal hd partion deletion More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !