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Install OS with no CD or USB

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January 21, 2013 11:33:23 PM

I just received an old tablet. Its a Fujitsu Stylistic ST5010. Its basically a laptop, minus the keyboard. I just installed some extra ram, and it came with no hard drive so i through one in i had laying around. The problem is, I cant install an OS because there is no CD drive, and it doesnt seem to want to boot to a USB drive. Unfortunately im locked out of the BIOS.

I want to either install XP or Ubuntu. Dont care which. I just want the thing to mess around with, i realize its going to suck. I read something about how you could Netboot it, but i have no idea what this is or how id go about doing it. So any help would be great. Thanks.

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January 22, 2013 1:47:44 AM

Cool, thanks that looks like it should do the trick.
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January 22, 2013 1:56:19 AM

You need to look at PXE boot then
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