Making a Windows XP Boot CD Without the Original?

Answer A boot CD is a utility that allows you to repair your Windows installation from a safe distance, running directly off the CD rather than loading up the operating system. The Windows XP Install CD m... Read More »

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How to Boot to DOS Mode in Windows 98 Without a Floppy Drive?

For computers built in the Windows 98 era, the traditional way to boot a computer in MS-DOS mode was to use a floppy boot disk. However, Windows 98 includes two ways to boot to MS-DOS mode even if ... Read More »

How to Fix a "Can't Boot" or "Hal.Dll Not Found" Problem Easy Without Losing Data on Windows XP?

Have you tried booting up and receiving the most annoying message ever? "Can't boot" or "Hal.dll not found"? Well, as long as you have the Windows XP disc, there should be no problem in fixing it W... Read More »

How do I format a Windows XP home system hard drive without the original recovery disc.?

Just put the disk in and boot to it. Then when asked select format HDD then it will reinstall xp after formating is completed. Hope this helps :-)

If I boot windows on an sdd is anything else sped up besides just the boot time?

The short answer is yes. Anything that requires accessing the disk will be faster. Everything is stored on your disk so it will be copied in to ram faster from a SSD.