[kwlug-disc] FreeDOS

Raul Suarez rarsa at yahoo.com
Thu May 28 23:27:19 EDT 2009


This seems to be a good step by step

http://www.defectivekit.net/2007/02/guide-install-windows-without-cd-rom-or.html

Raul Suarez

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--- On Thu, 5/28/09, Oksana Goertzen <ogoertzen at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Oksana Goertzen <ogoertzen at gmail.com>
> Subject: [kwlug-disc] FreeDOS
> To: "KWLUG discussion" <kwlug-disc at kwlug.org>
> Received: Thursday, May 28, 2009, 10:16 PM
> Hello Everyone,
> 
> I have in my possession an old PIII Toshiba Tablet.  It
> has no cd rom in it
> and it doesn't boot from USB.  I need to reinstall
> Windows on it.  I'm 
> thinking of taking the hard drive out, partitioning it with
> Linux, making one
> 
> partition bootable, loading FreeDOS on that partition and
> putting the
> install files for the XP Tablet edition on there and
> setting it up again.
> Has anyone attempted anything like this?  Does this sound
> like it might
> 
> work?  It also supports PXE boot (something I've never
> worked with, 
> but will be soon - however I want to set it up before
> then).  :)
> 
> Thanks, Oksana
> 
> 
> 
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