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Anyway to make a 16GB Flash Drive into bootable windows?

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by AdamInc, May 6, 2008.

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  1. AdamInc

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    Hi there, so i just picked up a Flash drive and i know your able to make a bootable windows on it for up to 2GB due to the Fat-16 File format.

    What im trying to find out if theres a way to make a 16GB bootable or is it possible to make a 2GB Fat-16 file format for the booting option then install programs, games, files and documents in a NTFS and store everything on the rest of the 14GB.

    Any information would be great thanks.
     
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    Thanks alot richard i'll take a read and see whats possible.
     
  4. johnebadbak

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    As long as your motherboard has usb bootable feature in the bios no problem with making the flash drive bootable.With a fat32 partition not ntfs..
    john..
     
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