Installing Win2000 on a PC without CDROM
Posted on 2003-11-15
I have a laptop that does not have CDROM and I want to install Windows2000 on it. I'm able to boot from a floppy with TCPIP and connect to a remote PC with a Win2000 installation CD in CDROM.
I created a FAT16 partiton using my boot diskette on C:\ drive and run I386\winnt via a mapped drive. The DOS portion of setup completes OK, PC restarts and I'm getting a message "..unable to locate setup files..Setup can not continue". What could be the problem?