Booting from a USB memory card

Posted on 2005-04-11
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
Is there an way of booting from USB memory card?
Question by:jclobocar
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    You are going to need a motherboard whose BIOS supports booting from a USB device.

    How to create a bootable USB key
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    by:Pete Long
    Booting From USB pen/Thumb Drives

    First and foremost your PC's BIOS MUST support booting from a USB Device
    see The Facts Behind Bootability & USB Memory Devices

    This utility will formay a USB Key and make it bootable
    Windows-based Format Utility for HP Drive Key or DiskOnKey USB Device

    **** More cool USB Drive stuff*****

    Use your drive as a security device
    Logon with it
    Make it a portable Web Browser
    Make it a portable Email Client
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    by:Pete Long

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