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build bootable cd from non-bootable tech-net disk

Posted on 2005-04-21
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trying to build a bootable server 2003 cd from a non-bootable tech-net disk............HELP
Question by:brianwburch

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already tried to create bootable cd with nero with all the server2003 files. i can get to i386 directory and then run "winnt".............i get a message the "unable to create swap file"
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harleyjd earned 1500 total points
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This can be done, but I always thought the Technet evals were bootable.

this Q http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/WinXP/Q_21251358.html has details for XP, the requirement is the same for 2003, but you may not have the correct boot image available.

the following FAQ has a link to the boot files you will require...



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