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Boot USB Drive to run Ghost 2003

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Hi

I've got a laptop drive in a usb caddy and I'd like to use it to boot several different XP pcs and then ghost the O/s

So far I've made a ghost boot disk with usb 2.0 drivers(it spans two disks). This works fine as a basic method of ghosting to my USB drive... but as I'll be backing up to this drive regularly it would be easier to boot from the USB.

I've copied the files to a small fat partition on the usb drive and made it active.
AUTOEXEC.BAT
GHOST\GHOST.EXE
GUEST.EXE
CONFIG.SYS
IO.SYS
MOUSE.COM
MOUSE.INI
MSDOS.SYS
COMMAND.COM
USB\aspiehci.sys



On the first machine (a Compaq D530), when I try and boot from the USB drive (after changing boot order in BIOS) I get:

"Attempting to boot from USB Device - remove disks or other media"

Any help much appreciated

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