Building a USB WinXP boot image for Dell Mini

I've a few Mini's I bought and one of them has Linux by mistake. I've plenty of XP licenses but need to install XP on this. I assume I can boot from a USB CD drive, but I was thinking about building a USB bootable flash drive for this.

Anyone have simple, quick steps to image a 4GB USB flash drive to boot / install XP SP3? I have SP3 iso downloaded from MSDN on my PC, or I have SP2 on CD/DVD.


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Here's a nice, easy to understand guide:

Of course, this will only work if your machine is capable of booting from USB; not all are.  


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There are several ways to do it. This is for the EEE, but should work.

Another tut to check
mrjoltcolaAuthor Commented:
Thanks, I was hoping someone could post a personal recommendation, though. I already Googled.

Have you guys tried those utilities or approaches?
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Still typing too slow.    ; )
>> you guys tried those utilities

Sorry. I don't do XP much, but I saw good feedback from somebody else that tried it.
mrjoltcolaAuthor Commented:
okey dokey. Well thanks for the links, I'll give them a try. If no other answers come in the next 30 minutes I'll score the question.

mrjoltcolaAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys.
Thank you much.    : )
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