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I NEED TO LOAD WIN XP ONTO MY SONY VAIO NOTEBOOK WHICH IS THE CHEAPEST WAY .I HAVE AN AMACOM XTERNAL CD RE-WRITER BUT HAVE LOST THE POWER CORD can i load onto an external hard-dive and transfer to my notebook?

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Assuming you have an xp license ...you can copy the winxp disk to a flash drive (usb) and boot from the usb drive to install windows.....you'll need to make the Flash drive bootable and you'll need to change the boot order in the viao's bios

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