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Formating my laptop without cd


I have an A 105 toshiba laptop, whose dvd writter has been damaged! Being a student i ca'nt afford one right now! Can you please help me formating it without using a XP cd? Is it possible to get XP with a USB, if yes then how? Can you also tell me the rate of a new CD-DVD writter combo?

Thanking you in anticipation.

yours sincerely
Nipun Naithani

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You can use and USB Drive, new computer boot from external drives.

Press the key to show boot menu at post screen and you can boot from an USb connected external device (CD Drive in your case)

Good luck

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