Installing and booting Windows XP from USB drive

When i was started to build a carPC, i was wondering how to put a Windows partition somewhere to protect the HDD from road’s vibrations and holes.I thought it was a good idea to run Windows XP off a USB stick that i just plug in when i need it, and boot from it. Thanks to the fantastic research of the people i credited below, finally i made it possible. I wanted an easy guide that allows creating a modified version of the Windows XP CD, for painless and transparent installation to as many systems as you want. Continue reading “Installing and booting Windows XP from USB drive”