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17-01-2004, 05:22 AM
I'm interested in getting a Maxtor One Touch usb 2.0 external drive to back up data on my IBM T40. Is there a way to make it bootable with a copy of my Windows XP Pro settings and software?

17-01-2004, 07:26 AM
Hi JimmyJoe, and welcome to PressF1.

Yes you can. Some Bios' will let you access USB based drives on bootup, but it will depend solely on whether yours can or not.