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Morpheus1
18-05-2008, 11:18 PM
Good for trouble shooting when Windows fails.
http://news.zdnet.co.uk/hardware/0,1000000091,39418766,00.htm

It can be booted within seconds, as an alternative to booting up a full operating system.
First appeared in Oct 07 but now will be on all mb's.

Chilling_Silence
19-05-2008, 12:47 AM
Seems like a nice idea, I wanna know what happens when they do a Firefox / Skype update due to a security vulnerability in the old one :D

Still reckon something like this could be useful on the EeePC for when your XP install goes belly-up