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Windows 7: How fix "This disk doesn't contain a Windows-XP compatible partition"?

22 Aug 2011   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate 32Bit

Thanks for your help guys. Finally I overcome on this problem by taking a Windows 7 USB disk and boot from that and delete all my physical drive partitions and then I tried boot with the Windows XP bootable USB and made partition through it and yeah I succeeded.

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23 Aug 2011   #12

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What app did you use to make your Win XP bootable USB?
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25 Aug 2011   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 32Bit

@theog I used to make USB bootable Wintoflash and WinsteptoUSB for making them bootable. Is there another fine tool which can help me?
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25 Aug 2011   #14


Which one exactly did you use to make the bootable XP flash stick installer?
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27 Aug 2011   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate 32Bit

I use WinstepUsb to make bootable pendrive for Windows XP
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 How fix "This disk doesn't contain a Windows-XP compatible partition"?

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