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Can I install windows vista from a external floppy drive?

or does vista use only cds to install now?
    
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Vista is 2-4GB, so if you want to install via floppies, you'll need a roomfull of them.

Vista can only be installed via DVD.
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Vista is 2-4GB, so if you want to install via floppies, you'll need a roomfull of them.

Vista can only be installed via DVD.
but I have to install the Mobo with floppys right?
    
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but I have to install the Mobo with floppys right?
you mean your raid drivers? vista will pick most raids up out of the box, but either a floppy or USB stick can be used as well
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Or even a driver cd vista is alot smarter when i did my raid on my dk i put in the driver cd and it picked the raid drivers then i installed vista fine.
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you mean your raid drivers? vista will pick most raids up out of the box, but either a floppy or USB stick can be used as well
thank you for answering my question
    
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no problemo
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