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does any 1 know how to make a usb flash drive boot like a win98 boot disk ?idont have a floppy drive ..
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I believe you need drivers to even detect the USB HD, I did however look at a website thats very helpful (www.bootdisk.com) and I found a driver page for setting up a USB HD in Dos, would allow you to detect the USB Drive, not sure how much this might help with a flash drive though. Although you could make a bootable CD, the website has information about that as well.

http://www.bootdisk.com/usb.htm
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^^^ Very good site, i use it all the time!
    
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In all honesty it would not be worth the effort. Its far easier to go get a $15 FDD and plug it in. I'll third that Bootdisk.com Rocks!
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