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Seeing as most of the new P67 chipset boards in Intel's new Sandy Bridge line of CPU's have UEFI, would it be possible to install this exact image onto a UEFI compatible desktop motherboard?

Basically, the CR-48 uses UEFI and this install is modifying how Windows 7 boots using the UEFI hook, and not the traditional boot sequence. So if you have a UEFI board and an SSD, in theory, you should get around 15 second boot times.

Source: http://www.chromeoslounge.com/cr-48-...r-48-uefi.html

YouTube video demonstrating UEFI boot:

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I think it just might have to do with the way the cr-48 needs to be setup. You should pm some SB owners that have SSDs and see if they will try this.
 
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I think it just might have to do with the way the cr-48 needs to be setup. You should pm some SB owners that have SSDs and see if they will try this.
I actually own a CR-48, and have installed Windows on it both the UEFI way and the normal BIOS way, and the UEFI way does shave off at least 10 seconds off boot. I'm fairly sure and confident that it'll work on a desktop setup, someone just needs to test it.
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