Install XP on 1 Computer, Swap HD to Another
Posted 20 June 2005 - 12:58 AM
Posted 22 June 2005 - 06:19 AM
You can only move primary hard drives between identical Pc's that have the same motherboard etc.
So unfortunately your method won't work unless you install it on your laptop.
Hope that answeres your questions.
Posted 22 June 2005 - 10:44 AM
most machines will boot from the cd-rom if the hard drive has no os install on it.