Whats the smallest file size boot disc i can have?

  danny0001uk 13:58 26 Jan 2004
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I need as much free space as possible i only want what is required to boot into dos.

Many Thanks

Danny

  paddyjack 14:02 26 Jan 2004

Why use a boot disk? Just the F8 key at the start up and go to 'dos' from there also known as command prompt.

  danny0001uk 14:19 26 Jan 2004

i want to ghost accross a network so it cant load up the c drive at all

  mgmcc 16:03 26 Jan 2004

If it helps, in Windows XP, selecting the option to Format a Floppy Disk lets you "Create an "MS-DOS Start Up Disk". This has far fewer files on it than a Win98 boot floppy created from Win98's Control Panel.

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