Posted by Ragesh Shanavas at 6:48 PM
A XP live cd is very important when it comes to repair XP installation and recovering files. Software called PEbuilder will help you in making a XP live cd in 15 minutes.
à Download PE builder from here
à Download plug-in XPe-1.0.7.cab(Start menu shell)
à Download other plug-ins from
à A bootable Windows XP CD
à Download and install PEbuilder
à Extract the downloaded plug-ins into PEbuilder plug-in folder(C: drive as the installation folder) C:\pebuilder3110a\plugin
à For the wallpaper, replace C:\pebuilder3110a\bartpe.bmp with your bmp wallpaper, or you can find the default XP wallpaper at C:\WINDOWS\Web\Wallpaper\bliss.bmp
à Open PEbuilder and specify the source path to the Windows installation files. (The Windows XP boot CD)
à Click on plug-in tab at PEbuilder and enable all the files that represent XPe-1.0.7.cab, and disable nu2shell and the startup group.
à Specify the path for ISO image, or click on direct burn after build.
à After all done click on build. The process will last in 5 or 6 minutes. Then click close and you can burn the PEbuilder ISO.
à Check the ISO image by booting it.
Now you have the Windows XP Live CD.
Check the following screenshots,
|Disable Nu2shell and startup group|
|Build live XP CD|