Join Date: May 2007
Location: Alberta, Canada
Presumably, the CDs you made are a replacement for the d: partition. The d: partition, like you suggest, won't be much help if the HDD fails.
When you consider XP uses less than one CD and you had to make more than one, I think this is a safe assumption.
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