How to Install Windows Embedded Studio
Before you install Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 2, you must have Window XP Embedded with Service Pack 1 already installed on your computer. If you already have Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 1 installed, you should back up your component database and repository before you install Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 2.
If this a new or first-time installation of Windows Embedded Studio, or you have not installed Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 1, start with step 1.
If you are updating your installation of Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 1 to Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 2, start with How to Install Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 2.
To track your progress in the following table, select the check box next to each step.
|1. Review your options for installing the development tools and component database.||Installation Options|
|2. Review the hardware and operating system requirements for running the development tools and the component database.||System Requirements|
|3. Install the Windows Embedded Studio development tools on your development computer.||Installing the Development Tools|
|4. If you are setting up a computer to contain development tools and the component database on a single computer, you need to install the database engine.||Installing the Database Engine|
|5. Once you have either MSDE or Microsoft SQL Server 2000 installed as your database engine, install the component database.||Installing the Component Database|
|6. (Optional) You can install Remote Boot on a Windows-based Server to implement Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE). This allows a client device to boot using a downloaded image.||Installing the Remote Boot Service|