Windows XP Embedded supports deploying run-time images onto CompactFlash devices. Because the lifespan of a CompactFlash device is limited, it is recommended that you protect the device with Enhanced Write Filter (EWF).

In This Section

How to Configure EWF for CompactFlash.
Describes the end-to-end process for configuring EWF for a CompactFlash device.
CompactFlash Design Considerations
Describes the considerations to make when creating a run-time image for a CompactFlash device.
Configuring the CompactFlash Device
Describes how to configure your CompactFlash device before deploying your run-time image to it.
Describes the BootPrep utility. This utility configures a FAT16 formatted file system to boot Windows XP.
Troubleshooting CompactFlash
Describes some of the common problems and resolutions for deploying to CompactFlash devices.

Related Sections

Deploy a Run-Time Image
Describes the process of transferring a run-time image to a variety of media types and the components and tools that are used for this purpose.
Enhanced Write Filter
Describes how to write-protect a run-time image by using EWF.
Design a Run-Time Image
Describes the design phase of the development process. During this phase you can choose the components and resources required for your run-time image.

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