HY EVERYBODY. I have a litlle proble with my laptop. the cd drive doesn't work properly , I have entered the xp boot cd, copied the files with a lot of dificulties, but worked. and said that needs to restart . and did not do it. blocked. and now comes my question> can I boot from an extern cd drive. I have one but I don't know if that it is possible. hope that anyone can help me. thanks.