Windows XP Embedded

Windows XP Embedded
Version of Microsoft Windows
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OS familyWindows NT
Preliminary name
Latest build
Release date2001-11-28
Support end2016-01-12
Based on
Windows XP Professional
Windows NT 4.0 Embedded
Replaced by
Windows Embedded Standard 2009

Windows XP Embedded (codenamed Mantis) is a componentized version of Windows XP Professional intended for use in embedded units. It was released on 28 November 2001.

This SKU of Windows XP is set up in a similar method to Windows NT 4.0 Embedded, by building an image with tools provided in the installation CDs, deploying the image onto a separate partition, and modifying boot.ini to provide boot options.

List of known builds[edit | edit source]

Beta 2[edit | edit source]

RTM[edit | edit source]

Service Pack 1[edit | edit source]

Service Pack 2 RC[edit | edit source]

Service Pack 2[edit | edit source]

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