Windows XP Embedded

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

Windows XP Embedded (often shortened to XPe, 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 Embedded 4.0, 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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