"Wouldn't it be easier just a too have a XP setup disk ?"
Not really... I can restore from an image in about 10 to 12 minutes using Acronis instead of a couple of hours reinstalling from an installation disc and then having to reinstall all the other software plus then having to resort to having all the updates and all that crap.
In The Matters Of Style,
swim with the current;
in matters of principle,
Stand Like A Rock
"People demand freedom of speech to make up for the
freedom of thought which they avoid."