Windows XP Embedded

Windows XP Embedded is a fully componentized version of Windows XP Professional. The system is split into over 13.000 components and a rich set of tools allows you to build your fully customized version of Windows XP Professional. With XP Embedded you can build a system which offers highest flexibility in terms of customizability and security.

Image Build Process


The Windows XP Embedded image is build on a development machine using the Target Designer tool.
At first you need to retrieve the hardware information from the device with a tool called TAP.exe.
The output of this tool can be imported into Target Designer. After the import you can build the image according to your needs.
Target Designer will then build your image – this image can then be copied to the target device.
After that the target device can boot your image.

Licenses and Toolkit

Licensenumber Description Notes
G80-00005 Windows XP Embedded Runtime License Each device needs one license
G81-00065 Windows XP Embedded Target Designer Toolkit to create your XP Embedded images – only needed once
Per toolkit you have 2 free support cases included!

Availability and Support

Available End of Mainstream Support End of Extended Support
30.01.2017 11.01.2011 12.01.2016