How to create a bootable CD that will allow us to read from and write to NTFS partitions?

You can use BartPE to create a bootable disc from your original Windows XP / 2003 CDs that will read from and write onto NTFS partitions. Get BartPE from, start it, and make it search for the source install files by clicking on Source and then on Search.Your Windows CD should be in the CD-ROM
drive when you’re searching. Then select to create an ISO file. After the ISO file is created, you can burn it on an empty CD using a CD recording software like Nero.