August 30, 2012

Tools To Use in Creating Bootable Flash Drive for Windows

Today i'm sharing you some list of tools you may use to create bootable flash in just a few clicks. You may review each features for you to decide what to use in creating your USB Flash bootable disk and for your future reference in case you don't need this info now. If you want to create a bootable file like Windows OS etc., the listed tools will help you make things easier.

Tools You Can Use to Create Bootable USB Drive


Create a bootable disk using your flash drives with these easy to use utilities. Make USB flash drive bootable in just a few clicks. Listed below tools for your reference, you may read each manual before using.

1. Wintofash

WinToFlash is an easy-to-use tool which will quickly create a bootable USB flash drive version of your Windows CD or DVD (Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 7 and 8 are supported).Useful if you need to install or reinstall Windows on a netbook, that has no optical drive. 

Features:

Pull the contents of a Windows XP/2003/Vista/2008/7/8 install disc and prep the USB drive to become a bootable replacement
Windows 32 bit and 64 bit full support

Support all editions of Windows - Home, Professional, Media Center, Ultimate, etc.
Transfer a Recovery CD or a tiny OS (BartPE based on Windows XP/2003, WinPE based on Windows Vista/2008/7/8) to a USB drive
Wipe a USB media (destroy all data on it)
Create a USB drive with emergency bootloader for Windows 2000/XP/2003
Transfer MS-DOS to a USB drive
Create a USB drive with Windows XP/2003 Recovery Console
Format USB drive to FAT16 or FAT32


2. Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool

The Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool is a free, you can create bootable USB stick to install Windows 7 or Windows 8 Consumer Preview. The most userfriendly in tool in terms of installing Windows 7 / 8 using USB device. It allows you to create a bootable USB drive from an ISO image file you purchased at Microsoft's online store.



3. WinToBootic

Another useful tool to use when your PC doesn’t have any operating system installed or when you need to create a bootable USB drive to boot the system into Windows installation setup. Other features such as NTFS Support, Windows 7 Bootloader, ISO 9660 (Joilet), ISO 13346 (UDF), ISO: Windows 7/ 8/ 2008/ Vista/ PE2 and PE3.



4.UNETBootin

UNetbootin can create a bootable Live USB drive, or it can make a "frugal install" on your local hard disk if you don't have a USB drive. It loads distributions either by downloading a ISO (CD image) files. UNetbootin allows you to create bootable Live USB drives for Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux distributions without burning a CD. Run on following OS platforms Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.


5. HP USB Key Utility Tool

The HP USB Key Utility is a Windows application that will allow the user to copy the SmartStart CD, Firmware Maintenance CD, or Easy Setup CD contents to a USB memory key. Users may then run the CD applications from a USB key instead of from the CD.


6. Rufus

Rufus is a small utility that helps you create bootable USB flash drives, is portable so there is no need for installation. You can jun the EXE file and you're good to go in creating bootable USB drive.

Use to:

create USB installation media from bootable ISOs (Windows, Linux, etc.)
Work on a system that doesn't have an OS installed
Flash a BIOS or other firmware from DOS
Run a low-level utility

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