Trouble No. 004
Bootable pen drive allows us to install an Operating System on computers without a CD/DVD.
It can be done through Command Prompt and without command prompt as well. But the use of command prompt for any operation is annoying for technical as well as non-technical people.
So, we are going to see how to make a bootable PD without using command prompt.
- A Pen Drive of storage capacity at least 8Gb.
- A windows running PC.
- ISO file of an OS which you want to load in PD.
- Any s/w among -> Rufus, Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool, WiNToBootic,etc.
Steps for making a PD bootable :
Step 1: Download & install any of the above mentioned s/w on your PC (let us consider Rufus).
Step 2: Format your PD.
Step 3: Run Rufus and wait for display.
Step 4: Click on Button next to “Free DOS” and provide the path to ISO file of new OS.
Step 5: Then click on “Start” button for reformatting & loading ISO on PD.
Step 6: After completion of process, click on “Close” button.
Your Bootable Pen Drive is ready to be used !