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Windows 7: Trouble formatting a USB as a boot device. (Many many errors)

17 Apr 2012   #41
Raindeux

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Thanks for all the help. I tried everything and it turns out I have a failing hard drive. I'll mark this as solved since I found out how to format a USB as a boot device. Learn something everyday


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