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Windows 7: Creating a bootable flash drive from ISO file

26 Jan 2011   #11
Ponmayilal

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Glad you got it right. Now you can copy any bootable ISO and boot your computer with it. That includes your backup and restore recovery CDs and thats the power of the USB pendrives unleashed.

If you have any problems down the line, please do report here for us to know.


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24 May 2011   #12
jurash

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

please help, i tried to make the bottable flash drive and from my 8GB flas is now just 1GB and from 4GB is 256MB. i found in computer management tools that it made new partitions in both flashs. 1, how can i reverse this 2, how can i make XGB bottable discs ?
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24 May 2011   #13
Ponmayilal

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jurash View Post
please help, i tried to make the bottable flash drive and from my 8GB flas is now just 1GB and from 4GB is 256MB. i found in computer management tools that it made new partitions in both flashs. 1, how can i reverse this 2, how can i make XGB bottable discs ?
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What exactly is the purpose for creating a bootable pendrive?

What exactly did you do?

You may try formatting both the pendrives to clean it. On My Computer, right click on the pendrive icon and click on format. Choose FAT32 file system to format, if you want to create a multiboot ISO pendrive. Uncheck the Quick format and click on Start so that a full format is done. You may then go ahead creating your multiboot ISO pendrive as detailed in a previous post. Of course you must have a clean bootable ISO, whatever ISO it is.
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24 May 2011   #14
jurash

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

thx for the reply but i just solved the problem. the problem was that i installed on both pendrives Chromium OS and than i just did a normal format to make bootable pendrives without looking on the capacity. so not the app for making bootable pendrive but chromium os caused the problem. i repaired the pendrives in DOS with:

diskpart
list disk
select disk X (select the one you need)
select partition 1
delete partition 1
create partition primary
than offcourse: EXIT

i allways forget this method but this is 100%. maybe for someone will be better to do this for 4 steps and skip others just write CLEAR, EXIT.
THX
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