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Windows 7: Install Program From ISO without burning to DVD?

07 Dec 2015   #1
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 
Install Program From ISO without burning to DVD?

Hi, I downloaded an ISO install disc from the MS website. The program is the AIK, Automated Installation Kit. My DVD burner is unreliable. Is there a way to mount the ISO or "burn it" to a USB so that it can be installed?

I runing Win 7 Pro, 64-bit, clean install without updates in Audit Mode.

I've attempted to "burn it" to a USB using Rufus 2.5, but I got an indication that the file wasn't compatible.

Regards


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07 Dec 2015   #2
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

try Virtual CloneDrive (Freeware) near the bottom of this website:
SlySoft Download | AnyDVD, CloneDVD, CloneCD, GameJackal, Any DVD, Clone DVD, Clone CD, Game Jackal
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07 Dec 2015   #3
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Thanks.

I downloaded, installed, and rebooted, but I get an error when I try to open the ISO. VCDMount pop-up box indicates "Error: can't open VCD."

What am I doing wrong?

Regards
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07 Dec 2015   #4
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

I'm not sure what the problem could be. I've not seen that error before. Do you have any other ISO files that you can test? If not, download the ISO mentioned mentioned in option 5 of this tutorial:

User Account - Reset Password in Windows 7

You will be downloading an 18MB zip file. Once it downloads, just open the zip via Windows (file) Explorer and double click on the ISO file.
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07 Dec 2015   #5
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

What about just extracting the files with 7zip and running the installer from there?


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07 Dec 2015   #6
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
What about just extracting the files with 7zip and running the installer from there?
Thanks! That was the easy way to do it. It worked great.
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09 Dec 2015   #7
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tjg79 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
What about just extracting the files with 7zip and running the installer from there?
Thanks! That was the easy way to do it. It worked great.
You're welcome, glad you got it sorted.
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