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Windows 7: install disk to iso

27 Aug 2015   #1

windows 7 home premium 64bit
install disk to iso

is it possible to create an ISO file from the windows 7 install dvd?
as i wish to create a usb install stick and the iso file is no longer available from digital river or microsoft.

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27 Aug 2015   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

Yes, quite easy.

You can probably do it with Windows built in tools, but I use ImgBurn.

You'd poke "Create image file from disc".

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28 Aug 2015   #3

windows 7 home premium 64bit

yes i did exactly that with image burn then created a usb install stick using power ISO.
i now have all windows ISO files. safely stored on my backup drive.
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