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Windows 7: unable to get bootsect to run when using win7 usb/dvd download tool

03 Apr 2012   #1
Khanster786

vista
 
 
unable to get bootsect to run when using win7 usb/dvd download tool

I am trying to use my usb so i can install win 7 but after i use the win 7 usb/dvd download tool after it copies it it says was unable to get bootsect bootable anybody know why it is doing this?


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03 Apr 2012   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

The easiest method is to use Universal USB Installer – Easy as 1 2 3.

Select Windows 7 from the drop down menu and your off.

Worth a try.
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