Monthly Archives: December 2012

Create A Bootable USB Pen Drive for Windows 7 and Windows 8 installation

create-bootable-usb-pen-drive-for-windows-7Before you make your own USB pen drive bootable, you should know What exactly does the word bootable mean?

What is bootable?

In simple words, Boot means to start. Bootable device means, the device that can help in starting a program without any Operating system. For example: ‘Windows installation disk’.

How to install Windows from an USB flash drive?

Installing Windows from an USB flash drive has several advantages.

  1. Fast installation process as compare to other medias like CD/DVD etc.
  2. More convenient as compared  to a CD/DVD.
  3. Installing Windows OS on those systems that do not have any CD/DVD drive, Example:  Notebook.