Jul
7
2012

How to Install Windows 7, Windows 8 from USB pen drive

After following this post you will be able to easily Install Windows 7 and Windows 8 via a USB pen drive. Now-a-days small computers namely netbooks & ultra-books lack CD/DVD drive. In this situation you either buy an external CD/DVD drive or use this guide to Install Windows from a USB pen drive.

Microsoft has released a tool to do this job very simply. You can use this tool to install Windows 8 or Windows 7 according to your need.

Download & Install this tool: click here

or use this alternate link

Requirements

  • USB Pen drive with 4gb or more capacity (8 Gb preferred)
  • Windows 7 or 8 ISO image ( if you have a disc and want to make ISO check out this guide)
  • DVD-USB tool
  • A computer to work on Open-mouthed smile

Now Follow these steps:

  • Insert your pen drive into a USB port
  • Run the USB-DVD tool you downloaded before

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  • Select the ISO image by browsing for it and then click next

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  • Choose USB Device option

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  • Select your desired USB device and click on Begin copying.

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  • If there is less free space, you will be asked to erase USB device.

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  • Tool will format your drive and then start copying files.

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  • All done. Remove and USB pen drive, boot from it and Install Windows

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About the Author:

Shantanu is a Windows Enthusiast, a troubleshooter & a writer. He is a Microsoft MVP in Windows Expert - IT Pro from 2007. You can check out his other work @ www.shantanukaushik.com

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