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Hi, I have windows 7 on a flash drive, its currently a ISO image, is it possible to boot from the flash drive and install windows as an ISO?

If it isn't, how else can I install windows without a CD? I have no CD's that have enough capacity for an OS.


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http://www.pendrivelinux.com/yumi-mu...t-usb-creator/ I know it says linux, but it does a bunch of different operating systems.
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I don't know about booting off an iso but, I always copy the contents of the windows installation disk and then put it on the flash drive and boot from the flash drive.
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I don't know about booting off an iso but, I always copy the contents of the windows installation disk and then put it on the flash drive and boot from the flash drive.
Is there a way to take an ISO and turn it into that? I guess, extract an ISO? If that makes sense?

I don't know much about file types and conversions.
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Trying this, thanks.


Edit: Looks like this was just what I needed, Thanks, +rep.
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Is there a way to take an ISO and turn it into that? I guess, extract an ISO? If that makes sense?

I don't know much about file types and conversions.
Open the ISO, extract all the files into a USB and you're set.
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Open the ISO, extract all the files into a USB and you're set.
derp.

I should have tried to do this before I came for help huh? A bit easier than I thought.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kirus2012 View Post
Trying this, thanks.


Edit: Looks like this was just what I needed, Thanks, +rep.


Knew it was! I've used it and it works perfectly. Enjoy
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kirus2012 View Post
Trying this, thanks.


Edit: Looks like this was just what I needed, Thanks, +rep.
You realize I posted a link to the exact same type of program, like 5 minutes previously and was your first reply....
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