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Trying to make Win7 bootable thumbdrive on Mac

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Please, check out my thread posted in the WINDOWS section:

They are trying to teach me how to make the Windows 7 (I downloaded LEGALLY), into a thumb-drive that is bootable. The programs they are having me use are .exes and don't work on my brother's MACBOOK.

Any suggestions?
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Bootcamp/Parallels Workstation.
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Yea, use boot camp, then you can use that or make it bootable from there.
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I am not that sure if you can install it through a bootable drive as it requires me to install using a disc using the boot camp assistant.

Though I have been having some troubles with it accepting my 64 bit windows 7 professional which should be working properly based on what is written in the literature provided.

It is annoying that it indicates that it does not support that type so I have to install drivers manually.
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I'm so new to MACs, and severely lost. I can start by asking how I acquire this bootcamp, and is there a guide on making my OS bootable on my thumb drive?
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post #6 of 7
It is possible to do it in disk utility, I have recently made a bootable Snow Leopard flash drive. This should work http://www.tuaw.com/2009/12/02/mac-1...r-flash-drive/ just use the "Master Boot Record" instead of the Apple one.
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Bootcamp comes with your Mac. Just search Bootcamp on your compy.
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