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This might be a noob question, not sure:

I have a bootable USB and I'm wondering if I put 2 OS ISO's on it, when I boot to it on startup will it let me select which ISO to load? If not would I need to put grub or something on there?
    
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It won't do it by default, if you know how to put grub and set it up (I have no clue), then go for that or a 'ready-made' alternative.
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humpf... won't by default! I guess thats what I needed to know! thanks gf99!
    
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also would like this so subbin in
    
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I have tried it using GRUB and a few other things. Never got it to work and just gave up. Now I use about 5 separate thumb drives for all my tools. if you come up with an easy solution then I am all ears.
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I came across this but haven't had a chance to go through it yet... in class and a bit distracted.


http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/inde...t-1518273.html
    
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I used this http://www.pendrivelinux.com/boot-mu...multiboot-usb/
There's a text file in there that controls the creation of the menu to issue commands to file directories but overall it's pretty simple to set up.
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I used this http://www.pendrivelinux.com/boot-mu...multiboot-usb/
There's a text file in there that controls the creation of the menu to issue commands to file directories but overall it's pretty simple to set up.
Did exactly what I needed!!! Thanks. Rep+
    
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