This tutorial will teach you Windows 8 USB Installation. Screenshots are given to ease users. All you need is a usb flash drive of atleast 4GB and Windows 8 Pro iso file.

Windows-8-USB-Drive

Steps for Windows 8 USB Installation

First of all Download this program. This is Microsoft genuine tool to make usb drive bootable.


After you have downloaded above Windows 8 USB tool. Now follow below steps.

Open this tool from your programs.

Windows 8 USB Installation

 

Then Click on Browse button and go to path where your windows 8 iso file is located. If you haven’t download windows 8 then you can download windows 8 Pro.

Windows 8 USB Installation

Click on WIndows 8 iso file and click on Open button.

Windows 8 USB Installation

 

Now from options click on USB Device.

Windows 8 USB Installation

From Drop Down box select your USB Pen drive letter e.g. H: or I: or G: and then click Begin copying. After the process is completed the USB is now bootable.

Turn off your computer and plugin USB. Now Turn on PC and boot from USB. Done.

If you have any issues with this tutorial then please comment here. I have also written the tutorial to install windows 7 from usb.

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Download the Rufus Software from Download Button and Open it.


After you open it. Follow Below Steps:-

  • Plug in your Pen Drive into USB Flash Port.
  • To make a Windows bootdisk (Windows XP/7) select NTFS as file system from the drop down.
  • Then click on the buttons that looks like a DVD drive, that one near to the checkbox that says “Create bootable disk using:”
  • Choose the XP ISO file.
  • Click Start
  • Done!

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This Post Was Last Updated On: July 6, 2016 By Author: Fatima Afridi