How to make a bootable Pendrive in easiest way

how to make a bootable pendrive

This article show you two methods of making the pendrive as bootable drive. In first method you make your pendrive bootable by passing some commands in CMD. In second method you make your pendrive bootable very easily using Rufus. For this you need to download a Rufus Software.

Method-1: Using CMD

Step-1: Connect the pendrive to your laptop or computer.

Step-2: Open a command prompt(CMD) using run as administrator.

Step-3: Type “diskpart

Step-4: In the second command line type “list disk” and then click Enter.

The “list disk” command show all the disk of the computer.Note the USB drive number “X

Step-5: In the third line type “select disk”, where X is the USB drive number, and then click Enter.

Step-6: In the fourth line type “clean”,this command deletes a all data from your USB flash drive.

Step-7: In the fifth line type “create part pri”, this command create a new partition from your USB drive and then click Enter .

Step-8: In the six line type “select part 1” and then click Enter.

Step-9: To format the partition, type “format fs = ntfs quick“, and then click Enter.

Step-10: Type “active“, and then click Enter.

Step-11: Type “exit“, and then click Enter.

Step-12: Your pendrive is totally bootable.

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Method-2: Using RUFUS 

Step-1: Download RUFUS to click this link-

Step-2:  Open a RUFUS .

Step-3: Select an ISO image.

Step-4: Select a  pendrive which you can make a bootable.

Step-5: Select a file system such as NTFS or FAT 32, Manually you can select NTFS

Step-6: After these steps you click a start option and then bootable process is start. It can take 2 to 15 minutes depends upon your ISO file size and USB drive.


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