Installing Windows 7 from USB stick

 

The shortest and simplest way :

Download Windows 7 USB/DVD Tool

 

Fix for the error :

“The selected file is not a valid ISO file. Please select a valid ISO file and try again.”

is as follows :

  • Open your .iso file in Power-ISO(full version if .iso > 300 MB)
  • Go to File–>Image properties
  • Check UDF
  • Press ok
  • Save your file

Now use the Windows 7 USB/DVD tool!!

 

No need to open command prompt at all Open-mouthed smile.

Other method :

http://www.intowindows.com/how-to-create-bootable-windows-7-usb-to-install-windows-7-from-usb-flash-drive-using-windows-7-dvdusb-tool/  [However this above method didn’t work out well using virtual  drives (win-7 .iso mounted on Power-ISO). ]

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