Bootable USB Flash drive that can install both Windows 7 and Windows 8?

Discussion in 'Computer Help' started by lokiju, Dec 13, 2012.

  1. lokiju

    lokiju Lifer

    May 29, 2003
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    It's really easy to make a dedicated USB flash drive to install any single OS but I got to wondering if there was a way to have the ability to install more than one OS from a single flash drive as a way to consolidate the number of drives I have to dedicate to each OS type I wish to be able to install.

    I'm looking specifically for a way to make a drive that will do Windows 7 and Windows 8 but it would be even more awesome if I could do a large drive (I have plenty of flash drives from 1GB to 64GB in capacity) that could do installs of Windows 7, 8, 2008 R2 and 2012, Linux and OS X since I install and use all of those OS's on a regular basis.
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  3. Steltek

    Steltek Golden Member

    Mar 29, 2001
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    You'd probably have to do something like this:
  4. jaydeee

    jaydeee Member

    Apr 1, 2010
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    The link seems explaining what you need to do.
    I actually learned from it :)