Make windows 8 bootable USB: Step by step instructions

Using windows 8 bootable USB became very effective if there is any problem about booting from a CD or DVD. This method could be applicable if there is no CD Drives for your computer. You can’t make a bootable Windows 8 USB device simply putting files here and there in the USB. For that there are several systematic rules. Today in this article we are describing how to create a windows 8 bootable USB.

The main software needed for creating windows 8 bootable USB is a windows 8 ISO file and hardware needed is a USB Drive with capacity greater than 4 GB. You can Download Windows 8 ISO from Microsoft website or Read here to know how to create a ISO image from a Disk.

How to make a windows 8 bootable USB Device?


Follow this step by step instruction to create a windows 8. You can start from step 2 if you know how to create an ISO image or already have a windows 8 ISO image file. Otherwise start from step 1.

  • Now you need to download WinUSB maker. Run WinUSB with administrator privilages for creating a bootable USB. There is another tool named Windows 7 USB/DVD Download tool, [Named as windows 7, but also working for windows 8] but little difficult that WinUSB.
  • Now you need to select ISO Image Bootable Disk in that tool and browse for the ISO windows image file which you had downloaded or created.


    Make windows 8 bootable USB: Step by step instructions
    • Next step is to select the USB device which you want to make it as bootable. At last Click on Make it Bootable 


    How to make a windows 8 bootable USB Device?
    • Click Yes


    How to make a windows 8 bootable USB Device?
    That’s all. Now you can see WinUSB getting worked for preparing a bootable USB. WinUSB maker is rarely using too for preparing an bootable USB, but very simple and quick method than Windows 7 USB/DVD tool.

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    Jinson KV an Internet addict from Kochi, queen of Arabian Sea. He is a technology seeker and tech writer on the blog TricksAge.com. He is currently pursuing Bachelor of Computer Application from MG university Kottayam.

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