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How to format Netbook using Pendrive ?

There are many ways to format Netbook using pendrive, however the best way is by creating a windows [7, vista or xp] bootable USB drive.

Creating a Windows 7 [ Vista or XP] bootable pendrive in a few easy steps.

Requirements:

Windows 7 ,or Vista or XP ISO
4GB+ USB Pendrive (for windows 7 or vista) or 2 GB (for windows XP)
UNetbootin tool, Download here http://unetbootin.sourceforge.net/ […] latest.exe and save it.

Step 1: Insert USB pendrive into the USB port of Netbook.

Step 2: From the Start menu, go to My computer, right click on the USB drive, then select Format. In format windows, under File System choose NTFS. then click Start. Once complete close the window.

Tutorial 1Step 3: Open the UNetbootin tool (from the location you saved it in), when the the program opens up, ‘Diskimage’ [in the middle] should be selected . Now click on 3 dots […] to browse for your Windows 7, Vista, or XP ISO image file.

Tutorial 2

Step 4: At the bottom of the Unetbootin windows , the setting should be

Type: USB Drive
Drive: for this, you choose your correct usb drive letter

Step 5: Start the process by clicking OK

Wait as the ISO is extracted to your Pendrive; once is done, you will have a bootable Windows 7/Vista/XP USB drive .

Your Pendrive is ready to boot and install Windows. Simple ?
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Remember you need to change the boot priorty in the Bios, change it to USB (from the HDD or CD ROM/DVD drive)

If you down’t have Windows ISO, you can download Windows 7 Enterprise 90 days trial from here http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/cc442495.aspx

Feed back is welcome.


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