Friday , 20 October 2017

How To Make Pen drive Boot able Using Command Prompt

Today’s generation is very keen to know about this trending topic. So, here the post for all of you. This is only possible in Windows 7 and 8. Installing new operating system with CD/DVD have always a case of not working properly. As it takes so much time in doing that. So after reading this post you will get a handy solution for this that How To Make Pen drive Boot able Using Command Prompt .Today many laptops and computers comes with many USB ports. Now a day’s CD/DVD is now a quite history today most of the people uses USB’s for the installation of the operating system. The stage of formatting is performed very fast if you install an operating system using boot-able pen drives. Your pen drive can be boot-able by writing some codes in the command prompt in the Windows 7 and 8.


Click on “Start” button and type cmd and run it as administrator.

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Next thing you have to do is just right click on the cmd icon and “Run as Administrator”.

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Now it will open a window of command dialog box.

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Press windows button on your keyboard and then press “c”. You will able 2 see command prompt just right click on that and “Run it as Administrator”.

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It will then open the cmd prompt.

Now the further steps are same in both Windows 7 and Window 8.

Write “diskpart” in the cmd dialog box.

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It will be good for you that you should disconnect all the other external hard disk before going to the next step like pen/flash drives etc. there should be only one pendrive of minimum 4 GB should be plugged in or connected. save the existing data on your pen drive as it will be formatted in the following steps.

After completing the last step type “list disk” in the cmd prompt and hit enter.

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This will be showing all the the external disks connected to the system for example. Disk 0, Disk 1 etc.showing “Status”, “Size”, “Free” etc. We can recognizance our pen drive with the size. The Disk 0 will be the system disk in which our OS is installed. In this post Disk 1 is the pen drive i.e., (7424=8 GB) this pen drive will becoming our boot able pen drive.

Now just type “select disk 1” in the cmd dialog box and then hit enter by doing this it will select our pen drive for performing the further  steps.

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Now type in the cmd prompt “clean” and then hit enter this cmd will be cleaning/formatting/cleaning all your data stored in the pendrive.

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Type “create partition primary” and then hit enter. This cmd will be creating a primary partition in the pen drive.

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Type “select partition 1” and hit enter. This cmd will select the partition created in the previous step.

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Now the next step is type “format=fs ntfs quick” and hit enter. This cmd will be formatting the pendrive quickly with NTFS file type.

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Now type “active” and then hit enter. This cmd will be making partition active for booting after restarting the computer. If this step got missed then the computer will not be able to boot from the pen drive.

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Now just type “exit” and hit enter. This command will let you close the cmd prompt.

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Now your pen drive has become boot able. Now all the files Windows OS  setup DVD or ISO need to be copied inside the pen drive.

Now go to my computer open your CD/DVD and then copy all the file in it into your pen drive’s root folder.

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After your copying process is completed, now your pen drive has became boot able now you can input any OS into your pen drive and install it in your computer.

It’s Done.Now Enjoy Happy booting journey.

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