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Home / 02 Mai 2016 / Updated: 21 Sept 2017

Creare Rufus USB Flash Drive: For faster installation of Windows, the very good method is, if you copy on a USB Flash Drive (flashdrive is faster than pendrive)

» What you need

1.) - A 4 GB (or larger) flash drive

2.) - ISO file You can download the Win 10 ISO...

3.) - Windows 10 license key legal (or Win8, 8.1 Key)

4.) – The free program (865 KB) Rufus...

» In Windows DVD disk case

If you purchased the original Windows through computer store, it is in the form of DVD disk, so you will need to convert in ISO format

By clicking on this link, you will learn how to create an ISO Image from a DVD ...

» In existing Windows ISO case

We have nothing to do, just download from the internet the free Rufus (21 Sept 2017) program, and in a few steps copy the ISO file, created or downloaded from the Internet, on USB drive

» Why the small Rufus program?

Is unbeatable compared to its competitors. In about 3-4 minutes complete the task

Performs accurate and precise work

Barely 865 Kb

» I have made so

Burning ISO on USB flash drive or pendrive

1.) – I downloaded Rufus program

2.) - On a free USB port I introduced one 16 GB flash drive, and launched the Rufus program

3.) – Under File System I choose, for formatting, NTFS file system

4.) – Under New volume label typed the volume name (eg Windows 10)

5.) – Below, near the ISO image, clicked on the button with the icon of the drive

6.) – In the Explorer window appeared, looked the ISO file created, and clicked on button Open

7.) – The Explorer introduced in the Rufus program, after which it appears, bottom, the Start button

8.) – Warning window will appear, that will erase all data on the USB

9.) – I clicked on the OK button and began to extract the ISO file on the flash drive

10.) – Ready. Did not last more than four minutes, including copying

» More Details

1.) – Download and install program Rufus (21 Sept 2017)

2.) - Introduce a flash drive or pendrive (at least 4GB) on a USB port free

3.) – Under File System choose for formatting NTFS

NTFS File System

4.) – Under New volume label type the volume name (eg Windows 10)

New volume label

5.) – Below, near the ISO image, click on the button with the icon of the drive

click on icon drive button

6.) – In the Explorer window appeared, locate the ISO file created, and click on the Open button

Explorer window appeared

7.) – The Windows Explorer, enter the ISO file in the Rufus program, then, in bottom, click on the Start button

click on the Start button

8.) – Warning window will appear, that will erase all data on the USB. Click OK button

Warning window will appear

9.) – Begin extracting ISO file on the flash drive

Begin extracting ISO file

10.) - Final writes READY


11.) – Ready. Did not last more than four minutes, including copying

Warning: When done, don't yank the USB drive from the port, because it disappears NTFS format, with the data on it. Click on bottom, right corner, near the clock, on the USB icon with the right mouse button, and from the mouse menu, select Safely Remove link (or similar). If the error occurred yet, here is a description on how to improve or repair your USB drive...


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