Windows is usually installed on your computer using a CD (CD or CD) or DVD (DVD or DVD) installation. However, this method cannot be performed on newer computer models that do not have an optical disc (optical drive). Fortunately, if you have more than 4GB of data storage space allocated, you can use a USB flash drive to create an installation drive. Also, you do not need a Windows installation disc to create an installation disc. Once you have created an installation disc, you can use it to install Windows 7 on any computer.
Import the ISO file
Create an ISO file using the installation disc (if any). The easiest way to create a Windows installation on a USB flash drive is to use the ISO file or disk image type file included with Windows . You can create an ISO file using a Windows 7 installation disc , which allows you to create an ISO file in minutes. If you don’t have the Windows 7 installation disc, see the next step.
Insert the Windows 7 installation disc into your DVD drive (DVD drive).
Download (download) and install ImgBurn . You can download fromimgburn.comfreedom. During the installation process , the options ” Custom installation ” Select “” and clear the check box that provides additional program installations. You need to perform this procedure twice.
Run ImgBurn and create an image file from the “” disk “Choose.
Select your DVD drive, click the Directory button , name the file, and choose a location to save it. The size of the created ISO file is a few gigabytes. Create a recognizable ISO file name such as “Windows7Setup “.
Large button ” Read ” Click “” to start creating the file. This process will take a few minutes. The created ISO file is in the specified location.
If you do not have the installation disc, download the ISO file from Microsoft. If you don’t have the Windows 7 installation disc, or don’t want to install ImgBurn, you can download the Windows 7 ISO directly from Microsoft. You will need your Windows 7 product key to get the download link . The product key can be found on your computer, computer documentation, or purchase confirmation email.
You can use NirSoft ProduKey to find your product key. You can take itnirsoft.net/utils/product_cd_key_viewer.html.. When you run this program, you will see your Windows 7 product key.
Once you have your product key, go to the following URL:microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows7.. Enter the product key and download the ISO file to your computer. Depending on the speed of your internet, this process may take a few minutes.
Create a USB installation disc
Insert a 4GB or larger USB flash drive into your computer. Be sure to back up important files to a USB flash drive . This is essential because once the ISO file is placed on the disc, all the files on the disc will be deleted.
Format the flash drive and change the system type to NTFS. This step may not be necessary, but some have reported that it helps to resolve issues in the ISO file creation process.
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Right-click on the USB flash drive and select the “” format. “option.
“リストNTFSから “File system ” Select “” “and format the disk.
“Windows USB / DVD Download Tool ” Download and install “” (WUDT). This program will help you to convert a USB flash drive to a Windows installation disc using an ISO file. You can download this program from the following location:wudt.codeplex.com.. The software must be installed before use.
Run WUDT and select the ISO file. The first screen will ask you to select this file. Find the ISO file that Microsoft created or downloaded.
As a media type “USB device ” Select “” . You can also use this program to create a bootable DVD, but this guide is specific to USB flash drives.
Select a flash disc from the list of available discs. If your computer has multiple USB flash drives installed, all installed flash drives will be listed. Make sure the USB flash drive has at least 4GB of storage space allocated.
Start the copy process. This process takes a few minutes to write the ISO file to the USB flash drive . Do not remove the USB flash drive until the burning process is complete.
Install Windows 7
Insert the flash drive into the computer where you want to install Windows 7 . You can install Windows 7 on any computer using a flash drive that contains an ISO file, but you will need a separate product key for each computer. The version of Windows you can install on your computer (Home, Professional, Ultimate) depends on the version of Windows contained in the ISO file. For example, if your ISO file contains a home version of Windows, you cannot install a professional or ultimate version of Windows on your PC.
Turn your computer off and then back on, and press the SETUP , BIOS , or BOOT key. The name of the button used depends on the manufacturer of the device (device). This button must be pressed the first time you start your computer. In this process, you can change the boot order of the devices so that the computer boots using a flash drive instead of a hard drive ... The correct button should be displayed and pressed on the same screen where the manufacturer’s logo is displayed. To keep this in mind, it’s a good idea to turn on the screen before turning on your computer, as the manufacturer’s logo will appear on the screen as soon as you turn on your computer. Press and hold the button until the menu opens.
A commonly used key is, F2or F10.F11Del
Open the start menu . If you want to access the BOOT menu directly, you can skip this step and proceed to the next step. If not , use the arrow keys in the BIOS menu to open the BOOT section .
Set the flash drive as the default boot device. Sort the boot order so that the flash drive is in the foreground . This is to make sure the computer boots from the flash drive before booting another computer .
Save your changes, shut down and restart your computer. You will be prompted to press a key to start the Windows installation process.
Start the Windows installation process . You will be prompted to select language and regional options. Once selected, “ Install Now Click “” to install.
When prompted , “Custom installation ” “Choose. This will format your hard drive and allow you to install a new copy of Windows 7. This process erases all data on the partition you choose to install Windows .
Select the partition where you want to install Windows. All files in this section are deleted during the installation process. You can free up space by deleting unused partitions and combining them with other partitions. To delete and merge partition ” drive option Click “” to select the partition you want to delete and convert it to unallocated space.
Wait for the Windows installation to complete. This process takes about 20-30 minutes. You will not be prompted to do anything until the installation process is complete.
Create a user account. You will be prompted to create a user account and specify the computer name. Create a user account to proceed to the next step.
If you are setting up a computer for someone else or for sale, press the + button on this screen . These steps will start Windows in audit mode . You can then install the required drivers and run the system preparation utility . ” Enter system OOBE ” Select “” and click . OK ” to complete this operation. This procedure requires the following computer users to create user accounts: I have.Ctrl⇧ ShiftF3
Enter your product key . You can continue to use Windows for 30 days without being prompted to enter your product key to activate Windows, but we recommend that you enter it immediately.
” Recommended Windows Update Settings ” Use “” .These options will help you get the latest Windows Update .
Set the date and time. You will be prompted to select a date and time. Many computers perform this step automatically with the help of the BIOS.
Select the network type. This procedure affects the appearance of computers on your network and the devices they can access. If your computer is not at home or at work, you should choose a public network to protect your computer .
Wait for the setup process to complete . Windows will start configuring your desktop and this process will take a few minutes. Once this process is complete, you will be ready to use Windows 7.