Eventually sometimes you might run into a situation where you don’t have a DVD Drive on your computer or you’re using a netbook which doesn’t have a DVD drive then the option left out would be to install using a USB Flash disk.
Why use a flash disk over DVD discs?
-It’s much faster installing with a USB flash disk because of the nature of the drive speed its much fast than a DVD disc’s read speed.
-Flash disks can be used to store more than one operating system for installing.
-Flash disks are more fail proof compared to Optical discs, am looking at the scratchy DVD discs, as DVDs can easily scratch but a flash disk is a just a simple solid drive.
Now just follow the following easy steps on how to make a USB Flash drive to be as a Windows 7 Installer Disc, probably this is the easiest way you would ever find on the internet.
How to install Windows 7 using a USB drive?
Step1: Download a program called YUMI here, we are going to use this to prepare the windows installation for use.
Step2: Open the program and select the Flash disk drive letter of where you want the installation to be prepared to.
Step3: Select the type of Windows you will choose for installation, which in this case is Windows 7, just scroll down that list you will find “Windows Vista/7 installer”
Step4: After selecting your Operating System of choice, you need to browse and select to your .ISO image file containing the Windows Installation.
Step5: You just click Create and accept any prompts and your set!
When it finishes you will have a fully working Flash disk with Windows 7 Installer ready for installation in any laptop or PC.