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EDIT: Magic, friend formatted it to FAT32. Works now.

I am trying to create a bootable USB stick to install windows7..

Here is my problem:

And I have real trouble finding a tutorial to do what the prompt wants.

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  • if you wish to create a bootable windows 7 ISO, do it by using dd. dd if=link_to_iso.iso of=usb_device_file I had written a blog post explaining this, try this blog post – Anam Ahmed Mar 16 '13 at 5:10
  • Ill check it out :) – Oliver Schöning Mar 16 '13 at 5:11
  • Oh well.. Now I am stuck with : DEFAULT on the boot.. I give up . Need to get a CD – Oliver Schöning Mar 16 '13 at 6:09
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You can not create a bootable Windows 7 USB with Unetbootin as the snapshot you shared, more over the option to select ISO is not selected in your snapshots

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  • Thats because I did this only for the snapshot. So what are my options? – Oliver Schöning Mar 16 '13 at 5:00
  • ok what steps did you take to create bootable Windows 7 on USB , ie which software and what steps you took that can give some clue as where you were stuck – Registered User Mar 16 '13 at 5:02
  • I am stuck at: Got the Windows ISO, and a 8GB USB stick. And UNetbootin on my Ubuntu – Oliver Schöning Mar 16 '13 at 5:04
  • no Unetbootin I have tried myself earlier and it did not worked I googled google.co.in/search?q=install+windows+8+from+usb and came with a few links you will have to try some other solution I did not had success with Unetbootin in case you want to format your partition to fat32 use a command sudo cfdisk this will show your USB mounted some where in fileysystem from there you can format – Registered User Mar 16 '13 at 5:23
  • FATAL ERROR: Bad logical partition 6: enlarged logical partitions overlap Press any key to exit cfdisk. on sudo cfdisk – Oliver Schöning Mar 16 '13 at 5:26

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