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I want to install usb-imagewriter to clone an SD card that I have. I didn't find USBWriter in the Software Center. Is there any link to download it please?

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can't connect after using dd command https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/33693/cant-connect-to-the-pi-after-cloning-the-sd-card

  • USBWriter is Windows-only. – Aibara Jul 23 '15 at 4:07
  • @AibaraIduas sorry it's called usb-imagewriter not usb-writer ;) – The Beast Jul 23 '15 at 9:07
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You don't need special software for cloning SD.

Just use dd command.

For example,

dd if=/dev/sdcard1 of=/dev/sdcard2

Here if is the source SD where you clone from, of is the destination SD, where you clone to.

Originally answered in https://superuser.com/questions/517856/how-to-clone-micro-sd-card.

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