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It sucks because I used to have a sandisk U3 and now... /shrug

To the point then, Ive been trying to find a cheap way to emulate a CD/DVD/BDrom through USB. The U3 USB drive I had, let me write an ISO to the USB, and it would read in the bios as a CDROM.

Not as a “bootable disk”, not as a FDD, it read “CD-ROM” (Just clarifying)

So if anyone knows a way to do this, a current model USB stick that has an abusable virtual CD layer, Or the proper name for such a device (so I can google it) your assistance is most welcome. Thankyou.

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so you mean you want to make your usb bootable with any os you want right? –  swapyonubuntu Nov 16 '12 at 17:39
    
a way to boot from usb without second bootloader, yes. –  TardisGuy Nov 16 '12 at 17:41
    
you can try using same pendrive to boot multiple boot cds and os by using same pd ... tools like yumi,universal usb installer,sardu can help you please google them –  swapyonubuntu Nov 16 '12 at 17:43
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Isnt PDL built with grub? –  TardisGuy Nov 16 '12 at 17:45

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