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Is there any way to burn the Raspbian OS to an SD card without the use of the Win 32 Disk IMG application?

If the above is impossible, could I go about converting the file on my mac, then transferring it to my PC for burning?

Background

I am trying to install the Official Raspberry Pi OS. I have both a mac and a PC, but my mac does not have an SD card reader and I do not own a dongle. So, the obvious choice is my PC... which I am not the admin of.

Notes

Here is the official tutorial.

I am using Raspberry Pi Model B.

My SD card is 4 GB.

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@gronostaj How would I go about converting the file on my mac, then transferring it to my PC for burning? Is that possible? –  xxmbabanexx Mar 23 '13 at 21:16
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Raw drive access on Windows requires administrative privileges, so you won't be able to do it this way. But you can burn an Ubuntu CD or prepare bootable USB pendrive that will let you do it.

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