An image file of an optical disk, such as a CD-ROM or DVD.

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How to create a custom debian iso file from Windows step-by-step?

I'm using a Windows machine as a personal PC and I would like to know how could I customize a CentOS 6.7 iso file. In general, what I'd like to have on that specific CentOS is: a .tar archive some ...
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I need Network Drivers for my PXE Windows 7 64bit WinPE

The deal is, our Instructors wants to have a PXE Server. We were already successfully booting Linux Distros over the Network, but we still need to be able to boot a Windows 7 Installation ISO. So we ...
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Are there notable alternatives to ISO that are similarly open / widely used, while being better at general disk imaging?

ISO was designed to store data in a format ready to be written to optical media. Today, ISO is commonly used to distribute bootable images for USB flash sticks as well as images of various software ...
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Creating an .iso image file of a CD / DVD and then use it to create a virtual drive

Can I create an .iso image of an audio CD and a video DVD, and then use the .iso image to create a virtual drive that behaves exactly like the CD / DVD? So here is how it goes: I need use a audio ...
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Modifying Kali Linux Iso

I have a boot stick with Kali Linux 2.0. The ISO is already extracted and ready for use and I would like to know which files I need to modify in order to change the keyboard layout and background.
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How to *actually* make a multi USB bootable disk in a reliable way. Without ruining its USB mass storage capability [duplicate]

I have tried countless bootable USB makers. When they work, they work pretty well. Here's a list of tools I've tried. YUMI Unetbootin Rufus The problem is that they don't always work. The mode ...
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Make ISO from local Archlinux

I have install Archlinux from scratch and i customized the way i want and now i want create a bootable ISO from it . there is any program can do that or any way to do it ? Please help me
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Multiple Failed to read Sector - Unrecovered Read Error" when backing up dvd. Tried multiple copies of the same dvd

I've been backing up my dvd collection to external drives which are connected to a raspberry pi running kodi. I've literally backed up thousands of dvds without any issue but I'm having a real ...
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Where to download a specific Windows 10 build (iso)

I run into problems using sfc /scannow - it seems some dll's are corrupted. To replace the corrupted ones, I wanted to download a healthy image for my current build of Windows 10. The problem is, I ...
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ISO of not recognized DVD

I'm often dumping DVDs to ISO-files for backup by using dd on my linux machine. But now I've got a DVD in a filesystem that linux doesn't recognize. Still, I want to dump it's data in an *.img-file, ...
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VirtualBox : Getting Error: Cannot retrieve repository medta data repomd.xml for repository fedora 14-i386 installation

I am trying to install Fedora-14-i386-DVD.iso using VirtualBox-5.0.10-104061-Win.exe on windows 7. But as soon as I check this option [_] Fedora 14 - i386 as additional repositories, I got error. ...
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UltraISO unable to select disk drive when making Windows 7 bootable

I am following a tutorial to make a Windows 7 bootable, but at this particular step, UltraISO does not give me options to select disk drive and write method, as you can see here. So I am stuck there. ...
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How to make a bootable MS-DOS 6.22 iso from existing installation?

I am making a operating system project, and i use MS-DOS to make a setup for it. I am making it in a VirtualBOX VM. So, i completed the project, tested it, and i wanted to make a bootable iso for it ...
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readom and dd are creating different ISO-Images

When I am making an ISO-Image from a disc, according to the MD5-Hash of the created file, there is a difference between the data. They also differ in size. Tested on two completely different devices. ...
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kde is not loaded after install debian kde CD (.iso file)

I downloaded this .iso file: debian-8.2.0-i386-kde-CD-1.iso and expected to have KDE desktop but CLI is loaded after installation. I also tried startx but just redirect to another command line. ...
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Check ISO for errors without MD5 and how to find MD5 for online file

I was downloading a Windows AIO ISO and the page where I downloaded it from i.e., http://getintopc.com/softwares/operating-systems/windows-7-8-1-10-aio-70in1-iso-free-download/ didn't provide the MD5. ...
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Mounting a Linux distro iso under OS X El Capitan

I need to access a few files which are part of a linux distro iso that I've downloaded. I can't install the distro so I was wanting to mount it if that's possible under Mac OS X. I found a guide ...
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Bootable USB flash drive from iso using windows CMD (I can't find the tutorial…)

In the begining of last year or the end of 2014 I learnt how to make a bootable flash drive from an .iso from a youtube video. I tried to find the video but I can't and it's not in my history. The ...
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UCK Customize Kit Run Console ERROR status 8

I want to customize my Ubuntu image with same extra applications and same will be removed So I need to run console in uck-gui. But at this point I get stuck because of while true;do ... ;done loop. ...
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Unable to boot to Windows after cloning with Clonezilla

I purchased a laptop that came with Windows 7 preinstalled. According to a number of folks, the OS is no longer distributed as a image on disc; rather its provided as an image on the hard drive. I ...
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w10 live usb from iso

I downloaded an ISO of W10 to upgrade my parents laptop as they have limited download limits. I also downloaded the media creation tool from the microsoft site but it seems to be a glorified ...
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Checking Win7 ISO veracity - Win7IsoVerifier says its not ok

My laptop HDD broke. I bought new HDD. I is Asus n53sv so I dont have Windows 7 installation DVD, I had only the preinstalled Windows7 and I have product key. Since the hdd is unusable I must download ...
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Windows 7 Product Key for Download Windows 7 Disc Images (ISO Files)

I lost my Windows 7 Product Key , so I restored it by software as Belarc and NirSoft , both them gave my the same Product Key . Now I try to Download Windows 7 Disc Images (ISO Files) , and I asked ...
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Is there some universal way of booting up an ISO image without burning it to a DVD/CD?

Most of the tools out there that "burn bootable ISO to USB" rely on specific OS information. Is there some universal way to boot up El Torito bootable ISO without burning it to DVD or CD (and instead ...
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Why is there not some simple way of booting ISO formatted USB? [duplicate]

From what I understand the only difference between booting from an HDD/USB and CD/DVD is the way they are formatted (the first 2 have the MBR and the second 2 the ISO layout). I mean it's not some ...
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How to make bootable usb from Windows XP x64 installation ISO?

I tried various stuff but none of them worked. Like RuFus, ISO2USB. RMprepusb tells me in the description that for Windows XP installation I also need to modify some files so it can't directly make it ...
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What is in a bootable disk and how it is different from an ISO file?

I want to install "Console OS" (an Android OS for the PC) on a virtual machine, but the download is not an iso file and I don't know what to do now. The download has this "Win32DiskImager.exe" file ...
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Reinstall Window 8 single language on a Dell preinstalled laptop

My Dell laptop came with Windows 8 Single Language 64bit, the below sticker having product key got erased. Contacted dell and they told product will be embeded inside Motherboard, I just need to run ...
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How to control the size of a .iso image

Is there anyway to control the size of an ISO image when creating it from a CD without having to compress it? I'm trying to make a bootable ISO image.I'm using ImgBurn to make a win7 image from a CD
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Booting from a compressed iso file

I'm trying to format my PC from USB, since booting from CD won't work. I'm trying to make a USB bootable .ISO file from a win7 CD. Now I've created a .iso file whose size turned out to be 4.29 GB. My ...
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Mac Installation crashed

My Mac gets stuck on startup. It loads and gets near the end of the bar and then freezes. I need to make a bootable Mac ISO. I've been trying to use TransMac to make bootable recvory usb drives from ...
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Create windows 7 universal image from VLSC iso

The internet has numerous examples indicating that you simply need to remove ei.cfg from a windows installation image to make it a universal image. With most of the CDs I have, this has been ...
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How do I download the Windows 10 1511 ISO without using the Media Creation Tool?

For some reasons, I cannot run the Media Creation Tool due to company policy. How can I download the windows 10 Threshold 2 ISO otherwise? There seems to be a link here that has it, but visiting it ...
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Create an image backup of my OS (with documents saved) and write it on USB

I want to create an image of my OS with all the programs and documents saved and write it on USB and boot this USB like it was my portable OS. How do I do that?
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ISO Filenames Truncated

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04. When I mount certain ISO images the filenames are truncated. I can mount the same ISO image in Windows and the filenames are correct. I'm assuming this is to do with the Joliet ...
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What's the difference between these Windows versions? [duplicate]

I need a Windows 7 installation file (ISO image). Microsoft no longer provides doesn't provide those for customers with an OEM installation (customer care!), but I found them on mirror.corenoc.de. ...
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Create bootable RedHat iso from folder

I'd like to install RedHat 6.4 (32bits) on a VM. The problem is that I don't have the iso file. Instead, I have access to a folder (standard RedHat folder with subfolders like images, isolinux, etc.) ...
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Download Windows 7 ISO (legal, not cracked) [duplicate]

I have a Windows 8 update license which allows me to update from Win7 to Win8, but I've never owned a Windows 7 license as I've just downloaded a legal copy of Win7 trial and just installed the Win8 ...
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Backing up recovery partition into ISO and then burn it into bootable USB

I have an HP laptop and I would like to back up the recovery partitions. There are three reserved partitions, SYSTEM, HP_RECOVERY, and HP_TOOLS. There is an option in Windows to create a recovery ...
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Creating multi-boot ISO image from separate ISO files?

I'm, trying to create mutli-boot ISO file which I'd burn to USB or CD later on. I need just an ISO file created out of multiple ISO files I have. Pretty much all software for this purpose I found ...
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How to write OSMC iso image without administrator rights?

I tried standard and portable versions of win32imager without administrator rights and it won't work. Same story with Rufus.
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How can I reformat my pc and install from an ISO file?

I have a Linux and Windows PC. I have downloaded an ISO from Bittorrent. How can I format the computer and use the ISO? I tried copying it to a CD but it is still not bootable.
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Create Windows 10 install USB with Boot Camp Assistant

I cannot create a Windows 10 install USB from OSX. I only get Windows 7 as an option in the Bootcamp USB wizard and it fails to boot from the USB when I try it. The ISO is downloaded from Microsoft ...
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Use WINNT32 from an ISO file

Is there a way to run winnt32.exe from an ISO file to install Windows onto a second HDD? I'd like it to prompt which drive to format and install windows on like in the usual windows setup, just ...
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I can't mount an ISO in Windows Server 2012

When I try to mount an ISO on Windows Server 2012 I get a message that states "Sorry, there was a problem mounting the file"... and that's it. I Googled a bunch, and every answer to this question I ...
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Is my hard drive dead?

Windows 10 crashed on my Dell Vostro 260. It froze up and then just crashed, I have no suspects. I was just web browsing and checking mail. Norton and Malware bytes are up to date, so I do not suspect ...
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Create an usb stick image for booting into kvm (virsh)

I have User access to a WDS server (that contains a simple automated script to format inserted USB stick = set boootable + robocopy files from a directory depending upon the desired version) or, a ...
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Continue interrupted download of downthemall? (403 error)

I was downloading an ISO file of WINDOWS 10 to create an upgrade disk in windows 7 using a simple trick at : http://techdows.com/2015/08/use-this-trick-to-get-windows-10-iso-direct-download-links.html ...
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Backup Windows 2008 R2 Server to a ISO file

I want to virtualize a Windows 2008 R2 Server system for testing. At the moment the system in question is installed in a server and I want to make a copy of everything to an ISO file to then ...
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Quick way to install win7 and programs on many new 'OSless' miniPCs that will be connected in local network

is there a quick way to install win7 and some basic programs (skype, and few others) on many (exact same manufacture) new 'OSless' miniPCs that will be connected in local network. I know I can create ...