FlashBoot: Convert BartPE bootable CD to USB thumbdrive

BartPE is a lightweight, limited version of Windows XP which runs from Live CD or Live USB thumbdrive. It allows you to boot Windows, even if a hardware or software fault has disabled your Windows installation on internal hard drive. BartPE can be used for backup, restoration, diagnosis and error-correction of systems with malfunctioning primary storage drives. BartPE can be extended through the vast variety of plugins.

FlashBoot can convert BartPE CD to the bootable USB thumbdrive. Also FlashBoot can convert Windows PE CD to bootable USB thumbdrive.

Converting BartPE CD to USB with FlashBoot

1) Run FlashBoot, click Next:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Running FlashBoot
Convert Boot CD to USB - Running FlashBoot


2) Choose CD -> USB in Main Menu:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing CD to USB conversion in the main menu
Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing CD to USB conversion in the main menu


3) Choose CD/DVD drive or image file and click Next:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing source CD/DVD drive or image file
Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing source CD/DVD drive or image file


4) Choose "Convert Windows PE 1.x or Windows-XP derived BartPE" from the scenario list and click Next:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing BartPE conversion scenario
Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing BartPE conversion scenario


5) Choose target USB thumbdrive or USB HDD and click Next:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing target USB thumbdrive
Convert Boot CD to USB - Choosing target USB thumbdrive


6) Enter volume label or leave it as is and click Next:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Entering volume label for USB formatted disk
Convert Boot CD to USB - Entering volume label for USB formatted disk


7) Check summary information and click Next:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Check summary information and click Next
Convert Boot CD to USB - Check summary information and click Next


8) Wait for process completion:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Boot CD to USB conversion in progress
Convert Boot CD to USB - Boot CD to USB conversion in progress


9) USB thumbdrive is ready for use. Click OK to exit:

Convert Boot CD to USB - Boot CD to USB conversion complete
Convert Boot CD to USB - Boot CD to USB conversion complete