Install Windows 8 OS by Using a Pendrive

In this article I will demonstrate how to install the Windows 8 OS using a Pendrive.

Step 1

Connect your Pendrive to your system. You must then format your Pendrive. Now copy all the Windows 8 files to your Pendrive.

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Step 2

Now you open "Command Prompt" by pressing Run in the StartMenu.

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Step 3

Now type "cmd" in the popup window.

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Step 4

A command prompt will be generated; in that you type: "cd \".

Now type: "diskpart"

A new command prompt will be generated; in that type: "list disk".

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Step 5

Now select your external device, as in the following.

Select disk 1

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Step 6

Now type "list partition".

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Step 7

Now type "select partition 1".

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Step 8

Now type "active".

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Step 9

Now type "select partition 1".

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Step 10

Now type "list partition".

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Step 11

Now press "Exit" and restart your system.

Now for the first boot device select your removable disk.

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