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Delete all partitions of USB key

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# Assuming your USB device is /dev/sdX

Clean your USB stick

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Your USB stick is partitioned due to burning of ISO or other operations. To clean your USB stick and clean back all the spaces, use the command line diskpart. The example below will clean disk 1.

diskpart
list disk
select disk 1
clean

Use USB stick to install operating systems

Install OS(e.g. Windows, Linux) from USB stick

  1. Download Universal USB Installer.
  2. Make sure you have the ISO file of the operating system that you would like to install.
  3. Launch Universal USB Installer and follow the 3 steps.

FreeBSD / PC-BSD

It is much more reliable to use dd command than then Image Writer for Windows.

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