Nov 10, 2018

How To Burn an ISO File to a USB Drive

Note: If you want to burn ISO file on Linux or Mac, then try UNetbootin instead.

See also:
How to Set Up a USB Key to Install CentOS 7

Download Rufus, a free tool that will correctly prepare the USB drive, automatically extract the contents of the ISO file you have, and properly copy the files contained within it to your USB device, including any files in the ISO needed to make it bootable.

Rufus is a portable program (does not install), works on Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP, and will "burn" an ISO image file to any type of USB storage device you happen to have.

Double-click or double-tap on the rufus-version.exe file that you just downloaded. The Rufus program will start right away.


Non exhaustive list of ISOs Rufus is known to work with