WinUSB is a simple tool that enable you to create your own usb stick windows installer from an iso image or a real DVD.
This package contains two programs:
- WinUSB-gui: a graphical interface which is very easy to use.
- winusb: the command line tool.
Supported images: Windows Vista, Seven, 8 installer for any language and any version (home, pro...) and Windows PE.
New release (1.0.7) : 2012-05-03
You can download the WinUSB binary here.
Binaries are programs that can be directly used on your computer. If you just want to try or use WinUSB, it's a good choice.
Using the PPA is recomended since you will receive updates automaticaly from your update manager.
You only need to install the PPA (Personal Package Archives) once. In order to do that, you just need to lunch this command :
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:colingille/freshlight && sudo apt-get update
Then, you can simply use this apt-url to install WinUSB : apt://winusb.
You can also download the debian package of WinUSB manualy if you want :
You can download the WinUSB sources here.
If you just want to try or use this program, please download the binaries (it's easier)
Written by Frontier on 2014-10-27 at 02h 44min.
I just get a 512 error on GUI version and was no log output on error info screen, so I started the GUI version again but this time from a shell and I got this error there:
sh: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
I thought this could be from the iso path and I was right, the path conteined a ' character, so I just rename the path and the program works fine. I think this is a bug, so I report this to you.
Thanks for the program and the work!
Written by Stoimen on 2014-10-23 at 20h 21min.
The repository folder is down - W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/colingille/freshlight/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-i386/Packages 404 Not Found
Written by Daniel Bertúa on 2014-08-03 at 17h 55min.
¿License of WinUSB?
Written by boson on 2014-07-23 at 14h 54min.
The PPA repository is giving a 404 error.
Written by wiarlocos on 2012-05-03 at 07h 59min.
Thanks for the tips, will try to make it work but I have little knowledge about this. Anyway thank you very much.
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