Download WinUSB (v1.0.7)

What is WinUSB ?

WinUSB screenshot

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

Binary download

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.

Ubuntu PPA repository

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.

Linux (Debian / Ubuntu) packages

You can also download the debian package of WinUSB manualy if you want :

Sources download

You can download the WinUSB sources here.
If you just want to try or use this program, please download the binaries (it's easier)

Comments

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Installation failed ! Exit code: 512

Written by Congelli501 on 2012-03-21 at 19h 27min.

Hi,
You seem to have chosen a USB drive. You may have chosen the DVD as the destination drive or a loop device, which is not supported by the GUI.

Installation failed ! Exit code: 512

Written by Oleg on 2012-03-21 at 07h 47min.

Installation failed !
Exit code: 512
Log:
Formating device...
Mounting...
Syncing...
Cleaning...
Umounting and removing '/media/winusb_iso_1332312401_6238'...
Umounting and removing '/media/winusb_target_1332312401_6238'...
Failed to mount '/dev/loop0': Недопустимый аргумент
The device '/dev/loop0' doesn't seem to have a valid NTFS.
Maybe the wrong device is used? Or the whole disk instead of a
partition (e.g. /dev/sda, not /dev/sda1)? Or the other way around?
Error occured !
/usr/bin/winusb: строка 78: 6248 Завершено while true; do
sleep 0.05; echo 'pulse';
done
/usr/bin/winusb: строка 78: 6478 Завершено while true; do
sleep 0.05; echo 'pulse';
done
umount: /media/winusb_iso_1332312401_6238: не примонтирован
umount: /media/winusb_target_1332312401_6238: не найден

Great tool!

Written by Shaun on 2012-03-11 at 19h 15min.

Thank you so much for sharing this with the world, keep up the great work!

Answer to "Installation failed ! Exit code: 256"

Written by nguzun on 2012-03-10 at 21h 41min.

You should format your usb disk as ntfs and it should work...

Installation failed ! Exit code: 512 Log

Written by bdkg on 2012-03-10 at 15h 00min.

Installation failed !
Exit code: 512
Log:
(gksudo:8146): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap",
(gksudo:8146): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap",
(gksudo:8146): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap",
(gksudo:8146): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap",
Formating device...
Mounting...
mount: warning: /media/winusb_iso_1331387708_8148 seems to be mounted read-only.
mount: warning: /media/winusb_target_1331387708_8148 seems to be mounted read-only.
Copying...
Syncing...
Cleaning...
Umounting and removing '/media/winusb_iso_1331387708_8148'...
Umounting and removing '/media/winusb_target_1331387708_8148'...
Error occured !
/usr/bin/winusb: line 78: 8617 Terminated while true; do
sleep 0.05; echo 'pulse';
done
umount: /media/winusb_iso_1331387708_8148: device is busy.
(In some cases useful info about processes that use
the device is found by lsof(8) or fuser(1))

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