Windows 8 Download: How to Install Windows 8 from USB

If you are itching to have Windows 8 on your system and if you are in search of direct download links for Windows 8 then you can find it all here. And you can install Windows 8 from USB by following the guide provided below in the post.

Windows recently released the latest Windows 8 developers version and it is free to download. And I will provide you the full guide on How To Create a Bootable Windows 8 USB Drive by making use of Windows 7 USB/DVD download tool.

As you already know Windows 8 if full of amazing and jaw dropping Features that you never would have dreamt of. There are various options available for user convenience that he/she can download 32bit version and 64bit version with or without developer tools. Amazing isn’t it?

How To Create Windows 8 Bootable USB

Windows 8 Download: How to Install Windows 8 from USB

Step 1:

Firstly install the Windows 7 USB/DVD downloaded tool onto your system.

Step 2:

Now next strep is to run the tool, and choose ISO file option that is already provided with the Windows 8 developer tool and now a dialog appears prompting user for choosing media type. Choose USB Device and proceed further.

Step 3:

Insert your USB Device and click on Begin Copying. This option will format the USB drive and set up it as a Bootable USB Drive. But before you insert your USB drive make sure you save any of your previously data present on it.

Step 4:

It will take some time to copy all the necessary data on the USB Drive and hence making it as a Bootable USB Drive for Windows 8.

Finally it’s all done and now your USB device is Bootable Windows Drive and you can use it on any system to install it if it satisfies the following system requirements.

System Requirements

  • RAM: 1 GB for 32bit and 2 GB for 64bit version.
  • Processor: Dual Core and later on processor models with 1 GHz speed.
  • Space required: 20 GB or more of free disk space on your hard drive.
  • Graphics Device: DirectX9 with WDDM 1.0.

The direct links for Windows 8 and all packages required are listed below as

Windows 8 developer preview 32bit (2.8 GB)

Windows 8 developer preview 64bit (3.6 GB)

Windows 8 developer preview with developer tools x64 (4.8 GB)

Windows 7 USB/DVD download tool

One Response to “Windows 8 Download: How to Install Windows 8 from USB”

  1. Samantha32
    March 5, 2012 at 6:37 pm #

    Thanks for sharing with us this new application using “USB” by down installing window 8. thanks a lot…

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