This utility provides the ability to convert a usb drive to bootable usb drives for Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux distributions
By using the utility called UNetbootin , which allows you to create bootable Live USB drives for Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux distributions without burning a CD. It runs on both Windows and Linux. You can either let UNetbootin download one of the manyÂ distributions supported out-of-the-box for you, orsupply your own Linux .iso file if you’ve already downloaded one or your preferred distribution isn’t on the list.
- Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7, or Linux.
- Internet access for downloading a distribution to install,
UNetbootin can also be used to load various system utilities, including:
- Parted Magic, a partition manager that canÂ resize, repair, backup, and restore partitions.
- SystemRescueCD, a system repair, backup and recovery tool.
- Super Grub Disk, a boot utility that canÂ restore and repair overwritten and misconfigured GRUB installs or directly boot various operating systems
- Dr.Web Antivirus,Â F-Secure Rescue CD, andÂ Kaspersky Rescue Disk, which remove malware from Windows installs.
- Backtrack, a utility used for network analysis and penetration testing.
- Ophcrack, a utility which can recover Windows passwords.
- NTPasswd, a utility which can reset Windows passwords and edit the registry.
- Gujin, a graphical bootloader that can also be used to boot various operating systems and media.
- Smart Boot Manager (SBM), which can boot off CD-ROM and floppy drives on computers with a faulty BIOS.
- FreeDOS, which can run BIOS flash and other legacy DOS utilities.