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Rufus 3.21 Build 1949 Final

Rufus is a small utility that helps format and creates bootable USB flash drives, reminiscent of USB keys/pen drives, memory sticks, etc. It is considerably quicker than comparable utilities and it’s open-source and free. All versions of Rufus allow the creation of a bootable USB from an ISO image.

A Windows utility that formats and creates bootable USB drives for Windows, Mac and Linux (a LiveUSB drive). Rufus is typically used to turn an ISO image into a bootable USB.

A Windows utility that organizations and makes bootable USB drives for Windows, Mac and Linux (a LiveUSB drive). Rufus is commonly used to transform an ISO picture into a bootable USB.

Is Rufus protected to utilize? The response is positive. Rufus is a genuine application and it doesn't accompany ads, standards, or any packaged programming. It is free for both individual and business utilization.
Use Rufus, especially for cases to:
    Create USB installation media from bootable ISOs (Windows, Linux, etc.).
  • Work on a system that doesn’t have an OS installed.
  • Run a low-level utility.
  • Flash a BIOS or different firmware from DOS.

Creating an ISO image from a physical disc or a set of files could be very simple to do, nonetheless, by using a CD burning application For example, because of the free CDBurnerXP or ImgBurn.

The Portable is a USB formatting utility that can also create a bootable USB drive using a bootable ISO image. This app requires admin rights. Despite its small size, Rufus provides every part you want!

Rufus is quick. On occasion, it’s about twice as quick as UNetbootin, Universal USB Installer. Or Windows 7 USB download tool, on the creation of a Windows 7 USB installation drive from an ISO. It can be marginally sooner on the creation of Linux bootable USB from ISOs.

Rufus supports UEFI in addition to GPT for installation media, which means that it’ll allow you to install Windows 7, Windows 8, or Linux in full EFI mode.

However, Windows Vista or later is required for full UEFI/GPT support. Because of OS limitations, Windows XP restricts the creation of UEFI bootable drives to MBR mode.

Supported Languages: Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech. Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, and Hungarian. Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian, and Persian. Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Latin). Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Changes in version 3.18:
  • Fix DLL side loading vulnerabilities
  • Fix ISO → ESP creation when running on Windows 11
  • Fix an issue when detecting network connectivity when the DHCP service is disabled
  • Update FreeDOS to version 1.3
  • Add bypass of Windows 11 restrictions for in-place upgrades
  • Add Miracle Linux 8 to the list of Red Hat exceptions
  • Other internal fixes and improvements

Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7 or later, 32 or 64-bit doesn’t matter.


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