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ISO2USB utility creates bootable USB drive from CentOS/RHEL 5.x/6.x installation disk or corresponding ISO image. Created USB drive may be used to perform installation on machines that lack optical drive. Custom installation disks (with kickstart configuration files) are fully supported.

 

http://iso2usb.sourceforge.net/

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Creating Bootable USB Drive in Windows

Open Command Prompt :

§  DISKPART

§  LIST  DISK

Once you enter the LIST DISK command, it will show the disk number of your USB drive. Note the number of your disk.

§  SELECT  DISK  [no.]

§  CLEAN

§  CREATE  PARTITION  PRIMARY

§  SELECT  PARTITION  1

§  ACTIVE

§  FORMAT  FS = NTFS

§  ASSIGN

§  EXIT

Now, copy the contents of the DVD in the USB drive.

Enable USB boot from BIOS settings, and boot from the USB drive.