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Registered: ‎06-20-2018

Boot Windows 10

hello guys

 

a bought a new pen drive, a Cruzer Blade 16GB to make a fresh install on windows

but the windows does'not boot from this Pen Drive and i don't know why..

 

i have another pen drive, a Cruzer Orbit 8GB and when i tested, it worked fine

 

so why the cruzer blade is not detected, am I doing something wrong?

SanDisk Guru
Posts: 2,812
Registered: ‎07-23-2010

Re: Boot Windows 10

What app are you using to make the drives bootable?  Is your pc BIOS or UEFI based?

Ed
Important files = Backed up files
Newbie
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎06-20-2018

Re: Boot Windows 10

i was only using media creation tool from microsoft (create a USB flash) option

 

but then I tried on Rufus with FAT32 and GPT/UEFI and worked fine after disable the 'secure boot' in the boot option menu

 

thanks for the help Smiley Happy

SanDisk Guru
Posts: 2,812
Registered: ‎07-23-2010

Re: Boot Windows 10

Happy to hear you got it working.  Smiley Happy

 

Yes, USB booting on EFI systems requires the Secure Boot option to be disabled.

Ed
Important files = Backed up files
Newbie
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎12-04-2018

Re: Boot Windows 10


@Ed_P wrote:

Happy to hear you got it working.  Smiley Happy

 

Yes, USB booting on EFI systems requires the Secure Boot option to be disabled.


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Registered: ‎01-08-2019

Re: Boot Windows 10


@lord_alf wrote:

i was only using media creation tool from microsoft (create a USB flash) option

 

but then I tried on Rufus with FAT32 and GPT/UEFI and worked fine after disable the 'secure boot' in the boot option menu

 

thanks for the help Smiley Happy


Media creation tool ? what i did is download iso file from Microsoft and make a bootable drive with USB .

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Posts: 2
Registered: ‎01-08-2019

Re: Boot Windows 10


@Vomkasers wrote:

@lord_alf wrote:

i was only using media creation tool from microsoft (create a USB flash) option

 

but then I tried on Rufus with FAT32 and GPT/UEFI and worked fine after disable the 'secure boot' in the boot option menu

 

thanks for the help Smiley Happy


Media creation tool ? what i did is download iso file from Microsoft and make a bootable drive with USB .

Well,you can also try these : https://www.iseepassword.com/how-to-make-bootable-usb-drive.html

https://isoburn.org/


Good luck,they've all had success with other computers.