How to Create Bootable USB for Kali Linux on Windows?

Installing various operating system is an interesting task and I enjoy it a lot. You might know that how to create bootable USB for Windows and also create a bootable USB for Mac OS. In this article, I’m going to show the easiest and better that you can create bootable USB for Kali Linux or Ubuntu. For this demonstration, I want to use the “Universal USB Installer” software. And you will get more information about this software. How It works and how to create bootable USB for Kali Linux using universal USB installer. Read this guide very cautiously.

What is Universal USB Installer?

Universal USB Installer aka UUI is a Live Linux USB creator that allows you to choose from a selection of Linux Distributions to put on your USB Flash Drive. The Universal USB Installer is easy to use. Simply choose a Live Linux Distribution, the ISO file, your Flash Drive and, click Install. Upon completion, you should have a ready to run bootable USB Flash Drive with your select operating system installed.

Create Bootable USB for Kali Linux

Before creating bootable USB for Linux, you have prepared the following requirements in order to create bootable USB for Kali Linux.

  1. Download Universal USB Installer
  2. Download Kali Linux V2.0 ISO File

Once the download is completed, follow these instructions. Open the universal USB installer. This software is portable and does not need installation. Just click on the software then create bootable Flash drive for Kali Linux.

  • Step #1. Select a Linux Distribution from the dropdown. Choose “Try Unlisted Linux ISO“.
  • Step #2. Choose the Kali Linux ISO file that you have downloaded.
  • Step #3. Select your USB thumb drive.
  • Step #4. Check out the “We will format drive x”. And finally, click on the “Create” button.
Create Bootable USB for Kali Linux

Create Bootable USB for Kali Linux

Now, you will see a warning message that pops up for you. This message is about the formatting USB flash drive. Click on “OK” button to continue the process.

Create Bootable USB Flash Drive for Linux

Create Bootable USB Flash Drive for Linux

Right after clicking on the “OK” button on step 2, wait for some minutes to complete. It will take around 20 to 30 minutes.

Creating Bootable USB for Kali Linux

Creating Bootable USB for Kali Linux

Conclusion

This was the simple and easy method that you can create bootable USB for Kali Linux. Creating bootable USB for Linux is not so difficult. If you have got any problem, feel free to share with us via the comment form below. Thanks for being with us.

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