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root of 2S& drive * see F4ISOFdocsFsample mnu files for details) PassPass * .rub#dos batch file which can patch a :indows )ll so that any user password will be accepted (by Bolmes.Sherlock and co. at reboot.pro) * see here for payload and .mnu file.

T+e =#@ 5iles listed below do not :Eust wor/: and $ay reMuire a 3$nu 5ile and9or e6tra.tion 5ro$ t+e =#@ 5iles3

Baiku * )OES ,O% :O'1H %rinity 'escue )isk )OES ,O% :O'1 unlesss type sd&C (if 2S& drive is +nd drive)H * see tutorial I6/ to see how to .et it to work automatically. 'eactOS Cive() * must extract all files from the ISO and use the .mnu file in docs folder

i)el =#@ D@E# 8@T W@%I ( see tutorial >8 5or wor/around3 !r.ani6 !@##

Easy2Boot - *etaile) *es-#i$tion <(1."4=


Usin% the Easy2Boot 7enu @n.e you +ave booted 5ro$ your '#B Easy2Boot drive on a %E!7 #H#TEM4 Eust use t+e '&9D@W897E1T9%=GHT .ursor /eys to sele.t a $enu ite$ and "ress E8TE% or :b: to run it3 Hou .an use t+e 5irst $enu ite$ (B to set any o5 t+e Main $enu ite$s as t+e de5ault one w+i.+ will be sele.ted and +i)+li)+ted w+en Easy2Boot 5irst boots or reloads t+e Main $enu3 Hou .an also set a .ountdown ti$eout to auto(run t+at $enu entry3 !n invalid $enu nu$ber will .ause $enu entry B to be sele.ted3

'oteC =5 you add $ore 5iles to your Easy2Boot drive or delete 5iles4 t+en t+e $enu nu$berin) $ay .+an)e ( t+is will .ause t+e de5ault $enu ite$ to also .+an)e3 =n t+is .ase you will need to use $enu B a)ain to .+an)e t+e de5ault $enu ite$ a)ain3 =5 you +ave 1!#T7@!D .a.+in) enabled4 t+en $enu o"tion B will also re5res+ t+e 1!#T7@!D .a.+e3 Also note5 2+an)in) t+e de5ault $enu and enablin) 1!#T7@!D $ay not wor/ in a Virtual Ma.+ine environ$ent w+i.+ does not allow dis/ writes to an e6ternal '#B drive ( use a real syste$ 5or testin)< 8ewC try DavidB:s Virtual Ma.+ine #tarter 5ro$ reboot3"ro ( allows 5ull rd9wr a..ess w+en bootin) 5ro$ '#B usin) Virtual Bo6< &lease /ee" readin) to learn +ow to add your own 5iles and .+an)e Easy2Boot to suit you<

A))in% you# 2oota2le /iles


@n.e you +ave $ade your bootable Easy2Boot '#B 5las+ drive4 you .an si$"ly .o"y over $ore bootable =#@ or ot+er bootable 5iles to t+e .orre.t 5older3
To sta#t4 Eust dro" your new "ayload 5ile (e3)3 a linu6 666663iso into t+e EF1SOEMainMenu 5older and it will be listed in t+e 5irst $enu w+en you boot 5ro$ t+e '#B drive3 Try it now and boot 5ro$ it ( see i5 it Eust wor/s< =5 you +ave a 6in)ows 1nstall 1SO4 t+ey are a :s"e.ial .ase: and t+ese $ust )o in t+e .orre.t JK=#@JWindowsJ66666 sub(5older =5 anyt+in) does not wor/ .orre.tly4 .+e./ t+e Troubles+ootin) se.tion below3

For all files except Windows installs ( @n.e it is wor/in)4 you .an $ove t+e 5ile (and it:s 3t6t 5ile i5 you $ade one to one o5 t+e ot+er EF1SOE000 $enu 5olders i5 you wis+ (under any sub(5older t+at is a""ro"riate ( see below so it is listed in a sub($enu3 =5 you .annot )et it to wor/ even by .+an)in) it:s 5ile e6tension4 see i5 t+ere is a .7nu 7enu /ile 5or it in t+e do.s 5older and read t+e se.tion below on +ow to use it3 @n.e you +ave a 3$nu 5ile wor/in) (read t+e te6t inside it< in JK=#@JMainMenuJ66664 you .an $ove it to one o5 t+e ot+er JK=#@J6666 5olders i5 you want it in a sub($enu =5 you still .an:t )et it to wor/ ( loo/ in t+e reboot3"ro 5oru$ or e$ail $e<

!lways run 6in9onti% to ensure all 5iles are .onti)uous (Mui./ly done in ,M+#e$USB4 Eust "ress t+e /eys 9t#lC@2 3

6he#e to a)) you# <.iso8 et-.= /iles


Easy2Boot /ol)e#s Note: If a folder is empty, it won't appear in the E2B menu. The Main Menu folder H:\ I!"\M#INMEN$ %&&& 'ayload files for the Main Menu (o here )or in the su*&folders with a .mnu file+

su*&menu folders: H:\ I!"\#NTI,I-$!


for any #, iso's and .mnu files

%&&&

H:\ I!"\B#./$' H:\ I!"\0"!

%&&& for any B#./$' iso's and .mnu files %&&& for any 0"! iso's and .mnu files

H:\ I!"\1IN$2

%&&& for any 1IN$2 iso's and .mnu files %&&& for any $TI1ITIE! iso's and .mnu files

H:\ I!"\$TI1ITIE! H:\ I!"\3IN'E


%&&& for any 3IN'E iso's and .mnu files

H:\ I!"\#$T" %&&& for any payload files only )you 4an ha5e su*folders+ & .mnu files are i(nored.

Windows =nstall =#@ 5oldersC H:\ I!"\3IN0"3!\!,-2672 %&& !er5er 2672 Install I!"s (o here H:\ I!"\3IN0"3!\!,-2/8-2 %&&

!er5er 2668 -2 Install I!"s (o here

H:\ I!"\3IN0"3!\,I!T# H:\ I!"\3IN0"3!\3IN9

%&& %&& %&& %&&

3ndows ,ista Install I!"s (o here 3inodws 9 Install I!"s (o here

H:\ I!"\3IN0"3!\3IN8 H:\ I!"\3IN0"3!\2'


2' Install I!"s (o here

3indows 8 Install I!"s (o here

e3)3 =5 you +ave a linu6 =#@ 5ile su.+ as u2untu-13."4-)es.to$a7)64.iso and you want it to boot as a 7ive2D ( Eust .o"y it to t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' 5older ( t+at:s it< =5 +owever4 you want to run t+is =#@ wit+ "ersisten.e4 you need to also add a s"e.ial 3$nu 5ile (available 5ro$ t+e JK=#@Jdo.sJ#a$"le $nu 5iles 5older 3 #i$"ly .o"y t+e =#@ 5ile and t+e 3$nu 5ile w+i.+ you want to be listed in t+e Main $enu4 into t+e .orre.t sub(5older under JK=#@JM!=8ME8' ( 5or instan.e i5 you +ave ubuntu(

1>3B4(des/to"(a$dA43iso and it:s 3$nu 5ile 'buntu1>3B4K6A4K&ersistent3$nu4 t+en .o"y bot+ 5iles into EF1SOEMA1'ME'UE4inu? (always read t+e 3$nu 5ile 5or instru.tions 3
T+e JK=#@J!'T@ 5older4 i5 "o"ulated by "ayload 5iles4 will be listed in t+e Main $enu as *1,E9T BOOT Menu3 !ny "ayload 5iles (e3)3 =#@ 5iles and 3t6t 5iles "la.ed under t+is 5older (or it:s sub(5olders will be listed in t+e D=%E2T B@@T $enu3 Hou .an $a/e your own sub(5olders i5 you wis+3 3$nu 5iles are i)nored3

T+e various o"tions are des.ribed in $ore detail belowC

1 - 6in)ows 1nstall 1SOs


!dd any nu$ber o5 OEMISyste7 Buil)e# 6in)ows install 1SO /iles to t+e .orre.t 5olders under EF1SOE6in)owsEsub-folder and na$e t+e$ as you wis+3 Multi(lan)ua)e Win7 =#@ 5iles .an be downloaded 5ro$ Di)ital %iver (see 'se5ul 7in/s on t+is site 3 Hou .an rena$e t+e =#@s and use s"a.es in t+e =#@ 5ilena$es to $a/e t+e$ loo/ better in t+e $enu i5 you wis+ (or add a 3t6t 5ile ( see below 3 'OTEC !lways run Win2onti) to ensure all 5iles are .onti)uous a5ter .o"yin) t+e$ over (9t#lC@2 in ,M+#e$USB 3

Additional Files
A)) a .t?t /ile to -han%e the te?t in the 7enu 1or Vista3#V%2I8%24748 and #V%2B12 =#@s4 you .an also add a .t?t 5ile o5 t+e same filename and add an alternate title (rat+er t+an +ave t+e 5ilena$e listed in t+e $enu 3 #o i5 you also add a .t?t 5ile o5 t+e sa$e 5ilena$e .ontainin) a sin)le line o5 te6t su.+ asC title some$te%t$here&nsome$hel'$te%t$here 4t+en t+at te6t will be used as t+e $enu title instead o5 t+e na$e o5 t+e 5ile itsel5 (note t+at t+e line $ust start wit+ t+e lower(.ase word 'title')3 #ee +ere 5or $ore details3 8oteC 3iso 5iles o5 B len)t+ are not listed (but $ay add to t+e total 5ile .ount dis"layed in t+e $enu< 3

A)) a ..ey /ile to hol) +#o)u-t Jeys 1or Win89#V%2B124 t+e "rodu.t /ey .an be ty"ed in $anually by t+e user4 a5ter sele.tin) an =#@ in t+e Easy2Booty $enu3 To use your own "re(de5ined set o5 &rodu.t Ieys4 $a/e lots o5 3/ey 5iles (.o"y t+e 5or$at 5ro$ t+e ot+er 5iles ( @% i5 you +ave lots $ore "rodu.t /eys you .an add all t+e /eys to t+e 9>OOSE @,OM A 41ST..ey 5ile3 Hou .an delete any 3/ey 5iles you don:t want3 !not+er alternative is to $a/e a 36$l 5ile wit+ your &rodu.t
Iey already in it and not use 3/ey 5ile at all3

E?a7$le 6in +#e(iew +#o..ey /ile Win8K&review&ro3/ey SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS <B!T set IEHSTI8T&(DO8A&(7G7WW(%11TV(B7-&1 E?a7$le 9>OOSE @,OM A 41ST..ey /ile 2H@@#E 1%@M ! 7=#T3/ey SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS <B!T e.+o e.+o W=8D@W# 8 &%@D'2T IEH# e.+o (e SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS e.+o Build A323D2BB e.+o 1SGIH4I(28%W%(81A&2(448%1(2%H-H &ro e.+o 2S1B4W%(>28VD(4%W7D(G-1WH(2H-G> 2ore

e.+o

set 9" as/S2+oose a /ey C


i5 TUas/UTSST1T set IEHSGIH4I(28%W%(81A&2(448%1( 2%H-H

i5 TUas/UTSST2T set IEHS1B4W%(>28VD(4%W7D( G-1WH(2H-G> A)) an .?7l /ile to auto7ate an install Hou .an also +ave your own unatten).?7l /iles in t+e sa$e 5older3 T+is .an .ontain all your settin)s and a "rodu.t /ey ( you .an Eust .+oose any 6$l 5ile and run t+e =#@3 1or Windows G& =ntall =#@s and you are usin) t+e +el"er Win&E $et+od4 you .an also de5ine an unatten).t?t /ile to auto$ate t+e G& install (t+ere is an e6a$"le 5ile in JK=#@JWindowsJG& 3
8oteC t+e video is out o5 date now ( = will $a/e a new one w+en = )et ti$e<

Easy2Boot (1 - +A,T 25 A))in% 6in)ows 1SO /iles Hou .an download Windows 7 =nstall =#@ 5iles 5ro$ t+e lin/ on t+e 'se5ul E6ternal 7in/s "a)e3 1M+O,TA'TC 1or $ore details on +ow to install Windows G& usin) t+e 2(ste" 1iraDis/ $et+od see t+e instru.tions in Tutorial V>B (+intC i5 you )et B#@D in #te" 14 try wit+out "ressin) 1A 3 Hou s+ould also a)) the *#i(e#+a-. Mass Sto#a%e )#i(e#s ( details +ere3 1or details on +ow to install G& usin) a Win&E =#@ see below3 T+is is a di55erent4 sin)le(boot $et+od o5 installin) G&
dire.t 5ro$ an =#@ 5ile usin) a Win&E =#@ :+el"er: 5ile (Win&E v2 or v> or v4 or a Vista =nstall DVD or Win7 or Win8 =nstall DVD 3 =5 your G& =#@ +as been $odi5ied wit+ driver "a./s or n7ite or i5 your =#@ +as Woe$W 5olders t+en it $ay not install .orre.tly usin) t+e #TE&192 $et+od4 so use t+e Win&E =nstall $enu instead3

1or $ore details on +ow to install Windows Vista and later @#:s see Tutorial V4>3 6in)ows ISe#(e# 2"12 +#o)u-t Jeys Hou .an de5ine your own 'nattend36$l 5iles w+i.+ s+ould .ontain t+e .orre.t "rodu.t /ey3 !lternatively4

you .an use t+e Easy2Boot de5ault 'nattend36$l 5ile and "i./ 5ro$ a list o5 "rodu.t /eys or "i./ t+e 'O JE;.?7l 5ile w+i.+ will not set any "rodu.t /ey so t+at you .an .+oose any version t+at is wit+in t+e =nstall3wi$ 5ile w+en #etu" runs3 Hou .an4 o5 .ourse4 also add your own 36$l 5iles w+i.+ .an be edited as you wis+3
T+ere are also so$e "re(de5ined ..ey 5iles w+i.+ you .an alter or add to3

=n addition4 t+ere is a 9>OOSE @,OM A 41ST..ey 5ile ( you .an add as $any "rodu.t /ey entries as you li/e to t+is 5ile usin) 8ote&ad3

2 - +ayloa) /iles that you want to 2e liste) in the Main Menu


T+ere are two ways to )et an 5ile to be listed in a $enu3 Hou .an eit+er Eust .o"y a "ayload 5ile into a 5older t+at is at level 2 de"t+ ( e3)3 JK=#@J6666 or .o"y a 3$nu 5ile F "ayload 5ile to a 5older t+at is at level > de"t+4 e3)3 JK=#@J66666Jyyyyy3
!ny $ayloa) 5ile in t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' 5older will auto$ati.ally be listed in t+e $enu3 ( @% ( !ny .7nu 5ile "la.ed in t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' 5older @% in a sub(5older 2elow t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' 5older will also be listed in t+e Main $enu3 &ayload 5iles "la.ed in a 5older 2elow JK=#@JM!=8ME8' will not be listed in t+e $enu3

2o"y your 5avourite bootable "ayload9:7ive2D: 5iles (e3)3 3=#@4 3i$)34 i$a4 et.3 to t+e EF1SOEMA1'ME'U 5older4 t+ese will be individually listed in t+e 5irst $ain $enu w+en t+e '#B drive is booted3 =5 you also $a/e and a)) a .t?t /ile o5 t+e sa$e 5ilena$e .ontainin) t+e sin)le line o5 te6t title some$te%t$here&nsome$hel'$te%t$here4 t+en t+at entry will be used as t+e $enu title instead o5 t+e na$e o5 t+e 5ile ($ust start wit+ t+e lower(.ase word 'title')3 #ee +ere 5or $ore details3 8oteC !ny $ayloa) 5ile "la.ed in a sub(5older 2elow t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' or t+e sub($enu JK=#@J66666 5olders will not be listed in t+e Main $enu (it will reMuire a 3$nu 5ile 3 1or t+is reason4 i5 you +ave a 3$nu 5ile4 t+e "ayload 5ile 5or it (e3)3 =#@ 5ile $ust be "la.ed in a sub(5older 2elow JK=#@JM!=8ME8' or JK=#@J666663 E?a7$le 1or instan.e4 i5 we want to boot 'buntu dire.tly 5ro$ an =#@ 5ile

wit+ "ersisten.e4 we need a 3$nu 5ile (you .an 5ind one in JK=#@Jdo.sJ#a$"le $nu 5iles and we need t+e 'buntu =#@ 5ile3 =5 we want t+e $enu entry to be listed in t+e Main $enu we would "la.e t+e 5iles +ereC JK=#@JM!=8ME8'J7inu6J'buntu3iso JK=#@JM!=8ME8'J7inu6J'buntu3$nu =5 +owever4 we wanted t+e $enu entry to be listed in t+e 4inu? su2-7enu4 we need to "la.e t+e 5iles +ereC JK=#@J7=8'GJ7inu6J'buntu3iso JK=#@J7=8'GJ7inu6J'buntu3$nu 'OTEC !lways run Win2onti) to ensure all 5iles are .onti)uous a5ter .o"yin) t+e$ over (9t#lC@2 in %M&re"'#B 3

8ote t+at t+e 5ile e6tension deter$ines +ow t+e 5ile will be e6e.uted by )rub4dos3 1or instan.e4 i5 you +ave an 3iso 5ile and it does not boot .orre.tly4 rena$e t+e 5ile e6tension and try a di55erent one ( 5or e6a$"le .iso ( wor/s 5or $ost linu? live =#@s and so$e ot+ers 3isowin(> ( use 5or Hirens =#@s (does not swa" +dB9+d1 ( Hirens will also boot usin) 3iso$e$ (but t+is reMuires $ore syste$ $e$ory 3 #o$e ot+er 5ile e6tensions you .ould try i5 t+e nor$al e6tension does not wor/ areC .iso7e7 ( loads t+e iso 5ile into $e$ory be5ore bootin) 5ro$ it .iso/i#a ( loads a 5iradis/ 5lo""y i$a)e and dire.t $a"s t+e =#@ ( use 5or 0+I+EIBa#t+E based =#@s .iso7e7/i#a ( loads t+e =#@ into $e$ory and loads a 5iradis/ 5lo""y dis/ i$a)e ( use 5or Ba#t+EI6in+E based =#@s .isowin( ( loads WinVblo./ 5lo""y dis/ i$a)e as well as t+e =#@ and loads setu"ldr3bin( swa"s +dB0+d1 ( use 5or 6in+E 0+ Ba#t+E based =#@s li/e E%D2o$$ander .isoe" ( use i5 you +ave a Windows =#@ t+at )ives you a blan/ s.reen w+en Windows loads (bu))y B=@#< Ti$C =5 you are not sure w+at =#@ e6tension will wor/4 or want to
try a variety o5 $et+ods to boot an =#@4 #ena7e the 1SO /ile to .isoas. ( you will be o55ered a .+oi.e o5 boot o"tions be5ore it is booted ( see t+e s.reens+ot below3 @n.e you +ave deter$ined w+i.+ e6tension wor/s best4 rena$e t+e =#@ to t+at e6tension3

1i)3 > Hou will see t+is $enu i5 you re(na$e an =#@ 5ile wit+ a .isoas. e6tension3

3 - +ayloa) /iles that you want to 2e liste) in a Su27enu


!dd bootable 5iles that you want to be listed in a submenu and not t+e $ain $enu4 to t+e EF1SOE0000 5older (= +ave already "re(de5ined !8T=V=%'#4 B!2I'&4 D@#4 7=8'G4 'T=7=T=E# and W=8&E 5olders 3 T+e "ayload 5iles will be listed w+en you .+oose t+e .orres"ondin) $enu entry in t+e $ain $enu3 1or e6a$"le4 i5 you .o"y a linu6 7ive2D =#@ 5ile to t+e JK=#@J7inu6 5older4 t+en t+e =#@ 5ile will be listed in t+e 7inu6 sub$enu w+en you sele.t t+e 7inu6 o"tion 5ro$ t+e Main $enu (or "ress 2trlF7 3
8oteC i5 you also add a 5ile o5 t+e sa$e 5ilena$e but wit+ a .t?t e6tension and .ontainin) a sin)le line o5 te6t su.+ asC title some$te%t$here&nsome$hel'$te%t$here 4 t+en t+at entry will be used as t+e $enu title instead o5 t+e na$e o5 t+e 5ile (note t+at t+e line $ust start wit+ t+e lower(.ase word 'title')3 T+e 5ile .an be saved in 'T1(8 5or$at and .an .ontain s"e.ial .+ara.ters and you .an de5ine a +ot/ey t+at will run t+is $enu ite$ too (see below 5or details on +ow to s"e.i5y a +ot/ey 3 #ee +ere 5or $ore details3

=5 reMuired4 you .an also $odi5y t+e 5ile e6tension o5 t+e "ayload 5ile too (see above 3 'OTEC !lways run Win2onti) to ensure all 5iles are .onti)uous a5ter .o"yin) t+e$ over (9t#lC@2 in %M&re"'#B 3
1or t+ose "ayload 5iles w+i.+ do not wor/ usin) t+e above dire.t boot $et+od (even wit+ a rena$ed 5ile e6tension or +ave s"e.ial reMuire$ents su.+ as t+ey use a "ersistent 5ilesyste$ to store .+an)es4 et.3 you will need to use a s"e.ial )rub4dos $enu 5ile 5or ea.+ o5 t+ese "ayload 5iles3 1or Easy2Boot t+ese 5iles +ave t+e .7nu 5ile e6tension and t+ey .ontain a )rub4dos $enu t+at +as been s"e.ially written 5or a "arti.ular =#@ or "ayload 5ile3 1or e6a$"le4 5or a linu6 =#@ t+at reMuires a 3$nu 5ile4 you need to add t+e "ayload 5ile (e3)3 =#@ 5ile and it:s $at.+in) .7nu 5ile to t+e EF1SOE41'U0E4inu? /ol)e# (note t+at t+e .orre.t sub(5older M'#T be $ade to $at.+ t+at s"e.i5ied in t+e 3$nu 5ile4 so you will need to $a/e a new :7inu6: 5older ( also note t+at t+is is .ase sensitive so use 7inu6 and not 7=8'G 5or t+e new 5older na$e 3 T+e 3$nu 5iles .an be downloaded 5ro$ t+e Easy2Boot tutorial web "a)e or .o"ied 5ro$ t+e EF1SOE)o-sEsa7$le 7nu /iles 5older .ontained in t+e download3 @n.e added4 t+e 3$nu 5ile entries

will be listed in t+e sub($enu on.e it +as been sele.ted 5ro$ t+e Main $enu3 1nst#u-tions on how to use a .7nu /ile a#e in-lu)e) as te?t -o77ents inside each (mnu )ile ( "lease read t+e instru.tions 5or details3 Hou $ay also need to edit t+e 3$nu 5ile i5 you are usin) a sli)+tly di55erent version o5 t+e =#@ so t+at t+e =#@ 5ilena$es are .orre.t3

'OTEC !lways run Win2onti) to ensure all 5iles are .onti)uous a5ter .o"yin) t+e$ over (9t#lC@2 in %M&re"'#B 3

T#ou2leShootin% <an) E##o# Messa%es=!

4oo.in% /o# I61'>E4+E,.USB... (t+en sto"s ( =5 t+e loadin) o5 t+e $ain $enu sto"s +ere4 .+e./ t+e J!uto'nattend36$l and J'nattend36$l on t+e Easy2Boot drive and t+e !u6illiary :Hel"er: '#B 1las+ drive (i5 used are @I3 T+is see$s to +a""en w+en t+e 5iles +ave been 5res+ly .o"ied and o5ten does not +a""en a se.ond ti$e3 T+e .ause is un/nown3 =5 you see t+is error "lease .ount t+e nu$ber o5 dots a5ter t+e word :'#B: ( t+e nu$ber o5 dots will +el" $e to dia)nose t+e "roble$ (or you .an loo/ in $enu3lst yoursel5 to see w+at .o$$ands were used a5ter ea.+ dot was "rinted 3 'ot all 7y .?7l o# ..ey /iles a#e liste) - so7e a#e 7issin%! T+ere is a li$it to t+e nu$ber o5 5iles t+at .an be dete.ted due to $e$ory li$itations3 Delete all t+e 3/ey4 3t6t and 36$l 5iles t+at you don:t need in t+e JK=#@JWindows 5olders3 =5 you +ave lots o5 3/ey 5iles4 "ut all your /eys in t+e 9>OOSE @,OM A 41ST3.ey 5ile and delete t+e ot+er 3/ey 5iles3
E##o# 6" - @ile not -onti%uous ( Most =#@ 5iles need to be .onti)uous ( 'se %M&re"'#B 9t#lC@2 to de5ra) 5iles on t+e w+ole drive usin) Win2onti)3 =5 you +ave an 8T1# drive ( also see +ere3 Hou .an try rena$in) t+e iso as 3iso$e$ but it $ay not be su..ess5ul< i5 you +ave a s$all (X>2GB drive4 1!T>2 is o5ten better 5or de5ra))in) 5iles (but you .annot +ave 5iles ;4GB on 1!T>2 3 Hou .an rena$e t+e 5ile e6tension to 3iso$e$ ( but it $ay not wor/ unless it is a 3iso and .onti)uous3 =5 you still +ave "roble$s4 try !uslo)i.s dis/ de5ra) to view t+e .luster usa)e on t+e dis/ and de5ra) it3

E##o# 155 @ile not /oun) ( =5 you see t+is w+en you sele.t a $enu ite$ and "ress Enter4 you "robably are usin) 1!#T7@!D and +ave .+an)ed t+e drive .ontents wit+out re5res+in) t+e $enu .a.+e 5ile3 2+oose t+e last $enu ite$ in t+e Main $enu :,E@,ES> T>1S @AST4OA* 9A9>E ME'U: to re(enu$erate t+e 5iles on t+e Easy2Boot drive to $a/e an u"(to(date .o"y o5 t+e $enu3 'se BET!2> or later versions (was a bu) in versions be5ore BET!2>< 3 E##o# 165 1n-onsistent /ilesyste7 st#u-tu#e ( t+is is usually a sy$"to$ t+at )rub4dos .annot write to t+e '#B drive ( t+is $ay be be.ause you are tryin) to run )rub4dos under a VM or via &lo"< w+i.+ is a read(only '#B driver3 'se a real syste$ and $a/e sure t+e '#B drive is not write("rote.ted3 Ba) or 1n(ali) E5EUnatten).?7l or si$ilar - or BWindows Set$+ en#o$ntered

an interna1 error w7i1e 1oading or sear#7ing .or an $nattend answer .i1e8 * check that the blank F$uto2nattend.xml and F2nattend.xml are at least as lar.e as your ori.inal .xml file * if not you will need to make them lar.erH
6i$in% IAutoUnatten).?7l an) IUnatten).?7l /iles... ( =5 t+e E2B boot "ro.ess see$s to "ause +ere 5or a lon) ti$e or +an)4 .+e./ your '#B drive (and '#B 1las+ au6illiary drive i5 also .onne.ted 5or 5ilesyste$ inte)rity errors3 =5 ne.essary re5or$at t+e drive and ensure t+at t+e two 6$l 5iles in t+e root o5 t+e drive are .o"ied onto t+e '#B drive 5irst4 be5ore t+e lar)e "ayload 5iles3 Always test 2ootin% on a #eal syste7 i/ it /ails to 2oot un)e# GEMU o# a :M! -EM' is $ost li/ely to

5ail4 @ra.le VM Mana)er Virtual Bo6 is least li/ely to 5ail (de"endin) on settin)s ( a 2oot on #eal syste7 is t+e a.id test<
;ou )e7oB) an 0+ 2ase) 1SO 2ootin% in O#a-le :M 2ut 1 -anBt %et it to wo#.! ( Try turnin) t+e #ettin)s

( #yste$ ( !..eleration 5eatures @11 (or @8 i5 t+ey are already o55< and set @# to G&3
Blue S-#een o/ *eath - E##o# "?""""""7B ( i5 you are tryin) to boot an G& based =#@ (e3)3 Bart&E4 E%D2o$$ander4 et.3 try rena$in) t+e iso 5ile to 3isowinvH3 =5 t+at doesn:t wor/ t+en try 3iso5ira or 3isowinv or 3iso$e$5ira or 3iso$e$winv3 7oo/ 5or a 3$nu 5ile 5or your iso in t+e do.s 5older3 4inu? not /ully 2ootin% ( 1irst ( test on a real syste$< Try "ressin) t+e E#2 /ey to see t+e te6t $essa)es ( t+is $ay )ive a .lue as to t+e "roble$< 2trlF# $ay sto" t+e te6t 5ro$ s.rollin) and 2trl(- $ay resu$e s.rollin)3 So7e linu? 1SOs Kust wonBt 2oot! ( .+e./ t+e (s$all list o5 /nown :bad: ones +ere3 #ear.+ 5or a tutorial on t+is site

5or a wor/around3 'ot all 1SOs8 et-8 wo#. un)e# :i#tual Bo? ( .+e./ t+e #ettin)s ( #yste$ ( !..eleration settin) and try enablin) or disablin) VT9!MD(V (G& $ay need VT disabled 3 !lso .+e./ A4(bit is enabled or disabled (de"endin) on @# in t+e General ( Basi. @# settin)s3

6A,'1'A5 +T' TAB4E 3 1S A4,EA*; 1' USE! ( Hou are usin) a 3$nu 5ile t+at reMuires t+e >rd and 4t+ "artition entries in t+e '#B boot drive to be unused3 Easy2Boot overwrites t+ese two entries and so will re5use to run as it would destroy your >rd "artition3 =5 you don:t need t+e >rd &ri$ary "artition t+en use a "artition $ana)er to delete it (or re(5or$at t+e drive to +ave Eust one &ri$ary "artition and any nu$ber o5 7o)i.al "artitions 3 @t+erwise you .annot use t+e Easy2Boot 3$nu 5ile3 6A,'1'A5 +T' TAB4E 4 1S A4,EA*; 1' USE! ( Easy2Boot needs t+e last (4t+ "ri$ary "artition entry to be e$"ty in order to boot linu6 =#@s3 Delete t+e 4t+ &ri$ary "artition or re(5or$at t+e '#B drive so t+at you +ave one &ri$ary "artition and any nu$ber o5 7o)i.al "artitions3 6in)ows - Ente# the $#o)u-t .ey to a-ti(ate 6in)ows ( T+e "rodu.t /ey was in.orre.t3 2+e./ t+at it $at.+es t+e =#@ you are usin) 5or installation3
BA #e3ui#e) 9*I*:* )#i(e )e(i-e )#i(e# is 7issin%.B =5 you )ot t+e Blue .onsole windows and t+e %e"air Muestion but still +ave t+is "roble$4 it .an be due to a -o##u$te) 1SO (even t+ou)+ it loo/s @I and t+e J#our.esJ=nstall3wi$ .an be seen and it was $ounted by =$Dis/91iraDis/ @I< ( .+e./ t+e MD? +as+ value o5 t+e 5ile on t+e '#B drive a)ainst it:s .orre.t value3 =5 you are tryin) to install Windows Vista or later @#:s 5ro$ an =#@4 $a/e sure t+at you use t+e 5irst "artition on a '#B 5las+ drive to +old t+e Easy2Boot 5iles and =#@s3 1or Vista and later @#:s you shoul) always see a 2lue -onsole win)ow a""ear (see Windows video be5ore t+e #etu" G'= starts3 Windows Vista and later @#:s will dete.t an !uto'nattend36$l 5ile on t+e 5irst "artition o5 a re$ovable drive (e3)3 1las+ drive but not on a +ard dis/ 3 T+e !uto'nattend36$l 5ile will .ause a Blue 2onsole window (7oad=#@3.$d 5ile to run w+i.+ will load t+e Windows install =#@ 5ile as a %!M drive ( Windows #etu" will t+en be able to 5ind t+e J#our.esJ=nstall3wi$ 5ile 5ro$ inside t+e %!M drive and so will not t+in/ t+at a driver is reMuired so t+at it .an a..ess t+e :DVD:3

:9annot install #e3ui#e) /iles: ( Durin) t+e :9o$yIE?$an)in% 6in)ows @iles: sta)e o5 Vista97989et.3 so$ew+ere between 1U and DDU (usually at sa$e 66U "la.e every ti$e t+e installation .an.els itsel53 T+e iso 5ile $ay be .orru"t ( .+e./ t+e MD? .+e./su$ o5 t+e iso 5ile is .orre.t (Goo)le it 3 Error(.+e./ t+e drive4 delete t+e iso 5ile and re(.o"y it to t+e '#B drive3 Ensure it is .onti)uous usin) Win2onti) (%M&re"'#B ( 2trlF12 be5ore bootin) wit+ Easy2Boot3 The su2-7enus <su-h as Ba-.u$8 *os8 Utilities8 et-= )o not a$$ea# in 7y A@0Menu ( =5 you +ave added a G1GMenu4 you need to .o"y t+e G1G#ubMenu 5iles 5ro$ JK=#@Jdo.sJG1G#ubMenu 1iles to JK=#@JM!=8ME8'3 Hou .an delete t+e #ubMenu6663$nu 5iles t+at are already in t+e M!=8ME8' 5older as t+ese are only used 5or non( G1GMenu .on5i)urations3 6hy isnBt E2B installin% 0+ to 7y A>91 syste7 <no *+MS2 7enu=H ( Hou need to add t+e Driver&a./s Mass #tora)e driver 5iles ( see +ere 5or details3

9o77on $#o2le7s with $ayloa) /iles


Una2le to /in) a 7e)iu7 -ontainin% a li(e /ilesyste7 (

Ma/e sure t+e linu6 =#@ is .onti)uous and use an e6tension o5 3iso not 3iso$e$ 9annot /in) s3uash/s ( ( Ma/e sure t+e linu6 =#@ is .onti)uous and use an e6tension o5 3iso not 3iso$e$ So7e 1SOs #un al7ost instantly an) othe#s )is$lay a L32MI3 4MM style -ounte# an) ta.e a%es to #un ( Be.ause t+e 5ile is not .onti)uous4 E2B is 5or.ed to load t+e w+ole =#@ into $e$ory ( Eust run ,M+#e$USB - 9t#lC@2 to run Win2onti) on t+e drive and $a/e all 5iles .onti)uous3 =5 you +ave na$ed t+e =#@ 5ile e6tension as 3iso$e$ t+en it will always load into $e$ory and be slow to load<
>i#ensI*49 2oots to Mini 6in7 2ut )oes not show all *es.to$ i-ons o# wo#. /ully ( use 3isowinvH or 3iso$e$ 5ile e6tension ( so$e =#@s li/e Hirens Boot 2D and D72 need to be e6tra.ted (in $ost .ases t+e JHB2D or JD72 5older is needed in t+e root o5 t+e '#B drive ( .+e./ t+is site 5or instru.tions ( Eust $a/e your own 3$nu 5ile wit+ t+e .orre.t )rub4dos $enu .ode ( or ( as/ so$eone to $a/e you a 3$nu 5ile< !lternatively4 on.e in t+e Win7 Des/to"4 5ind t+e =#@ 5ile4 ri)+t(.li./ on it and sele.t =$Dis/ 5ro$ t+e o"tions4 .+oose :2D(%@M: as t+e ty"e and t+en $ount t+e =#@3 8ow you .an run JHB2D3.$d 5ro$ t+e $ounted =#@ 5ile3

*49 >i#ens.isowin(> wo#.s /o# Mini 0+8 2ut Mini 7 )oes not )is$lay all *es.to$ i-ons ( use

3iso$e$ @% e6tra.t t+e JD721 5older 5ro$ t+e iso and "la.e in root o5 '#B drive at JD7213 2o"y t+e E>B9* o# E*49 o# E*491
/ol)e# 5ro$ t+e =#@ 5ile to t+e root o5 t+e '#B drive3

>i#ens Mini 6in 7 #e$o#ts a BNulia.isoB e##o# with 12.>i#en.s.Boot.9*.15.2.isowin( ( the e?tension shoul) 2e .isowin(> not 3isowinv3 !lso try t+e 3iso$e$ e6tension3 >i#ens 6in7 >B9*Menu i-on )oes not wo#. <not $o$ulate)= ( 'se 3iso$e$ 5ile e6tension @% 3isowinvH3 =5 t+at still does not wor/4 use 7Pi" to un"a./
O$h-#a-. - no ta2les /oun) ( you +ave to e6tra.t t+e Jtables 5older 5ro$ t+e =#@ (or download t+e$ ( t+e Jtables 5older $ust be in t+e root o5 t+e '#B drive3

E,*5"IMS*a,T 5 /o# 0+ 1SO -#ashes ( rena$e t+e 5ile e6tension to 3isowinv (use E2B V1 BET!14 version or later Ba#t+E 0+ 1SO -#ashes ( rena$e t+e 5ile e6tension to 3isowinv (use E2B V1 BET!14 version or later E,*9o77an)e# 2""5 1SO -#ashes ( rena$e t+e 5ile e6tension to 3isowinv (use E2B V1 BET!14 version or later >i#ens 15.1 1SO - 0+ )oes not show all *es.to$ i-ons an) +#o%#a7 4aun-he# is e7$ty ( rena$e t+e 3iso 5ile to 3iso$e$ or 3isowinvH
>i#ens 4inu? 7enu ent#ies )o not /ully loa) linu? ( Ensure all 5iles are .onti)uous (%M&re"'#B ( 2trlF12 3

E72e))e) 0+ 1nstall 1SO -anBt /in) sou#-e 9* on 2n) 2oot ( i5 you re(na$e t+e iso as an G& =#@ and $ove it4 it $ay wor/ (e3)3 "la.e in JK=#@JWindowsJG&JG&H@ME#&23=#@ ( i5 not4 e6tra.t t+e w+ole iso .ontents to t+e root o5 t+e '#B drive and rena$e t+e =#@ to 666663isowin( and "la.e it in JK=#@JMainMenu 5older3 @nly t+e 5iles in t+e root and t+e Ji>8A 5older $ay be reMuired4 but test wit+ all e6tra.ted 5iles as a 5irst atte$"t3 #ee &@#2BBDK%eadMe3t6t in t+e do.s 5older 5or an e6a$"le o5 an e$bedded G& install =#@3 Hou .an also try t+e G& =nstall usin) t+e Win&E $et+od +ere3 Jas$e#s.y 1SO 2oots 2ut -annot %et $ast a--e$tin% the li-en-e $a%e ( try ty"in) !7TFT!B and t+en "ress ! ( or "ress 1 (don:t

use t+e nu$ber "ad as it $ay not wor/ 3 Jas$e#s.y 1SO #uns an) )ownloa)s the u$)ates8 2ut the ne?t ti7e 1 use it on anothe# syste78 1 ha(e to )ownloa) the u$)ates all o(e# a%ain ( 2reate an e$"ty 5older on t+e #oot o5 t+e Easy2Boot '#B drive .alled JJas$e#s.y ,es-ue *is. 1"." ( be5ore you ne6t boot to I!V(res.ue on a syste$4 ensure t+at t+e Ias"ers/y %es.ue Dis/ 1B3B 5older on t+at syste$:s internal +ard dis/ is 8@T "resent (ot+erwise u"dates will )o onto t+e internal +ard dis/ 3 6in)ows -annot #ea) the O+#o)u-tJey& settin% /#o7 the unatten) answe# /ile (Win8 ( Hou need to s"e.i5y a ?6? &rodu.t Iey3 T+is is nor$ally "ro$"ted 5or by Easy2Boot3 2+e./ t+e !uto'nattend36$l 5ile on t+e '#B 1las+ drive and .o$"are it wit+ t+e 6$l 5ile and "rodu.t /ey t+at was sele.ted3 Ma/e sure t+e 6$l synta6 is .orre.t and balan.ed (X666; and X9666; 3 6in)ows -annot /in) the Mi-#oso/t So/twa#e 4i-ense Te#7s (6in ( &rodu.t /ey used was o5 t+e wron) ty"e3 'o i7a%es a#e a(aila2le ( Win8 &rodu.t /ey used was 5or a di55erent #I' (e3)3 Enter"rise &rodu.t Iey used wit+ a non(Enter"rise =#@ and t+e =nstall3wi$ did not .ontain t+at version3 'se t+e .orre.t &rodu.t Iey3 Blan. s-#een a/te# 6in)ows loa)s ( i5 t+e Windows =#@ boots and you see t+e M# lo)o but t+en t+e s.reen )oes blan/ (but +ard dis/ a.tivity .ontinues as s+own by t+e HDD 7ED A'* it only ha$$ens on one $a#ti-ula# 7o)el o/ syste7 (or one version o5 B=@# 4 t+en t+is indi.ates a bu))y B=@#3 2+e./ to see i5 t+ere is a B=@# u"date available 5ro$ t+e Manu5a.turer3 !lternatively4 rena$e t+e 3=#@ 5ile to .1SOE" (E 5ollowed by t+e nu$ber PE%@ 3 linu? Tails 1SO )oes not /ully 2oot ( =5 you are usin) a '#B hard disk 5or E2B4 you need to use t+e s"e.ial 3$nu 5ile t+at is in t+e JK=#@JE2BJdo.s 5older (read it 5or instru.tions 3

The Easy2Boot (1 /ol)e#s an) 7enu syste7

T+e $enus are dyna$i. and are built u" by t+e EF1SOEE2BE%#u2E7enu.lst 5ile and t+e .ontents o5 t+e EF1SOEMA1'ME'UE7ain7enu.7nu 5ile and #ubMenu66663$nu 5iles4 and 5ro$ any ot+er "ayload 5iles in t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' 5older and 5ro$ any ot+er 3$nu 5iles3

Hou .an "la.e 3$nu 5iles and "ayload 5iles (e3)3 3=#@ 5iles in a sub(5older under t+e JK=#@JM!=8ME8' 5older and t+e 3$nu 5ile entries will be added to t+e $ain $enu3 =5 you wis+4 you .an rena$e $ain$enu3$nu to so$et+in) else and t+en $a/e .+an)es to t+e new 5ile (be aware t+at any subseMuent new version download u"date will write a new $ain$enu3$nu w+i.+ you will need to delete a)ain 3 +lease note5 E2B V1 is $ainly intended to be used on a 5las+ drive be.ause $ost Windows installs 5ro$ =#@ 5iles won:t wor/ 5ro$ a '#B +ard dis/ (unless a s$all au6iliary '#B 1las+ drive is also used ( also Easy2Boot s+ould be used on real +ardware (5or $any situations ( E2B will not wor/ .orre.tly in a VM 3 A%ainC 7inu6 =#@s and t+e Windows Vista979892B12 installs 6O'BT A46A;S 6O,J 9O,,E9T4; un)e# an EMU4ATO,I:M3
Always use a ,eal Syste7 not a Virtual Ma.+ine 5or testin) 'se an Easy2Boot '#B 1las+ drive O, an Easy2Boot '#B Hard Dis/Fau6iliary '#B 1las+ drive (au6illiary '#B 1las+ drive is reMuired 5or Windows installs i5 usin) a '#B HDD ( it $ust 8@T .ontain t+e Easy2Boot 5olders 3

To )et Windows installs wor/in) by bootin) 5ro$ an Easy2Boot '#B HDD ( see below3

=5 you donNt see t+e E2B $ain $enu w+en your '#B drive boots Y "lease ensure t+at your J$enu3lst 5ile +as t+e :-on/i%/ile IF1SOIE2BI%#u2I7enu.lst: .o$$and in it3

Main Menu A$$ea#an-e


T+e 5irst ($ain $enu $ay be dis"layed as s+own below (de"endin) on w+at "ayload 5iles you +ave added4 t+e $enu will vary C 0 Set default menu entry and timeout

it de"ends on w+at $ass stora)e driver is reMuired and w+at B=@#9.+i"set t+e syste$ +as3
13 &ress 6 to sele.t t+e Windows Menu

23 &ress AltC1 to run ste" 1

>3 9hoose your G& =#@ 5ile

43 !t t+e D&M# @"tions "ro$"t ( hit LE'TE,M 5or H (eMuivalent to o"tion 2 3 T+e two 1A #%# 5lo""y i$a)es will auto$ati.ally be $ade 5or you3 (i5 you +ave "roble$s wit+ t+e Windows installation ( e3)3 Windows B#@D or resets Eust be5ore T(> sta)e or +ave a #2#= .ontroller4 try o"tion >SWinVBlo./ instead 5ollowed by !ltF2 5or t+e 2nd sta)e

'ote5 =5 bootin) 5ro$ an E2B USB->** and usin) 1iraDis/ (de5ault t+en you need to answer ;es to t+e :7oad G& =#@ into $e$ory: Muestion or else you will )et a B#@D B6BBBBBB7B error w+en #etu" swit.+ed to Windows "rote.ted $ode< =5 usin) an E2B USB->**4 you .annot install to !H2=9#2#= syste$s +avin) less t+an ?12MB o5 $e$ory4 be.ause you need to load t+e =#@ into $e$ory 5or t+ese syste$s3 Hou .an use WinVBlo./ instead4 but WinVBlo./ reMuires loadin) t+e =#@ into $e$ory in #TE& 23 1or t+is reason4 i5 you +ave !H2=9#2#=9%!=D syste$s wit+ ?12MB or less4 use E2B on a '#B 1las+ drive3

?3 Wait 5or G& #etu" to start ( or "ress QE8TE%R i5 you are i$"atient 8oteC you .an enter ! 5or !bort or 2 5or 2o$$and "ro$"t (or D 5or Debu) at .o$$and "ro$"t at t+is last "ro$"t and t+en "ress QE8TE%R3 29D dro"s to t+e )rub4dos .o$$and s+ell ( "ressin) but E#2 5ro$ wit+in t+e s+ell will .ontinue w+ere you le5t o55 and start Windows #etu" 3

A3 8ow )o t+rou)+ t+e nor$al G& install o"tions (t+ere is nor$ally no need to &ress 1A 3 1or$at t+e drive and allow G& #etu" to .o"y t+e 5iles to t+e +ard dis/ as usual3 73 W+en t+e syste7 #esta#ts4 boot ba./ to t+e E2B '#B drive a)ain (i5 t+e syste$ boots to Windows you will )et an :3as$s 5iles not 5ound error ( Eust reboot ba./ to E2B a)ain and .arry on as belowC 83 &ress 6 to sele.t t+e Windows Menu a)ain D3 &ress AltC2 ( t+is is t+e sa5est and $ost reliable o"tion 5or G& #te" 2 (or use !ltF> but you $ust leave t+e '#B drive .onne.ted ( i5 you used @EMFWinVBlo./ you M'#T use !ltF2 and not !ltF> 8ow .+oose t+e #!ME =#@ G& install 5ile t+at you .+ose in ste" 1 1B3 6in)ows Setu$ AU1 Mo)e will run and you .an .o$"lete t+e installation o5 Windows G& (a5ter it reboots 'ote5 =5 t+e 1iraDis/ %!MDis/ driver was installed4 it will be re$oved i5 you answer H 5or Hes to t+e "ro$"t t+at will a""ear w+en you )et to t+e Des/to"3 !lt+ou)+ t+e 1iraDis/ driver does no +ar$4 it does s+ow u" as as :'n/nown Devi.e: in Devi.e Mana)er3 =5 you

want to /ee" 1iraDis/4 answer 8 5or 8o3 8oteC T+e two Virtual 1lo""ies t+at are )enerated will .ontain identi.al 5iles (all driver 5iles will be on bot+ dis/s 3 T+e only di55eren.e is t+at one dis/ will .ontain a t6tsetu"3oe$ 5ile wit+ a di55erent de5ault driver settin) 5ro$ t+e ot+er3 ie3 one t6tsetu"3oe$ 5ile will be set to load an !H2= driver and t+e ot+er will be set to load t+e @EM driver3 =5 you +ave an =DE syste$ and no @EM driver is reMuired4 bot+ WinVblo./ (5dB and 1iradis/ (5d1 will be loaded3

E2B *+MS2 O$tions


1 S @EMF1iraDis/ ( does not add t+e WinVBlo./ driver to t+e 1A 5lo""ies 2 S @EMF1iraDis/FWinVBlo./ ( TH=# =# THE DE1!'7T S H S 1iraDis/ will be loaded > S @EMFWinVBlo./F1iraDis/ ( t+e de5ault %a$ Dis/ driver t+at will be loaded will be WinVBlo./ =5 you Eust "ress t+e QE8TE%R /ey t+en @"tion 2 will be sele.ted S 1iraDis/3 =5 you .+oose 1 t+en it is t+e sa$e as @"tion 2 (e6.e"t t+at t+e WinVBlo./ drivers will not be .o"ied to t+e Virtual 1A 5lo""y dis/s =5 you .+oose > t+en bot+ 1iraDis/ and WinVBlo./ drivers are .o"ied to t+e Virtual 1A 5lo""y dis/s4 but Windows will load t+e WinVblo./ driver auto$ati.ally instead o5 t+e 1iraDis/ driver3 T+e best o"tion to use is o"tion 23 @nly use o"tion > i5 o"tion 2 does not wor/3 1ail#a5eC =5 you +ave a "arti.ularly di55i.ult syste$ t+at see$s to .ras+ use #te" 1S AltC1 ( D&M#2 o$tion 2 S 1iraDis/ ( ;Sload =#@ into $e$ory ( &ress @6 and load all > drivers (@EMF1iraFWinV ( reboot ( t+en .+oose AltC2 1M+O,TA'TC =5 t+e @"tion > (WinVBlo./ driver is used4 you .an only use it on ?12MBF syste$s be.ause in #TE& 24 you $ust use t+e :#TE& 2 ( =nstall G& QAltC2R (?12MBF syste$sR: o"tion3

'OTEC Hou .an use bot+ 1iraDis/ and WinVBlo./ and an @EM #%# driver4 Eust "ress 1A at t+e start o5 G& #etu" and load all t+e drivers listed3