LiveUSB Install - Live USB Creator

LiveUSB Install is another neat little third party Live Linux Bootable USB Creation tool. You can use it to easily put a Live Linux distribution of your choice on your flash drive. Enabling you to quickly Burn an ISO to USB. This software also allows you to select from an existing ISO and or use a CD/DVD as the source. Or you might want to use the internet download option to obtain a Linux ISO file.

Other unique features include the ability to customize the syslinux.cfg file. Use WinGrub mode. As well as support for directly writing or burning an ISO or IMG file to a flash drive using DD methods. In Linux, the command dd stands for "Data Duplicator" or "Disk Dump". It's also commonly referred to as "disk destroyer", "data definition", or "disk duplicator".

Written in python, this application can create a Linux Live USB from within Windows as well as Linux. So it can be a nice choice for those who prefer not to use Windows at all.

LiveUSB Install | Bootable USB Creator

LiveUSB Install - Live USB Boot Creator

What is LiveUSB Install?

LiveUSB Install is a tool designed for creating Live Linux Bootable USB drives. Much like our own bootable USB maker software, it enables users to easily transfer a Live Linux distribution onto a flash drive, allowing quick access to the operating system. The tool supports various methods for source selection, including existing ISO files, CD/DVD sources, and internet downloads of Linux ISO files. Notably, it provides customization options for the syslinux.cfg file, supports WinGrub mode, and facilitates the direct writing or burning of ISO or IMG files to a flash drive using DD methods.

Features include:

  • Live Linux USB Creation: Easily puts a Live Linux distribution of choice onto a USB flash drive.
  • Source Options: Allows users to select from existing ISO files, CD/DVD sources, or download Linux ISO files from the internet.
  • Customization: Enables customization of the syslinux.cfg file, providing users with additional control over the boot configuration.
  • WinGrub Mode: Supports WinGrub mode, enhancing the tool's compatibility with various system configurations.
  • Linux DD Copy Methods: Offers the capability to directly write or burn ISO or IMG files to a flash drive using Linux DD methods.
  • Cross Platform Compatibility: Written in Python, the application is compatible with both Windows and Linux environments, providing flexibility for users on different operating systems.
  • Windows and Linux Support: Allows users to create a Linux Live USB from within both Windows and Linux environments.
  • Friendly Desktop User Interface: Provides a neat and user friendly desktop interface for an easier and more intuitive user experience.

LiveUSB Install can be a suitable choice for users who want to create a Live Linux USB drive and prefer a tool that works seamlessly across different operating systems.

  • Authors Website: Project Page
    This tool may be dormant and no longer in active development.
  • Developer: Originally created by Krasimir S Stefanov
  • OS Support: Can be run from Windows or Linux
  • Downloading: LiveUSB Install Download

If you like this Installer tool, you might be interested in using the Universal USB Installer, or YUMI, instead. As both of those are multiboot software utilities that can be used for making a Windows OS bootable USB, while also booting from several Linux ISOs, system utilities, repair and diagnostic tools.