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Automatic, bootable drive wiper

I'm looking for a bootable tool that erases all data on all hdds in a computer that does not need any interaction whatsoever. On my work, we now and then get quite a few, old, crappy PCs that are for ...
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Make .ISO of bootable thumbdrive in Windows

I'm looking for a free App that can make .ISO images of any partition, not just optical drives... Current intention is to make copies of recovery thumbdrives to be stored on a NAS on Windows.
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Flashing Mac OS 8 (1997) to bootable flash drive?

I would like to create a bootable flash drive with an old version of Mac OS, such as Mac OS 8, just to explore it. What software can I use to flash the OS onto the flash drive?
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Alternatives to YUMI

Could anybody suggest an alternative to YUMI? I have an entire folder dedicated to Linux distros and fix-it tools, so what I'm trying to do is find a different menu so that I can boot several ...
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Create a Windows 8.1 Portable USB Drive that's bootable on a Mac

I am seeking a tool to create a bootable Windows 8.1 Portable USB Drive (similar to the Ubuntu live usb), that also functions on a mac (meaning it should contain the necessary drivers) My problem is ...
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Suggestions for data recovery software that is bootable and works at sector level

One of my hard disks is failing and I need to recover some data from it (mostly photos). It's not the boot disk, which is an SSD. But as long as the failing hdd is connected, the system hangs on boot (...
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mac os 12.0.1: create a bootable windows 7 USB for old laptop

I need to install windows 7 on an old laptop and my only working pc is a mac (OS 12.0.1) right now, so I need to create a bootable USB from the mac for the pc with the .iso file of a windows7. I ...
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What is the most reliable and robust boot manager that autodetects available operating systems currently available (commercial or open source)?

I've been struggling with some servers that have what appear to be less than optimal UEFI implementations for booting operating systems other than Windows Server. It struggles when booting Linux ...
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What is a very lightweight Windows-based (e.g. WinPE/WinRE-based) rescue system that can be installed on a hard drive?

Looking for a blazing fast rescue system to install on a separate, small SSD. It should boot in seconds, ideally just like the old, XP-based Hirens Boot CD did. The system should be installable on a ...
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Software for Linux OS to create any type of bootable usb drive

I need a software like Rufus, but for Linux (I didn't find any software like this, I don't know how to install Rufus on Linux Ubuntu) to create any type of bootable flash drive then install whatsoever ...
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