Windows PE (Preinstallation Environment) means lightweight versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems that allow you to boot from DVD, USB or over network. This is a collection post for Windows PE assembly (Windows 7 PE, Windows 8 PE, Windows 8.1 PE, and Windows 10 PE) made by the famous reverse engineer Ratiborus from a very popular Russian computer forum Ru.Board. They will be updated as new utilities or drivers are added.
BurnAware is a super-intuitive and full-featured free optical disc burning software with user-friendly and clear-cut interface. It supports all standard optical storage mediums (include CD/DVD/Blu-ray/HD-DVD), comes with good and wide hardware compatibility (supports quite a number of recording equipment: CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, BD-R/RE, HD-DVD-R/RW and DVD-RAM) on IDE/SCSI/USB/1394/SATA port.
UltraISO is the most powerful, convenient and practical optical disk image file creating, editing and format converting tool. It can not only directly edit the CD/DVD image, extract files from the image, but also can build disc image from CD-ROM\DVD-ROM or convert files on hard drive into ISO image file.
Acronis True Image (ATI for short) is an almighty clone/backup & restore/recovery utility working well under both Windows desktop and PE (Preinstallation Environment) with ultra fast speed, high compression ratio and very simple operation. Fully compatible with Windows and gives full play to the hardware performance.
Continue reading [v22.0] Acronis True Image – Ultra-fast system/partition backup & restore solution
YUMI (short for Your Universal Multiboot Installer) is the successor of MultibootISOs, a free, open-source, powerful and user-friendly USB installer maker. It is used to create multi-system bootable USB devices, which can boot multiple operating systems, antivirus programs, disk cloning tools, system diagnostic tools, and more.
FlashBoot is a very powerful USB bootable disk creating tool, it allows to convert Windows installation media file (CD/DVD disc or an image file like ISO) to your USB device. Continue reading [v2.3f] FlashBoot – Ultimate tool for making USB devices bootable