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Developer(s):Pete Batard
Type:Multiboot Bootable USB Flash Drive Software
Latest Version:3.8
License:Free and Open Source
Operating System:Windows (XP,Vista,7,8,10), Linux
Features:Create bootable USB Flash Drives the easy way

Rufus is an easy to use Bootable Utility software to make Windows installations from USB, such as Flash Drive, external hard drive, memory sticks, etc. This is a lightweight tool and twice as fast as making a Windows OS USB installation drive from ISO. No installation required, just run it. This utility also has a FreeDOS option, so you can use it to boot a computer or laptop in DOS mode.

Rufus supports making bootable ISOs for several operating systems including Arch Linux, Archbang, CentOS, Damn Small Linux, Fedora, FreeDOS, Gentoo, gNewSense, Hiren’s Boot CD, Knoppix, Kubuntu, NT Password Registry Editor, OpenSUSE, Slackware, Tails, Ubuntu , Ultimate Boot CD, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 10 and so on.

Download Rufus:


  • Rufus Portable for Windows.
  • Rufus for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10.