File Size : 1.4 Mb
BootDisk Utility is intended to make a external bootable USB Flash Disk by installing to it special Data set (MBR, PBR sectors and Data files) of EFI-based Clover bootloader (and may be Chameleon bootloader) for BIOS-based computers.
If you have a Windows-based computer, you are probably aware that generating a bootable disk, regardless of the target operating system you want to create it for.
Fortunately, you can choose from a broad range of third-party software solutions that can help you simplify your work. One of the programs mentioned above is Bootdisk Utility.
Please note that this utility cannot function properly unless you provide it with a supported USB flash drive and Internet connection.
No installation required
Since it is a portable application, you do not need to install it on your computer, as simply decompressing the archive file's contents and launching its executable component grants you full access to its functions.
Additionally, it does not create any additional files or folders on your computer without your permission, nor does it tamper with your Windows registry entries.
Bootdisk Utility packs a minimalistic interface that encompasses various useful functions, which can be easily operated by experienced computer users.
However, given its lack of standard help documentation, some users might have a difficult time trying to understand its purpose and making use of its capabilities to their full extent.
This application can help you create bootable disks out of your USB flash drives in a quick, convenient manner. You just need to provide the program with the appropriate hardware component and start using its functions.
You can format the disk, backup its partitions or restore them directly from the main window, by clicking the corresponding buttons. It is also possible that you can install a BootCamp HFS+ RO driver, uninstall it or extract partition data from DMG files by using the functions under the Tools menu.
Lightweight, yet reliable boot disk creator that packs additional tools
All things considered, Bootdisk Utility is a handy portable application that can help you create bootable disks from your USB flash drives in an efficient manner. It packs a simple user interface that integrates accessible functions and several extra tools. On the downside, it does not provide you with any form of standard help documentation, which might be inconvenient.
Updates: official site does not provide any info about changes in this version