Create a Bootable USB/CD/DVD for Computer Disaster Recovery

In order to protect computers from accidents or boot failures, the best way is to create a backup for your system and data in advance, and make a bootable disk for recovery before accidents or even after them. With the help of AOMEI Backupper, you can make a bootable media on your own computer ahead of accidents or on another computer after accidents. What’s more, you can backup system on your computer easily via AOMEI Backupper, without interrupting your current operations; as for restoring data, AOMEI Backupper will do it faster than other PE tools do.

You can click here to learn how to create bootable rescue media

To produce bootable device, only several steps are needed.


Step 1. Launch AOMEI Backupper, and clickHome on the left panel. ClickTools icon, and then chooseCreate Bootable Media.

Step 2. In the pop-out window, you can choose which kind of bootable media to create, Linux or Windows PE. (In most cases, Windows PE is picked). Then, clickNext.

Step 3. ChooseCreate lagacy bootable disc orCreate UEFI bootable disc, and clickNext.

Step 4. Specify the storage media: ISO image file, CD/DVD or USB device. If you want to add drivers to image file, please click onAdd Drivers in the lower-left corner. After selecting, please click onNext to start bootable media creation.

Further Tutorials & Video Guides

If you want to know more about incremental or differential backup, please refer to following documents and video.

More Tutorials

Still have some questions after reading this article? You may click on the link below to learn more of the detailed instructions of bootable CD creation.

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How to Restore?

How to restore system in case of serious errors? You could refer to the following tutorials.

Restore with Bootable Media System Restore

Study Video

Video tutorial of creating Windows 10 recovery drive: