How do I create Windows 8 bootable DVD with WinISO

Windows 8 Pro has released now. The new features of Windows 8 are available here:

  • 1. With faster boot time and better system optimization.
  • 2. Memory Usage efficiency has been optimized.
  • 3. Use the USB 3.0, greatly increased the transmission speed.
  • 4. With more powerful Anti-Malware to ensure the security of the computer.
  • 5. Taking advantage of touch input requires a screen that supports multi-touch.

First of all, you should have Windows 8 iso file. You can download it from the website:

If you have got the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, you can update it to the Windows 8 Pro. Download Pro with special offer.

Before you installing Windows 8, you should know the system requirements:

  • 1 GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
  • 1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit)
  • 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
  • DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver

Here we will show you how to create Windows 8 bootable DVD with WinISO step by step.

This article includes 3 steps.

  • 1. Open Windows 8 ISO image file
  • 2. "Burn" Windows 8 ISO image file into DVD
  • 3. Install

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Make Bootable Windows 8 DVD

Step 1: Open Windows 8 ISO File

There are three ways to open Windows 8 ISO image file.

I. Please run WinISO. Click the "Open File" button on the menu

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II. Click "File" menu, and choose “open file…” or you can directly use the shortcut “ctrl+o”.
III. You can also drag the Windows 8 ISO file into WinISO.

Step 2: Burn Windows 8 ISO image file

Select the “Burn Image..."option. Or you can click “Burn” on the toolbar. After that, the “Burn” dialogue will be pop-up. Press the “…”, choose the Windows 8 ISO file then click "Burn". After the progress is finished, you will get the Windows 8 bootable DVD.

make bootable DVD

Step 3: Install Windows 8

Insert the Windows 8 bootable DVD into your DVD drive and don't forget to change the startup sequence of your computer. Following the instructions on the Startup menu in the BIOS Setup Utility, set the DVD drive to start first.

All of the preparation is OK. The last step is: restart your computer.

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