As you know Microsoft has recently launched the most anticipated consumer preview version of Windows 8 that is just a preview of what’s to come and is available for download at Microsoft website as ISO image for free of cost. But as you know when it comes to install Windows 8 on multiple computers or to install Windows 8 on your Mac using Boot Camp, all you need is to create a bootable DVD using the installer media. In this exclusive TechPuffs tutorial, I will describe you step-by-step, how to make a bootable Windows 8 DVD using Windows 8 ISO images.

Consumer Preview Start Screen of Microsoft Windows 8

Consumer Preview Start Screen of Microsoft Windows 8

Follow these Procedures

  1. First you need to download the ISO image of Windows 8 made available by Microsoft.
    To download : CLICK HERE
  2. Then Download and install the Windows 7 DVD / USB Tool available at Microsoft store.
    To download : CLICK HERE
    Windows 7 DVD Tool Installation

    Windows 7 DVD Tool Installation in Progress

  3. Now launch the utility and browse for the ISO file that you downloaded in your computer.
    Browse for Windows 8 ISO Image

    Browse for Windows 8 ISO Image

  4. If you are creating a bootable DVD, use DVD as the media type else use USB device in case you want to turn your external disk or Flash Drive into an installation media.
    Select Media Type Options

    Select Media Type Options

  5. Since here we are creating a bootable Windows 8 DVD, so let’s insert a blank disk and click the Begin Burning button.
    Insert Blank Disk Dialog

    Insert Blank Disk Dialog

  6. Wait for few minutes when burning procedure is going on. When it finishes the bootable DVD will be ready for you to install Windows 8 on any of your other machines.
    Final Process of Creating Bootable DVD

    Final Process of Creating Bootable DVD

If your computer doesn’t have a DVD burner then you may create bootable USB flash drives as well using the same procedure. πŸ˜† πŸ˜†