Create a USB Recovery is Possible from Windows

Create a USB Recovery Is Possible (RIP) Linux bootable flash drive using YUMI from within Windows. RIP Linux is a Salckware based distribution created by Kent Robotti. It can be used for USB recovery and system maintenance.

This portable Linux Operating System ships packed full of useful tools including;

    • TestDisk to recover deleted partitions.
    • GParted, fdisk, cfdisk, parted partition managers.
    • PhotoRec to recover deleted files.
    • ntfsprogs for managing ntfs filesystems and much more.

Boot into an X Windows environment or run the OS without any GUI. Both 32bit and 64 bit kernels are available within the same distribution.

USB Recovery is Possible - RIP Linux

USB Recovery is Possible - RIP Linux

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Essentials to Boot RIP Linux from USB

  • Windows PC (to perform the Install in this case)
  • USB flash drive
  • RIPLinuX*.iso
  • YUMI

How to create a RIP Linux Bootable USB

To create a RIP Linux Bootable USB flash drive,

  1. Download and launch YUMI
  2. Step 1: Select your flash drive from the drop list.
    Step 2: Then choose RIP Linux (Recovery Distro) from the list.
    Step 3: Browse to your ISO, and then click Create.
    USB Bootable RIP Linux using YUMI
  3. Once YUMI has finished, reboot your PC and set your BIOS or Boot menu to boot directly from the USB device.
  4. Then boot up from your recovery is possible USB.

If all went well, you should now be presented with the YUMI Boot Menu containing a new entry to "Run RIP Linux from USB".