Tips to create hard drive boot disk

What is a boot disk? What is the technique to create a bootable hard drive?


The hard drives are considered to be the one of the main data storage media. When compared to other storage medias like CD, DVD etc this storage device is often more stable and reliable. The hard drive of your system would store all your significant data, applications and the Operating System. Then so as to cassette tapes and videos tapes this hard drive make use of special memory storage technology. You would have to secure your hard drive in all situations as in case if your hard drive fails then the files which are stored in it would become inaccessible. Thus always try to secure your hard drive safely.


The following are some of the details about boot disk and the technique to create bootable hard drive:




  • Boot disk

  • Tip to use it

  • Technique to create hard drive



Boot disk



Boot Disk is a bootable disk which has the ability to boot up your computer. Instead of your hard drive this boot disk would allow you to boot off a diskette. Then with the help of this diskette you are able to fix the issues that arise in your system. It would even help you to load older MS-DOS games. After creating the book disk you would have to protect the disk from virus infection.



Tip to use it



After creating the bootable disk in order to use it successfully you need to follow certain steps. It is better to place the diskette in write protect mode so that the Virus would not be transferred to it. Then while your computer is booting if any questions are prompted then you would have to answer in it accordingly.



Technique to create hard drive


In order to create bootable hard drive you need to follow steps. First you would have to insert a floppy disk in to the floppy drive of your computer. After that install the software which has the ability to extract your files to your floppy disk. Then you need to click on the label Setup Hard Drive so as to make the drive bootable.




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