Rufus for Mac

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Rufus by is a simple tool that allows you to format and create bootable USB flash drives. Since Rufus for Mac hasn't been officially released yet, you can try alternative applications, including the ones on this list. They also allow creating bootable drives or managing USB portable sticks, so if you were looking for Rufus for Mac, these apps should be perfect replacements.

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UniBeast Free

by tonymacx86

UniBeast is a simple application that allows you to create a bootable USB drive from any Mac App Store purchased copy of OS X. This all-in-one bootable USB drive can also be used as a rescue boot drive for system recovery.

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unetbootin Free

by Arpad, Geza Kovacs

UNetbootin allows you to create bootable Live USB drives for Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux distributions without burning a CD. It runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.

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DasBoot Free


Do you have a shiny new flash drive, or multi use storage device in your pocket ? Now you can turn it into a Mac OS X diagnostic, repair, and maintenance tool.

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Mac Linux USB Loader Free

by Sevenbitstech

Mac Linux USB Loader allows you to put a Linux distro on a USB drive and make it bootable on Intel Macs using EFI. Main features:

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StellarDriveClone Free

by Stellar Information Systems Ltd.

Stellar Drive Clone is found an easy to use cloning and imaging application among Mac community. It has an elegant user interface and resides all advanced features that too in reasonable cost.

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Lion DiskMaker Free

by DiskMaker X

Lion DiskMaker is an application programmed with AppleScript that you can use with Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 or 10.8 to burn a DVD or build a bootable USB key from OS X 10.7 or 10.8.

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Jolicloud USB Creator Free

by jolicloud

The Jolicloud USB Creator is a tool that facilitates the creation of a bootable Jolicloud USB key. You will need to create a Jolicloud USB key to boot from to install Joli OS. Whether you use a USB key or a flash disk, the process is the same.

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  • Guest, 8 years ago

    I want to make a USB stick bootable so I can install Win 7 to a bootcamp partition. BC is supposed to have an option to produce such a USB drive from the Win 7 .iso or DVD, but on my system that option isn't on the bootcamp menu (not even grayed out), so I'm stuck.

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