Making Windows 8 to Go Boot Disk Even without Enterprise Edition

December 23, 2014

Windows To Go is only available in windows 8 and 8.1 Enterprise Edition. It helps users boot Windows 8 on external hard disk. Now you can do it even your system is not Windows 8 Enterprise.

Windows To Go is a new function of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 Enterprise Edition which provides users with a full corporate environment that will boot from a USB drive. Work at home and disaster recovery are the primary use cases due to Windows To Go can transfer your system into any PC, all on a USB drive. Besides, it is also perfect in practicing out of windows 8 on primary machine without destroying your current OS.

  • Windows 8 or 8.1 Enterprise Edition
  • It is well acknowledged that Windows To Go is available in Windows 8. Therefore, if your system is Windows 8 Enterprise, you can use the feature to make Windows usb boot disk that allows you to boot Windows 8 from a USB drive. With the help, you can boot your system from a USB at any computer. If your system is not windows 8 Enterprise, how can you create Windows 8 to go boot disk.

  • AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard
  • The free software has a feature named Windows To Go Creator which makes you deploy a full corporate environment that will boot from a USB or external USB drive. With its help, you can create windows 8 to go boot disk even your system is not Windows 8. Besides that, AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard has many other widely used functions such as resize partition, merge partition, move partition, split partition.

With the help of Windows To Go Creator, you can save your personalized windows 8 and use it on any compatible device and feel ease when your system can’t boot.

Download, install and launch the software. Then click "Windows To Go Creator" in the left side you will see the main interface:

Windows to Go

More Details can show you the whole operating steps.

With AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard, you neither have to buy windows 8 Enterprise nor have to use command line to make windows 8 to go boot disk. Furthermore the software also supports installing Windows 8.1, Windows8, Windows 7, Vista, XP and 2000 on boot disk.