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Create bootable disks

  • No matter how many partitions a disk has, a boot partition is prerequisite to normally start a computer. Then how can we create a boot partition when computer can not be booted. Thing will become extremely simple as long as you own the excellent partition manager, MiniTool Partition Wizard, which runs smoothly in circumstance when a operating system is unavailable. By creating a boot partition with MiniTool Partition Wizard, the computer will normally start again.

    Boot partition
    Boot partition stores the files of operating system and system supporting files and boot partition can but not must be the same with primary partition.
    Actually, boot partition is partition installing Windows and including a Windows directory. Similar to primary, user could format boot partition under Windows. Usually, the primary partition and boot partition exist on the same partition.
    However, the location of a boot partition different under distinctive operating systems, for example, the boot partition and system partition are on the same partition Windows XP; Windows 7 however, the boot partition and system partition are on two different partitions independently. Windows 7 system partition is vitally important since it stores system boot files and information of boot sector. Therefore, the loss of this partition could be devastating and destructive for Windows 7 operating system.

    Restore boot partition with MiniTool Partition Wizard Bootable CD
    MiniTool Partition Wizard is developed by MiniTool Solution Ltd. with powerful functions such as wipe partition, resize partition, merge partition, create partition, delete partition, format partition, convert partition format, copy partition, change partition label, etc. Besides, MiniTool Partition Wizard runs perfectly under Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2008, etc.
    Since the operating system is unavailable, user needs to employ MiniTool Partition Wizard Boot CD to resolve boot problem which has the same operation with MiniTool Partition Wizard. The following is demonstration of resolving boot problem by setting partition as active partition.
    User would meet following interface after running MiniTool Partition Wizard.



    Select the first option.



    Then select the boot partition and click "Partition"-"Modify"-"Set Active" in sequence.



    Lastly, click "Apply" to execute pending operation. Then user could normally start computer.
    If any question, please go to https://www.partitionwizard.com/.