0

I am currently using the latest version of Elementary OS, a transition from Mint Ulyssa, and absolutely love this operating system. Over the last couple of weeks I've been trying to create a Windows 10 bootable thumb drive, but to no avail (No, I don't use Windows or Mac for obvious reasons).

I've used Image Burner, available in the app store, as well as other programs, but non of them are able to make the thumb drive executable. All of the files on the drive are there, but they are all locked in "Write" only mode. As a result of this I wasn't able to delete or format the drive until just a few minutes ago using sudo commands in Terminal.

The Windows 10 ISO's that I am creating are for other people, not for myself, and would like to learn how to make these ISO files executable on the thumb drive without having to use a Windows computer via etcher.

Please note that I am 40 years old and have very little understanding of Terminal and have zero coding capability or knowledge. If you would be kind enough to provide easy, step-by-step instructions on how to accomplish and resolve this, it would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you all for your time, patience, and understanding and please, stay safe.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.