Introduce: 1 Download the HP USB Disk Format Instrument together with the Windows procedure files (see Sources) to the ThinkPad. Set up the HP USB Disk Format Instrument over the ThinkPad.
2 Attach the USB drive for the ThinkPad. Launch the HP USB Disk Format Instrument.
three Pick the attached USB drive from your “Device” menu. Pick “FAT 32” in the “File system” drop-down menu.
4 Click the “Create a DOS start-up disk” examine box. Click the dotted button and pick the folder exactly where the Windows program files are positioned.
five Click “Start” to start formatting. Click “Yes” with the warning prompt. The USB drive are going to be bootable when the format completes.
1 Restart the ThinkPad.
2 With the BIOS prompt, which can be the very first display encountered from the boot system, press F2 to enter the setup utility.
three Choose the USB drive as the boot disk. Conserve changes and exit the BIOS. The computer will reboot from the USB drive.