When you want to install an operating system on a new computer, you need a bootable USB to save the .iso file and start installing the operating system directly from DOS.Rufus
is a specialized software that will help you format and create USB installation media from bootable ISOs (Windows, Linux, etc.). Rufus
can also be useful especially in cases where you need to block a BIOS from DOS or want to run a low-level utility.
In conclusion, Rufus
is an easy-to-use software, with which you can boot your DOS computer to install a new operating system.
+ You need to create USB installation media from bootable ISOs (Windows, Linux, UEFI, etc.)
+ You need to work on a system that doesn't have an OS installed
+ You need to flash a BIOS or other firmware from DOS
+ You want to run a low-level utility