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Windows USB/DVD Download Tool

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Does not work on Windows Server 2012.

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 5/16/2018.

The Windows USB/DVD Download tool allows you to create a copy of your Windows 7/8 ISO file on a USB flash drive or a DVD. To create a bootable DVD or USB flash drive, download the ISO file and then run the Windows 7 USB/DVD Download tool. Once this is done, you can install Windows 7 or Windows 8 directly from the USB flash drive or DVD.

To install Windows USB/DVD Download Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install wudt

To upgrade Windows USB/DVD Download Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade wudt


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $tools = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $content = Join-Path (Split-Path $tools) 'content'
    $install = Join-Path $content 'wudt.msi'
    # The installer is not silent and doesn't respect it's own flags. It is,
    # however, a self-extracting CAB. We can extract and install the MSI.
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage `
        -PackageName 'wudt' `
        -UnzipLocation $content `
        -Url '' `
        -Checksum '6B7CEA4838D892A0A0F625BAB2DF3D378A035C365209DB3C573253F037882229' `
        -ChecksumType 'SHA256'
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage `
        -PackageName 'wudt' `
        -FileType 'MSI' `
        -Silent '/QN' `
        -File $install
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage `
        -PackageName 'wudt' `
        -FileType 'MSI' `
        -Silent '{CCF298AF-9CE1-4B26-B251-486E98A34789} /QN'

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Software Author(s)

  • Microsoft


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool 1234 Thursday, April 21, 2016 approved
Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool (WUDT) 1612 Saturday, December 20, 2014 approved
Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool (WUDT) 1.0.30 1120 Thursday, August 29, 2013  

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