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Secure UEFI64-boot to large Windows Installer ISOs >4GB

09/02/2020 11:46
Use the a1ive grub2 File Manager (agFM) to Secure UEFI-boot to large or small Windows ISOs. 1. Convert the Windows ISO to an NTFS image (.imgPTN23) using the MPI_NTFS Desktop shortcut 2. Copy it to your E2B drive 3. Create a agFM .cfg file 4. Secure UEFI64-boot to agFM and...

IODD Mini SSD is now available!

25/01/2020 18:50
See Blog post for details. Available on Amazon in UK, USA and Germany\EU now.

Add a grub2 File Manager FAT32 partition for direct UEFI file booting

14/01/2020 20:29
UEFI/MBR a1ive grub2 File Manager  

Secure UEFI + MBR boot almost any file (a1ive's grub2 File Manager)

11/01/2020 16:28
A1ive has enhanced grub2 functionality to add the partnew command + other commands. Try the new  .imgPTN file which has a1ives new File Manger. Just copy your ISO files, .VHDs, .WIMs, .IMG files to the second NTFS partition on your E2B drive and boot directly from them. I have added a special...

E2B v1.B7 available

07/11/2019 21:42
The latest version is now 1.B7. It is available on the Alternate Download sites first and a few days later on the FossHub site.

UEFI multibooting - new YouTube video

14/07/2019 10:13
If you need to UEFI-boot and your target systems do not have an MBR\Legacy boot option, you can add WinPE boot files to a second FAT32 partition on your E2B USB drive. EBook #3 contains download links for pre-made WinPE files which are compact, fast-loading and will automatically run SWITCH_E2B.exe...

E2B v1.B3 is now released (v1.B2 had a bug when booting XP ISOs)

14/07/2019 10:11
E2B v1.B2 had a bug when booting XP ISOs - you always got a 'ntkrnlmp.exe not found' error. Please update to v1.B3 if you need to boot from XP Install ISOs.

E2B v1.B2 is now released

17/06/2019 09:30
Check the Alternate Download Areas (OneDrive and Box) for the new version.

E2B v1.B0 2019-04-24

25/04/2019 10:50
See Version History for new features/improvements/bug fixes.

E2B v1.A9 now has new features!

20/02/2019 09:41
New feature: can use extension override xxxxxx_.(override).iso in filename - e.g. hirens_.isowinvh.iso - override must start with _. and works for any extension. The extra text is removed from the menu entry. New feature: xxxxx_.WinNTSetup.iso now...