How to Make Portable Windows 10?

July 26, 2019

If you are using Windows 10 Enterprise Edition, you can make portable Windows 10 by its built-in Windows to Go feature. However, you are using other editions without inbuilt Windows to Go function, how to do? AOMEI Partition Assistant will help you.

Windows to Go in Windows 10

Windows To Go is an amazing and useful feature in Windows 10 Enterprise. You are able to use this feature to provision a USB drive with a complete and managed Windows 10 system image. Insert the USB drive (known as a Windows To Go workspace) into a managed or unmanaged Windows 10 host computer to boot and run a managed Windows 10 system. This presentation is made by Microsoft official. Windows to Go was original developed in Windows 8 Enterprise Edition. Yes, only Enterprise Edition has this feature.

How to put Windows 10 in Windows to Go?

I mean, using Windows 10 image to make a Windows to Go. Not only from Windows 10 Enterprise, but also from other editions, is it possible? No before, but now. You can use third-party Windows 10 Windows to Go creator like AOMEI Partition Assistant to help you. AOMEI Partition Assistant can be run on Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista and XP. Its function - Windows to Go Creator supports to install Windows 10 onto a USB flash drive or a removable disk. In fact, besides Windows 10, Windows 8 / 8.1 and Windows 7 are OK as well.

Forget one thing, in Microsoft official way, you have to use Windows To Go Certified USB stick, a normal USB stick won’t cut it here! On the contrary, AOMEI Partition Assistant breaks through the limitation. A USB flash drive with enough volume is OK. Next, let me show you how to use AOMEI Partition Assistant.

Create Windows To Go USB by AOMEI Partition Assistant

  1. Plug the USB flash drive into the computer and ensure that it is detected by your machine.

  2. Download the free partition tool - AOMEI Partition Assistant, install and launch it. You can see your USB’s information in the interface.

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  3. Click “Windows To Go Creator” on left Wizards list. In the pop-up window, click “Browse” button to select Windows 10 installation or ISO file. After that, click “OK” to continue.

  4. Click “Proceed”. The program will inform you about something important. Read and click "Yes" to start creating Windows 10 bootable USB drive mission.

Summary

Use AOMEI Partition Assistant to create portable Windows 10 is easier than Windows traditional way. Moreover, everyone can enjoy AOMEI Partition Assistant without buying Windows Enterprise Edition. The Windows to Go Windows 10 built by AOMEI Partition Assistant can be personalized and OEM. Welcome to try AOMEI Partition Assistant and take the Windows 10 Windows to Go anywhere you go!