How to Convert DMG Installer to a Bootable USB Drive?

Mac users can easily make a bootable USB thumb drive. It will also allow them to install Lion on their Mac without any optical drive. To convert DMG to a bootable USB drive, you need copy of the DMG installer and a 4GB USB drive or memory card reader. Having these things, start with the given procedure.

  • Open the Disk Utility on Mac.
  • On its left side, tap the USB drive.
  • Click on the Restore tab in the right pane
  • Press the Browse button and find the .dmg installer
  • Select the .dmg installer. Select the USB drive from the left pane and drag & drop it to the destination box.
  • Tap the Restore button. It is recommended to backup data on the thumbdrive before this step.
  • After few minutes you will have bootable OS X Lion thumbdrive.
  • When the apple logo appears, hold down the Alt or Option key and boot with the thumbdrive in Mac.
  • To install OS X lion from the USB thumbdrive, select the USB.

Related posts

Convert any video format with WinFF media convertor


Humans Dwarfed by The Vastness of Mother Nature


10 Delicious Ways To Pep Up Your Hot Chocolate This Winter