Etcher is an open-source bootable USB creator software. The days when you had to fill your PC for hours with countless floppy disks, CDs or DVDs to install Windows are long gone. With the help of Etcher, a USB device can be made ready for the installation of Windows within just a few minutes. With Etcher, bootable storage media such as USB devices can be prepared easily. When compared to other USB creator software, Etcher has a clean, userfriendly interface which is very easy to use even for a beginner. Etcher works in the same way as other USB creator software but gives users even more possibilities in the hand. The process is very simple: After selecting the device, the file system, and the desired volume label, the formatting can be carried out in the next step. Once the source and image are selected, the preparation of the bootable USB device can be done by simply clicking on "Start". In addition to Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Server 2008, Vista, Windows 7 and 8, Etcher can also prepare some Linux distributions such as Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, and CentOS for installation via a USB device. Etcher is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.