Rufus 3.0 released

Oct 26, 2016
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RUFUS 4.5.2180 released

  • Version 4.5 (2024.05.22)
    • Add new advanced option to perform runtime UEFI media validation of suitable images (Windows, most Linux)
    • Move the Use Rufus MBR advanced option to a cheat mode (Alt-A)
    • Fix truncation of VHDX images, as well as a benign error message when writing VHD/VHDX
    • Fix support for Linux persistence in some configurations (Mint, Ubuntu 24.04)
    • Fix multiple potential vulnerabilities (with thanks to Mansour Gashasbi)
    • Update internal GRUB to version 2.12
    • Update UEFI:NTFS to latest (now always uses the ntfs-3g driver, rather than the buggy AMI NTFS one)
    • Increase buffer size when copying ISO files, in an attempt to minimize the AMI NTFS UEFI driver bug
    • Improve partition creation handling
    • Don't display the WUE dialog when a conflicting unattend.xml already exists
  • System Requirements:

  • Windows 8 or later. Once downloaded, the application is ready to use.


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