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Make USB key bootable

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I need to make a USB key bootable with DOS. We are using this with Ghost 7 to image a bunch of tablets and desktops. I know Ghost 7.5 is ancient but we are non profit and that is what we have. Anyway, I’ve tried a bunch of stuff and I am stuck. I downloaded the HP Drive Key Boot Utility and that just hangs when I try to run it. I also looked that the articles on bootdisk.com and I get stuck on formatting the USB drive with FAT16. I can format it with FAT but not FAT16. I run the command “format e: /FS: FAT16” and I get the error “Format is not available for FAT16 drives”.
Anyway, I need and easy way to make the USB Drive bootable and transfer my Ghost files and dos drivers for the nic cards onto it. I already have a floppy that works for the PCs in question which I use with my 1 USB Floppy drive. I’d really just like to make a duplicate of that onto the USB flash drive.
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