How do I create a running Windows 7 from a USB drive?

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I need to make a bootable usb flash drive with Windows 7.
I have done a pretty intense search in Google, but all results ends up with a bootable flash drive for INSTALLING windows.

What I need is tool for diagnostics running as an indenpendable windows installation from a bootable usb drive.

Can anyone tell me how to accomplish this?
I am familiar with the process in making the usb drive bootable with diskpart, but I dont know how to get it installed with windows
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jkeegan123Commented:
This can be done in many ways, I've used this method:
http://www.intowindows.com/install-windows-7-on-usb/

Windows 8 has the "Windows to Go" option already to be dropped into a USB, maybe you want to consider this option?  It might be easier depending on your time and technical ability:    

http://www.smallbusinesscomputing.com/biztools/windows-8-how-to-set-up-windows-to-go.html

Note:  You need Windows 8 Enterprise to do this.
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Joe Winograd, Fellow&MVEDeveloperCommented:
Here's a thread that discusses it:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Windows/Windows_7/Q_28578327.html

I participated in it, but misunderstood the requirement — I answered with what you do not want...a bootable flash drive for installing Windows. Ultimately, the asker answered it himself, and I think his solution is what you're looking for. Regards, Joe
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