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Creating USB bootable disk for Server 2016 installation

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Reginald MeyerFlag for United States of America asked on
HardwareInstallationWindows 10AzureWindows Server 2016
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Experts I am trying to create a boot disk on a 16GB USB flash drive.  I am following these instructions http://woshub.com/create-a-bootable-usb-flash-drive-for-installation-windows-server-2016/  I have UEFI drive (6 TB) and I am trying to install Server 2016 onto a partition.  I kept getting an error with the 2016 disk so I am trying to create a USB boot disk.  

I am following the GPT part of the instructions on the site.  Everything is fine but each and every time I go to do xcopy e:\* m:\ /H /F /E I get an error "File creation error - The parameter is incorrect.  It has only copied 722 MB when it bombs out.  I am not sure why this is the case, any ideas out there?


Reggie
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