Create Kali Linux Live USB Stick, Live DVD & Virtual Machine!
The Most Challenging Task of this Course – In this tutorial, we’ll learn to create Kali Linux Live USB Stick, Live DVD and Virtual Machine. To be honest, this is not as difficult as it could become! (it’s all about ability)
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About Kali Linux
Kali is an Advanced Penetration Testing Linux distribution used for Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking and network security assessments. From now, Kali Linux is your all in one hacking stop. To begin you Hacking course you have to forget you current operating systems for next few days. This hacking course will be majorly about hacking with Kali Linux.
Now, you have to run Kali Linux on your system, good thing is that you don’t even have to install it. There are three ways to run Kali Linux on you system.
- Create Live Kali Linux DVD’s
- Create Live USB Stick – kali
- Run Kali Linux under Virtual Machine
For all the above three ways, you have to first download an image of Kali Linux. Kali is available for download for free from their official site. Then, you can burn this image file into DVD or USB or can use it to run under virtual machine.
Create Live Kali Linux DVD’s – Burn it or Buy it
You have already downloaded the Kali Linux image. Now you just have to use burn it into DVD. If you are a Windows user, you just have to make a right click on the Kali image file then have to use burn option. Insert a blank DVD into DVD writer and burn the Kali into the DVD.
If you are lazy or it’s difficult to make a Live Kali DVD on your own, you can also buy it online from Ebay or Amazon.
Get from Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/s/?field-keywords=kali+linux+dvd
Now you just have to restart the computer and have to boot the system from this DVD. You have to go into BIOS and have to choose Boot option and have to set boot priority. After running Kali Linux if you liked it, you can also install it permanently.
Create Live USB Stick – Universal USB Installer
You already have a Kali Linux image. Now you need a small application that will burn your Kali image into a USB stick.
Alternative Link: https://filehippo.com/download_universal-usb-installer/
Now it’s fairly easy to burn kali image into the USB pendrive.
- Select Type of Linux – it’s KALI LINUX
- Locate the Kali image
- Choose the USB stick drive (usually chooses automatically)
- Click Create, wait few minutes and it’s DONE!
Now you just have to restart the computer and have to boot the system from this USB stick. You have to go into BIOS and have to choose Boot option and have to set boot priority. After running Kali Linux if you liked it, you can also install it permanently.
Run Kali Linux under Virtual Machine
If you already know about creating virtual machines then you might also know about running Linux under virtual machines. You already have a Linux Image file, now you need the oracle Virtual machine software.
Download Kali: https://www.kali.org/downloads/
Now watch the following video that explains the process in more details.
Few Words – Winners Vs. Loosers!
If you are able to successfully boot KALI into your system, you are a Winner today. The doors of hacking World is now open for you. Things are now going to be much easier and straightforward.
If you’re finally unable to run KALI in your system, don’t consider yourself unlucky! There might be following reasons:
- Case 1: Hardware/Software/Network Issue: H/W Not supported, No USB Slot, No DVD Drive, No USB Stick! S/W not working! Slow Internet!
- Case 2: Lack of Ability: No passion, Lazy, Low IQ, Confused, Low willpower, Easy to Give Up!
If you are in case 1, you can surely overcome these issues! Find solution and get back into hacking with us!
If you’re case 2 (majority of unsuccessful guys here), I would politely like you to know that unfortunately, you can’t learn Ethical Hacking! Hacking and Security is not for you! Please, DO NOT WASTE YOUR PRECIOUS TIME on this website or other.