How To Boot Surface Pro 4-8 and X From A USB Drive

In this article, we will show you how to boot your Surface Pro 4, Surface Pro 5, Surface Pro 6, Surface Pro 7, Surface Pro 8, and Surface Pro X from a USB Drive in three different methods.

How to Boot Surface Pro From USB Drive

Booting a Surface Pro from a USB Drive can be a little frustrating if you didn’t follow its specific procedure especially when your device can’t boot to Windows. In this article, we have everything you need to know to boot your Surface Pro from a USB Drive.

To boot Surface Pro from a USB drive, insert the bootable USB drive into the Surface Pro’s USB port. Then press and hold the volume down button, while holding, press and release the power button. When the Surface logo appears, release the volume button.

Before you move on, we have also written this tutorial for other Surface lineups as well with individual specific instructions as you can find here.

If you have a Surface Pro 4, Surface Pro (5th Gen), Surface Pro 6, Surface Pro 7, Surface Pro 8, or a Surface Pro X PC, read on for a more in-depth guide on how to boot your Surface Pro from a USB Drive.

  1. Why Boot Surface Pro From A USB Drive?
  2. Surface Pro Boot From A USB: Preparation
  3. Surface Pro Boot From A USB: When Surface is Off
  4. Surface Pro Boot From A USB: When Surface is On
  5. Surface Pro Boot From A USB: With No Password

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