Ventoy 1.0.97 released

Ventoy 1.0.97 released

The dynamic ISO boot utility that lets you put lots of ISO images of Operating Systems and Special bootable Tools on a memory stick or DVD / Blueray or Harddisk and offers you a convenient way of selecting what ISO to boot.

Here are the changes:

  • Add support for FreeBSD 14.0. (#2636)
  • Fix Proxmox 8.1 boot issue. (#2657)
  • Fix VTOY_LINUX_REMOUNT option does not work with latest linux kernel version. (#2661 #2674)
  • Fix the VentoyPlugson issue that default_file value is wrong for more than 10 theme files. (#2608)
  • vtoyboot-1.0.31 release. Notes

Ventoy Windows
Ventoy LiveCD ISO
Ventoy Linux

If you don’t know which edition you need, you probably need Ventoy Windows

If you’re new to Ventoy and have no clue what it can do, here is a features list:
100% open source
Simple to use
Fast (limited only by the speed of copying iso file)
Can be installed in USB/Local Disk/SSD/NVMe/SD Card
Directly boot from ISO/WIM/IMG/VHD(x)/EFI files, no extraction needed
Support to browse and boot ISO/WIM/IMG/VHD(x)/EFI files in local disk
No need to be continuous in disk for ISO/WIM/IMG/VHD(x)/EFI files
MBR and GPT partition style supported (1.0.15+)
x86 Legacy BIOS, IA32 UEFI, x86_64 UEFI, ARM64 UEFI, MIPS64EL UEFI supported
IA32/x86_64 UEFI Secure Boot supported (1.0.07+)
Linux Persistence supported (1.0.11+)
Windows auto installation supported (1.0.09+)
Linux auto installation supported (1.0.09+)
Variables Expansion supported for Windows/Linux auto installation script
FAT32/exFAT/NTFS/UDF/XFS/Ext2(3)(4) supported for main partition
ISO files larger than 4GB supported
Menu alias, Menu tip message supported
Password protect supported
Native boot menu style for Legacy & UEFI
Most types of OS supported, 1100+ iso files tested
Linux vDisk boot supported
Not only boot but also complete installation process
Menu dynamically switchable between List/TreeView mode
“Ventoy Compatible” concept
Plugin Framework and GUI plugin configurator
Injection files to runtime environment
Boot configuration file dynamically replacement
Highly customizable theme and menu
USB drive write-protected support
USB normal use unaffected
Data nondestructive during version upgrade
No need to update Ventoy when a new distro is released