[Nottingham] How to create a UEFI bootable USB stick?

Jason Irwin jasonirwin73 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 28 11:44:35 UTC 2014

I'm using a BIOS laptop and I need to create a UEFI bootable USB stick. So
far every single tool I have tried only creates a BIOS-bootable stick.
Every guide I have found only deals with a UEFI HDD install (I haven't got
that far yet).
>From what I can tell, GRUB won't create a UEFI bootable stick unless run
from UEFI hardware (chicken/egg).
Does anyone know of a way to create a USB stick that can boot on a UEFI
In an ideal world I'd be able to choose to boot multiple distros and it'd
boot on BIOS too.
But I'm more than happy to get one distro booting.

I have already disabled fast-boot, hybrid sleep (it's a Win8 lappy) and
The laptop does not have any legacy support options.


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