Unable to install Windows from USB: "No images are available" error

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Unable to create a virtual machine using USB bootable flash drive.

Wizard boots in Windows but Windows Installer shows an error:



  1. Stop installation process.

  2. Quit Parallels Desktop.
  3. Open Finder and check if Windows installation media mounted. If so, unmount it using Eject button.

  4. Start Parallels Desktop > click on New
  5. Click Install Windows or another OS from DVD or image file, then click Continue.
  6. USB flash drive must be detected in Operating systems found list

  7. Highlight USB source, click on Continue and proceed with the installation.

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