Creating a bootable disc for OS X is as easy as using a tool like DiskMaker X. This application allows us to mount a boot unit for Mac from the operating system's installation program that you can download from the App Store.
How does DiskMaker X work on Mac?
It's easy: you've only got to run the application for it to take care of locating the installation program thanks to Spotlight. Then it will propose the creation of the bootable disc on a USB pendrive or any other unit available without the user having to worry about anything.
The easiest way to create an OS X installer in just a few clicks.
Once created, you can use the installation unit to reinstall the operating system on another hard drive or to do so on as many computers as you want, without needing to download it once again.
What OS X versions are compatible with DiskMaker X?
This tool is compatible with the following versions of Apple's desktop operating system:
- OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
- OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
- OS X 10.9 Mavericks.
- OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
- OS X 10.7 Lion.