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May 6th, 2008, 09:31 AM
Ive downloaded the latest Ubuntu Hardy iso from http://releases.ubuntu.com/8.04/ubuntu-8.04-alternate-i386.iso
How can I upgrade my existing Ubuntu Gutsy to Hardy via that CDROM?
Can I upgrade to the new ubuntu by adding that cdrom to the synaptic package manager and by clicking upgrade in the update manager? Help me?

May 6th, 2008, 09:46 AM
Just put the alternate CD into your CD-drive, while runing Gusty. It should detect it automatical and give you the option to start the upgrade process.

May 6th, 2008, 09:50 AM
Thanks for the reply. But i havent received any messages on updation. Any other ideas?

May 7th, 2008, 02:36 PM
Insert the CD, wait till it is show on the desktop and double-click on it or go over computer and nagigate on it. Than you should get the window.