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  1. Re: can i install windows using a ubuntu live usb?

    If it is just a matter of laser engraver and 3d printer software, you might get by installing VirtualBox from Ubuntu Software and installing Windows as a Virtual Machine.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Clonezilla for Dummies?

    You will also find that both your new and old drives now have the same UUID's, so it can be a little bit dangerous to operate the computer with both disks plugged in at the same time.
    GParted has an...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Clonezilla for Dummies?

    537MB + 538MB + 79GB + 79GB is greater than 120GB.

    Are you running Disks and dd from a Live Ubuntu USB?

    Running from the source disk will not work.

    I assumed by HDD size the computer boots...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Clonezilla for Dummies?

    If you want to clone a disk to a larger disk directly, dd is the way to go.

    The basic code is:

    sudo dd if=/dev/sda of=/dev/sdb

    Where sda is the disk you want to clone and sdb is the target...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Clonezilla for Dummies?

    Clonezilla is too hard for me,
    I use Gnome-Disks which comes with Ubuntu to create image files.
    Open Disks, select the drive to clone, click Drive Options icon and follow the instructions.
    No...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Live CD Persistent changes

    A Startup Disk Creator USB is writable
    You just need to prime it every boot that you want to be persistent.

    If your Live USB boots UEFI, at the grub menu press "e" and the menuentry should open...
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    Re: Howto make USB boot drives

    I installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 to a USB using dus 12.6.9 installed on 20.04.
    (Wow running 14.04 again was great).
    I installed mkusb 12.6.9 onto the 14.04 USB.
    mkusb-plug had unmet dependencies,...
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    Re: Howto make USB boot drives

    Greeting:

    I have been trialing mkusb 12.6.9 and mkusb-plug 2.8.4 with 20.04.2 for a while now.
    It has been a totally boring experience, everything has worked as expected.

    The highlight was...
  9. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    Perhaps wait and see if WTG grabs new drivers automatically when plugged into a new computer. See if it swaps new drivers for the old.

    Thank you for sharing your findings.
  10. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    I have only had a chance to try my WTG drive on three different machines and did not need proprietary drivers for any of them. One of the machines has a Nvidia Quadro card, but that machine works...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Hard drive clone

    User's Desktop Ubuntu to Bootable USB, BIOS or UEFI

    TheFu has posted some excellent advice above, Here is a method to create an image of your Ubuntu system that can be flashed to either Legacy or...
  12. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    It sounds like you have already answered your own questions, congratulations.
    It is great news that it worked well with a USB SSD, I figured that it would.

    It also sounds like it is much faster...
  13. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    As far as I can see Windows-to-Go is Windows and it works on USB and it is authorized by Microsoft.
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    The image file you flashed provides all the bootloader you need.

    For each new Ubuntu based OS, create a new ext4 partition of adequate size, (8GB or more).
    Use the Something else option while...
  15. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    I have installed WTG half a dozen times to prove to myself that it works.
    I used Windows 10 1909 ISO that I downloaded from the Microsoft site.
    I installed it using Rufus with Enterprise version...
  16. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    yancek:

    Your information is obsolete.

    See:

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/deployment/planning/windows-to-go-overview

    I know for a fact that it works.
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Creating a bootable USB installation

    If your Puppy install boots using GRUB2, you can boot a Xubuntu ISO file and compare the two OS side by side.

    For example See:...
  18. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    WTG works with Windows 10 Enterprise and Windows 10 Education versions.
  19. Re: Create a Full Install USB of Windows 10?

    Do you want to create a USB that will run the Windows 10 operating system from USB?
    Or do you want to create a USB that can be used to install Windows to an internal drive?

    If you want to run...
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    As you have discovered, the correct answer is to select "YES". No need to format or create any partitions or extract anything, mkusb's flash process will do everything.

    Do you want to dual boot...
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    Yes as CelticWarrior says, just select option "c" Cloning iso file... for flashing the image to disk using mkusb.

    I will clarify the linked Ask Ubuntu answer.
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    Many people use Live USB's to install Ubuntu. A Full install needs to be modified to install Ubuntu. For instance if you want to install Ubuntu on a friend's computer using the SSD. This is probably...
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    Oops! double post.
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    This image should boot on any computer that a Live Ubuntu USB will boot from.
    No proprietary drivers have been added.
    It has been tested on a variety of computers, so far so good.
    It would need to...
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    Re: Run Linux off of USB hard disk?

    For a less complex alternative to the link I posted see: https://askubuntu.com/questions/1300454/easy-full-install-usb-that-boots-both-bios-and-uefi

    You can flash it to disk using mkusb, Rufus,...
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