Luvthecheat; Hi ! Welcome to the forum.
Instructions to verify the .iso image:
Also instruction to burn the .iso as an "image" NOT data to disk:
When the install disk is verified, boot up the disk to the greeter screen with two options;
a) Try ubuntu
b) install ubuntu
Choose to "try ubuntu" -> do you boot to the desk top ? Do all your devices work as expected?
Please advise of the results.
just try'n to help <== BDQ