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Thread: USB stick flash drive

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2013

    USB stick flash drive

    I want to learn how to make a USB flash drive and a live USB like a live CD with Ubuntu. And how to install Ubuntu .iso from a USB stick on the hard drive. I'm really new at this so please explain it like you would to a young teen. Thank you.
    Last edited by coffeecat; April 3rd, 2013 at 09:48 AM. Reason: default font

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
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    Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus

    Re: USB stick flash drive

    Some links that will probably explain it better.
    The Ubuntu site you download from has instructions for both Windows & Linux.
    Many use unetbootin or pendrive if standard instructions do not work.

    Also instructions for CD/DVD or USB
    Write image or burn image not copy ISO as one large file to CD.

    How to create a bootable Ubuntu USB Flash Drive - unetbootin
    Usb installer from Windows
    If that does not work

    Some have issues with USB3 ports and some have issues with certain brands of flash drives.

    Pros & cons of persistent install over direct install to flashdrives - C.S.Cameron
    For more info on UEFI boot install & repair - Regularly Updated :
    Please use Thread Tools above first post to change to [Solved] when/if answered completely.


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