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Is there a way to install the Ubuntu One app for Windows onto a memory card or flash-drive?

Edit: I want to do this because it would be handy to have U1 on my school laptop in order to keep all my documents synced etc. Sadly, I don't have administrative rights, so I can't install it onto the hard drive itself. Copying it over does not work since it requires that vcredist_x86.exe is installed, but as I said; I don't have admin privileges.

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Can you edit your question to provide some rationale for wanting to do this? I'm a little worried that you're setting yourself up for some painful experiences. – Jo-Erlend Schinstad Mar 13 '12 at 23:39

Ubuntu One must be installed into the OS in order to access the cloud. If you have Windows installed on a USB, then YES.

The personal cloud that brings your digital life together. For Windows XP, Vista and 7.

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The installer doesn't do it, but everything you need to run it is in c:\program files(x86)\ubuntuone so it should not be terribly hard to do. If you succeed or need any help, please let me know!

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Simply copying over the files doesn't work, just gives a load of errors. – Eirik Berg Mar 14 '12 at 6:08
It needs the vcredist_x86.exe installed in order to run, but the machine I'm trying to use it on isn't administrated by me and doesn't have this installed. :( – Eirik Berg Mar 14 '12 at 18:16

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