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I have installed InfraRecorder and it says to burn the .iso image. I am by far NOT computer literate and I don't know what an .iso file is. Am I suppose to download the entire application to the computer and then onto the CD. I was trying to avoid putting the entire file on my computer.

How do you burn from internet Ubuntu page onto the disc. Thank you for any answers.

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Are you asking how to create a CD you can use to install Ubuntu 12.04? Are you currently using Windows? –  irrational John Apr 29 '12 at 17:16
    
Look at this page for general instructions: help.ubuntu.com/community/BurningIsoHowto Whether you are using Windows or Linux you need to download the entire .iso. Once you have succesfully used it you could always delete it... –  arochester Apr 29 '12 at 17:33
    
Sorry didn't got your question you mean how to burn is using infrarecorder or burn is without downloading iso? –  Tachyons Apr 29 '12 at 17:33

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I'm afraid you will have to download the entire file ; most CD burner programs will not burn a disk from a file on the internet, and even if they would, unless your connection is very fast, and very stable, you'd probably end up with a bad CD anyway.

Other ways to get a bootable copy of Ubuntu would include purchasing the 8GB Mini USB with Ubuntu Precise (sadly, not available yet).

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