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How do I install Ubuntu from an USB drive?

Can I install Ubuntu to a newly formatted h/d from the flash drive?

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Uri Herrera, Marco Ceppi Jul 2 '12 at 17:25

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Presuming you aren't on an older computer which does not support booting from USB flash drives, then yes, you can install Ubuntu from a USB flash drive. You can also use a CD-ROM, DVD, or PXE boot (if on a network with a PXE server), if your computer supports them.

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Yes you can and the how to make Live USB process is here .

http://www.ubuntu.com/download/help/create-a-usb-stick-on-ubuntu

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