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I cannot install Ubuntu. When I insert the installation CD in DVD-ROM, my computer does boot from CD and automatically run Windows. I even tried to boot manually from CD but it does not work. My friend told me to use a new DVD-ROM, so I tried it but it does not work too.

System specs:

  • Motherboard: Asrock p4v88
  • CPU is Intel P4 Celeron 2.3GHz
  • 786MB RAM
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You did try to adjust the BIOS options? – smartboyhw Aug 31 '12 at 13:28
yes I try it but it did not work – GOLDBENZ Aug 31 '12 at 13:31
Is your CD image corrputed? – smartboyhw Aug 31 '12 at 13:32
No it is not.I even change cd. – GOLDBENZ Aug 31 '12 at 13:33

First, please check if your ISO image is corrupted. Go to to do so. Then make sure you burn the CD at the slowest speed. If it still cannot boot, then maybe it's a hardware problem.

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I think it is hardware problem.But I can open cd from windows and autorun is also active. – GOLDBENZ Aug 31 '12 at 13:37
Hmm.... Really weird. Try to use Wubi then. – smartboyhw Aug 31 '12 at 13:38
please help me I really want to instal ubuntu and get out of windows. – GOLDBENZ Aug 31 '12 at 13:41
I try to use Wubi,it says to reboot computer.But when I reboot nothig have happended.I only see a slash(-) is flashing and I hear that the DVDROM is challenging to boot from cd.I wait 5 hours yesterday,but nothing have happened. – GOLDBENZ Aug 31 '12 at 13:46

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