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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

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First, please check if your ISO image is corrupted. Go to https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HowToMD5SUM 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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