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So I just got a new Toshiba Satellite, running windows 8. I made sure to use the universal USB maker, (Forgot the name but it was the one recommended) And it seems to be fine.... It has all the files on it and everything. I made sure in my BIOS the USB option was first, but it has nothing next to it ( I presume it should say USB : E Drive Etc ) Then when my computer restarts... Nothing. Please help and Im using Ubuntu 12.10, and ive watched hours of videos. Thanks

PS: Its a Lexar USB Stick with 16 Gigabytes of memory

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I mean im trying to download Ubuntu, using Windows 8. – user116987 Dec 27 '12 at 10:44
Your question describes a problem booting from an USB flash drive with an Ubuntu ISO image written to it. Downloading Ubuntu--in this context--means getting that ISO image from the Internet in the first place. Can you clarify if the problem is with downloading Ubuntu, writing it to the USB flash drive, or booting from that flash drive? – Eliah Kagan Dec 27 '12 at 11:09
possible duplicate of Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed Windows 8 system . First follow the above link then follow to setup ubuntu – Web-E Dec 27 '12 at 11:39
Search the BIOS and if you find a "USB Legacy" support .. enable it. – NikTh Dec 27 '12 at 12:17

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