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I've downloaded ubuntu 12.04 image file and then I want to burn to a CD but when I tried to write the disc i getting notication "burn as file or burn content".

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Which should I choose?

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Well it depends on what you want to do

  • If you want to unarchive the iso to files then select Burn Contents (creating a bootable ISO)
  • If you want to burn the iso file as a file then select Burn as file. This will copy the ISO file as whole to the CD.
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"Burn Content" it means to make a bootable disk for ubuntu image file. right? – Muhammad Sholihin Apr 12 '13 at 3:55
@MuhammadSholihin yes. – Web-E Apr 12 '13 at 4:25
@Web-E thank you. – Muhammad Sholihin Apr 12 '13 at 4:28
@nixgadgets An ISO image is not compressed. – Eliah Kagan Apr 12 '13 at 5:48
@EliahKagan Yup good point. my selection of word isnt obviously right so I changed it to unarchive. – nixgadgets Apr 12 '13 at 5:59

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