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I recently downloaded, ubuntu-12.04.3-desktop-amd64. I am trying to install it using software from However, this version is yet not listed and when I create live usb using any other version, it does not work. Is there any other way to create a live usb?

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There's a simple way to get round this.

Rename the file you downloaded to say Ubuntu-12.04 rather than Ubuntu 12.04.3

When your in the installer select "Ubuntu 12.04 64bit" and the iso should be selectable for you.

The reason why you cant select your file is a bad design by the creators of the tool. They use some form of regex to filter out files by name but do not consider the version after 12.04 - which causes they're filter to fail.

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