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I have a laptop with no cd/dvd drive. I want to remove win 8 and put ubuntu instead. I am not sure if there is UEFI in this laptop (its the cheapest). I don't want to buy a usb optical drive just for this. Is there a reliable and EASY way to install ubuntu from a USB drive onto my new laptop ?
I tried to install it on an external hard drive, but i saw no boot options. So, I got a new cheap laptop instead. Again, I am stuck. Is it really this hard to install ubuntu via usb ?