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I want to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my new laptop, but when I download 64 bit desktop version. from Ubuntu site the ISO file is "ubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64", is that OK? I have Intel i-7 processor.

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Yes that is the right one! –  Jorge Castro Apr 21 at 13:17
    
Visit this page to learn more about the differences between i386 and amd64 or x86_64 intel cpu architecture. it is sort of funny answer too because the guy asking the question wanted to know if he can install amd64 image on his amd computer –  floppy Apr 21 at 13:27
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Yes, that's fine. All new Intel and AMD processors suppot the AMD64 instruction set. Generally AMD64 just means 64 bit and will work on any modern processor.

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