Questions about how to use/mount/burn/create ISO images.

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How to create an ISO image from a bootable USB stick [duplicate]

I have a bootable USB stick, and now I would like to create an iso-image from it?
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Alternatives to Ubuntu customisation kit?

Are there any user friendly alternatives to the Ubuntu customisation kit, because UCK hasn't been developed for quite a while? I am trying to create my custom Ubuntu iso. Currently I am wrestling with ...
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How to make an iso of my installed system.

I installed Ubuntu, cutsomized the theme, removed and added packages, made many changes to the file manager etc. I want to know an easy way to turn all of what I have done into a bootable iso that I ...
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Downloaded ubuntu from this site but it is not an ISO file. How to make it bootable?

I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Desktop (64-bit) using bit torrent link given on this site http://www.ubuntu.com/download/alternative-downloads , but when i unzipped it, there was no iso file in it. ...
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Why isn't Ubuntu delivering USB images instead of ISO ones?

So far Ubuntu (and derivatives) has been delivering ISO images to be burned onto optical media. Then there's a tool (usb-creator) to "burn" those ISOs onto USB drives. I could be wrong, but I think ...
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Ububtu 14.04 Mac Mini recovery

I have been running Ubuntu on the system for a while. After an update a couple of months back it failed to boot. I just got the time to tear into the problem. I mounted the disk on another system and ...
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How to remove your installation .iso from the virtual optical disk drive in virtualbox?

I am following this question: How to install Ubuntu on VirtualBox? and I know want to remove the .iso, but it's not the same as in that question. Here is what I see: What I should do? I also ...
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failed to setup loop device: No such file or directory [duplicate]

I have upgraded from Ubuntu AIMS Desktop 14.04 to Ubuntu 15.10. I am facing a problem while installing Matlab; it displays an error message: failed to setup loop device: No such file or directory.
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Unplugged SD card during Image write!

Basically i was on my ubuntu system trying to wite a .img file to my sd card. A raspbian.img. So i entered the usual dd command and everything was going well when i accidentally pulled the sd card ...
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How to create ubuntu iso with extra selected packages? [duplicate]

I want to create a new ubuntu iso, with extra packages like mysql, pip, etc I want to install ubuntu on all computers of our computer lab(around 300 computers). for various courses, a set of packages ...
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Install Windows XP .iso on USB (Linux, Lubuntu) [duplicate]

I have windows xp iso file, and I want to upload it on a usb (pendrive). Then I want to install the Windows on my computer. How can I burn the windows .iso file on my pendrive?
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Deleting iso file used to install Ubuntu on VirtualBox

I have installed Ubuntu on VirtualBox using an iso file stored on Desktop. Please, how can I delete that iso file? If I deleted it in Windows, Ubuntu didn't start.
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How do I format a medium as an ISO

I want to know how to format a medium, such as a USB drive, to have a read-only ISO filesystem with the contents from a source (like an .iso file).
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How can I install Ubuntu on Raspberry Pi? [duplicate]

I have ISO file and how can I install Ubuntu from it on Raspberry Pi (2)? My SD card is empty.
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Possible to make new bootable USB while using a trial Ubuntu USB?

My Ubuntu system isn't working - I don't get past the splash screen and have tried boot repair (several times), fixing broken packages, recovery mode and so on, to no avail. The filesystem seemd to ...
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How to convert iso to dmg on ubuntu

I have downloaded Yosemite-Zone.iso on ubuntu , iwant to convert it to dmg on ubuntu ., how to do that
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Can I mount a Windows ISO? [closed]

I'd like to know if what I ask can actually be done. I have a pre-installed program as a Windows ISO. Will I be able to use it with Ubuntu 14? I imagine it's tricky if it is possible, I'm up for a ...
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Lubuntu Custom Image [duplicate]

I need to make an iso for a custom lubuntu setup, but the steps seem too complicated. Here are some things that I need help with. Compling the actual OS I'm running on a potato and a peanut (Not ...
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Ubuntu Server with kubuntu-desktop/kubuntu-full vs Kubuntu ISO

I've recently installed Ubuntu Server with a RAID 0 setup and after that I've installed both kubuntu-full and kubuntu-desktop. That way I get a Kubuntu setup without using the Kubuntu iso, since the ...
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How to boot without LiveUS / Add in GRUB2 Boot Manager “Paragon Backup & Recovery 14 Linux” ISO

I'm using Multiboot (Win10 & Ubuntu 14.04) Ubuntu installed to my Notebook the GRUB2 Bootloader. The System runs with UEFI and GPT Partitions. I would like to add to my bootmenu the iso of ...
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File command not finding the right info from an iso file

When I run file archlinux-2015.11.01-dual.iso it responds with archlinux-2015.11.01-dual.iso: x86 boot sector when I know it should be responding with something like ...
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Verifying Ubuntu ISO with `md5sum` - does the missing “*” matter?

I'm trying to understand security and verification a bit more so I've been playing with getting random ISOs and verifying them with md5sum. For instance if I download the Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 release ...
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How to make bootable flash drive on kubuntu

So what program or command should I use to create bootable flash drive? I used UnetBootin, disk creator and I think they are not working as they should . When I use option for boot with flash drive ...
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Installed Ubuntu from external drive, cannot boot from internal SSD drive

This is my first time trying to install a Linux operating system after reading many interesting exciting articles about it, but I really need some help! I am trying to install ubuntu-14.04.3 onto my ...
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Can I run and install Ubuntu (Mac iso) on a non apple product? [duplicate]

I want to design a Ubunntu image customized for mac, but... dont have a macbook... Can I run and install Ubuntu (Mac iso) on a non apple product?
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ISO to USB on Kubuntu

I'm running kubuntu 15.04 and I want to make bootable usb stick from an ISO file, how can I do that? I tried this: How do I make a bootable USB stick from an ISO image? I also tried running UUI by ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Server - Checksum incorrect?

I have downloaded the ubuntu-14.04.3-server-amd64.iso via Direct Download AND from a torrent (2 times each). I keep coming up with the "incorrect" checksum. What I'm getting... MD5: ...
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Ubuntu 14 not a valid iso

I have downloaded ubuntu-14.04.3-server-amd64.iso from the Ubuntu onto a Windows 7 pc. I am using Windows 7 USB/DVD Tool to burn the it to an USB so I can boot my server from the USB and install. I ...
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Convert and ubuntu.iso file into a .dmg file [duplicate]

Can anyone help me figure out how to convert an iso into a dmg file.. I'm sure it has something to do with the dd command, but I'm really not sure how to go about it.. I need to make a bootable ...
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How do I burn a bootable install disk that my MacBook Pro can read?

I have an old MacBook Pro 2,2 which doesn't run recent OS X versons and I'd like to wipe it and install Ubuntu Studio (ie. not a dual boot situation). I downloaded the ISO and burned a DVD with ...
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Having issues finding ISO file of Ubunto [duplicate]

I'm trying to download Ubuntu onto a bootable USB in order to install as a new OS on a separate laptop, but when I go to download it onto the USB, I cannot whatsoever find the ISO version of the file. ...
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Im having troubles making a boot drive

I'm wanting to dual-boot with arch. I type dd if=home/user/2f872866ca6b57c77dfd5ba6635b835cab67f2f9/Downloads/archlinux-2015.10.01-dual.iso of=/media/removable/UNTITLED oflag=direct bs=1048576 it ...
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Is Ubuntu 15.10 missing some files?

I downloaded Ubuntu Desktop from here and when I mounted the .ISO file I have folders and files like bellow: then I compare to Ubuntu 15.04 ISO file which was mounted: I tried to re-download Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu image with running ssh server

I have such problem: My laptop is half dead. If i try to boot i get black screen(Backlight works). External monitor gives also black screen. If i remove RAM/CPU laptop beebs that me miss it. Also ...
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ISO file is empty (no files or folders) [duplicate]

I downloaded Fallout 3 iso file and mounted and there isn't any files or folders. Size of iso file is 5.9 GB
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Buring ISO File to USB

I am getting ready to burn an ISO of the Ubuntu OS to a USB drive. Where do I find and download the ISO file? Do I need to download the entire OS, and if yes, does this impact my current Windows OS? ...
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How to upgrade current LiveUSB image when booting from it

I was thinking about this after asking this question Can I make a LiveUSB from a LiveUSB?, and when @ByteCommander finally suggested it as a more interesting question I decided to ask. Is it possible ...
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How to create an bootable .iso file from Ubuntu Live USB?

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 Live USB (32 GB). Is it possible to create a bootable .iso file from the Live USB ? how can I create a bootable ISO?
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custom ISO vs. clone/copy VHD vs. sysprep

I'll be deploying a bunch of Ubuntu Servers on HyperV the next days. I read across the customizing howtos and I'd say the web is not short of them :-) In fact I'm a Windowsguy, I now a little ...
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How can i burn an Windows 8 iso in a USB with ubuntu? Como monto una imagen ISO de Windows 8 desde ubuntu? [duplicate]

Como puedo montar una imagen ISO de WIndows 8 en un USB para luego instalarlo junto a ubuntu??? He encontrado programas pero son para windows y con el unetbootin no me funciona bien, ayuda! How can I ...
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Run command using a file over the internet?

So, I want to run a command on a file without downloading and saving it to my hard drive. I want to use this with the "dd" command to burn an ISO from the internet to a CD. I know I can use other ...
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How to I obtain the iso for Ubuntu for virtual box? [duplicate]

I'm having trouble finding the ISO for my Ubuntu download. Where should I go to obtain it?
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Create ISO installation from current Ubuntu Server installation

I have a kiosk running on Ubuntu server 14.04.3 and I would like to create an ISO file so when I want to create another kiosk all I will have to do is to install that ISO file and I'm done. To do that ...
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how do i make a bootable harddisk on ubuntu

hey everyone i just moved away from windows you can guess , im running Ubuntu 15.04 on my hdd located /dev/sda1 on how do i make a Linux mint Cinnamon x64 iso bootable on my harddisk located on ...
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How to Make Bootable Harddisk on Ubuntu

hey everyone i just moved away from windows you can guess , im running Ubuntu 15.04 on my hdd located /dev/sda1 on how do i make a Linux mint Cinnamon x64 iso bootable on my harddisk located on ...
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Trying to convert Ubuntu iso to img to install on to a usb hard drive to then be able to install it and dual boot linux [closed]

I'm trying to convert my Ubuntu download from .iso to .img and it either gives me an error saying hdiutil: convert failed - No such file or directory or that I can only specify one directory. I have ...
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I've created a custom Ubuntu ISO with the Pantheon desktop installed, but there's a problem with it

As per the title, I'm creating a custom Linux ISO based on Ubuntu 14.04 using these instructions. The ISO is intended to have the Pantheon desktop environment installed on it. However, I've ...
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Booting a Live USB ISO as an Alternate OS

I recently fixed a virus-laden Windows laptop for a teenage niece, but I am sure she will gum it up again. Unfortunately, she isn't ready to make the plunge to Ubuntu, but I thought an accessible live ...
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Adding HP Vision Diagnostic .iso to USB with YUMI

So I have a few programs that I use at work that I would like to combine into one flash drive. I've had no problems with Clonezilla or Hiren's Boot (seeing as YUMI has support for those .isos), but ...
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How Ubuntu 15.04 amd64 Desktop install media (ISO file) is generated?

As the title says I would like to know how the guys at Canonical generate the release ISO file for this version of the Ubuntu OS. Above all I'm interested in how they create the isohybrid image. How ...