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

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Ubuntu iso image - different size when downloading via torrent or from ubuntu.com

Ubuntu 16.4.1 iso size 1Gb on ubuntu site. but when I download via torrent it seems iso size 1.5 GB. which one should I download? Torrent: http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04.1/ubuntu-16.04.1-desktop-...
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Creating ISO images from already installed Ubuntu Server on commandline

I am using Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS. I need to make an .ISO image from it. The trouble is that all tools i have come across use GUI. Ubuntu Server on the other hand does not come with GUI. Are there ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu 15.10

I want to upgrade Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04 with a USB bootable of Ubuntu 16.04 but at "Installation type" step I cann't choose "Upgrade Ubunutu 15.10 to Ubuntu 16.4". What's wrong?
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System backup to installable ISO on Ubuntu 16.04

How to backup my entire root partition (excluding /media) to an ISO file so i can install directly to ready to use OS? I see that software like Remastersys and all similar doesn't work on 16.04. Any ...
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Copying an Ubuntu on VMWare to Real Computer without any lose [duplicate]

Situation I have an Ubuntu 15.10 with programs, themes, apps, settings etc. I've installed. But I have installed to my Ubuntu unnecessary things for real computer too. (like VMWare tools and drivers....
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Creation of Bootable Windows ISO Image [duplicate]

Kindly, if somebody can help me how to create a bootable iso image from CD/DVD (Windows DVD) Thank you
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Can't play media (video) file inside a ISO archive

I have a ISO file , inside the ISO file there are bunch of video files all of them are in mp4 format . After mounting the ISO file if I want to play the video file (tried with vlc and default video ...
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How do I install ISO file in Ubuntu virtualbox with 64 bit? [duplicate]

How do I install ISO file in Ubuntu virtualbox with 64 bit? I have the ISO file yosemite.
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Clicking ISO does nothing in the 'Make Startup Disk'. Cannot make a USB Boot Drive that I need for work [duplicate]

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Im using ubuntu for the first time. I tried to install Windows 7 onto my new pc using a usb boot i made on my vista 32bit laptop, but it wasnt detecting any hard drives to install on....
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How does Ubuntu flavor iso differ from a desktop package?

TL;DR: how does an Ubuntu flavor iso installation ( for example Lubuntu ) differ from installing a desktop package via apt-get ? (for instance sudo apt-get install lubuntu-desktop) Context for the ...
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ThinkPad T450s Wireless interface not detected when installing Ubuntu 16.04 mini.iso

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Mate minimal installation using the Ubuntu 16.04 mini.iso on my ThinkPad T450s. I was able to do so on my T60, but I'm running into network config issues on this machine. ...
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Ubuntu Live CD persistence ISO on hard disk

I am trying to setup persistence while booting from a customized (uck) ubuntu Live CD ( 16.04 ) ISO which is stored on my hard drive ( hda ). My Grub configuration for the Live CD is as follows : ...
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download and using ubuntu 16.04 “2016.6” daily build

can i download and install these daily build ISO files from here? i think these are same standard ISO files with update patches only and are safe to use. right?
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How to convert a iso9660 ISO to a USB ISO

I have an ISO of customized GCompris based on Ubuntu. It is intended to be burned on a CD (iso 9660 FS Type). When I try to burn it to a USB, the pendrive "becomes" a CD and it won't boot... The guy ...
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Install custom Ubuntu iso from network card

I have a few customized Ubuntu ISOs (based in Ubuntu 12.04) that I need to install in a SBC embedded in an enclosure. Until now, I have to open the enclosure, connect a screen, keyboard and a USB ...
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How to make a 32 and 64 bit Ubuntu MATE iso?

I have been trying to create an iso containing both 32 bit and 64 bit versions of Ubuntu MATE. When I boot up o a VM, it shows the grub screen, but if i select anything, the VM hangs, if its 32 bit, ...
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How to convert multi-catalog Ubuntu ISO image to boot it on Macbook 2,1? [closed]

I was struggling for a long time with installing Linux on my Macbook 2,1 from mid 2007 with no luck. Finally I've managed to install Xubuntu i386 and have tried also Ubuntu 14.10 +mac ISO. Both ...
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Grub Boot from ISO with lvm

In a simple boot procedure from an ISO image the below statements works well: menuentry "Ubuntu.iso" { set isofile="/iso/ubuntu.iso" loopback loop (hd0,3)$isofile linux (loop)/casper/vmlinuz.efi boot=...
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Ubuntu software for writing ISO image to SD card?

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04. I've tried a few different methods of writing an .ISO file I have to an SD card. Startup Disk Creator doesn't work ("not enough free space" error -- not true), ...
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how to create a iso installation of current ubuntu server?

I have a ubuntu server 15.10 installed on my virtual machine (Parallels Desktop). now I want to create a iso installation of my current ubuntu server with it's softwares, configuration, etc. as long ...
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Error copying files from (UDF) mounted image to USB drive

EDIT: Nevermind, I just found out that the image was corrupted. sudo mount -t udf -o loop /home/cyberdoug/Documentos/HRJXVA00_W10x64ROW_homeCOS\(DL\)_v3.iso /mnt This is the command I'm using to ...
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How can I get an iso image to boot from Ubuntu 16.04 grub 2 menu?

I'm trying to boot Macrium Reflect backup iso. Based on my current configurations, it tries to load, but it just reboots. I have installed Memdisk and the iso file is located under etc\images. The ...
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Making an iso backup of my system

at work I use my system more like a Virtual Machine than a real computer, as I am always reinstall the operating system fresh then downloading the same stuff over and over again, so I just made an ...
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bad superblocks everytime with different hardware / iso?

i have been having some trouble with bad super blocks. installation Erase and install OS (third option) No changes to partitions. Common error messages Bad Super block /dev/sda -partition / ...
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Windows Installation ISO via Grub2 Error?

I have Grub2 installed on a USB drive with multiple boot options and partitions. I have also ran out of primary partitions. My second partition is FAT32 and Grub2 lives there, it is also where also ...
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using 9.04 trying to install 16.04 [duplicate]

I have been trying to install 16.04 for two long days now. I need help. I dont really know what im doing since 9.04 is unsupported. I want to install 16.04 however I tried mounting the ISO and nothing ...
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Boot Ubuntu 16.04 server ISO from grub

Am trying to get ubuntu-16.04-server-amd64.iso ISO file to boot from grub 2.02~beta2-9ubuntu1.7 found in Ubuntu 14.04 server. menuentry "Ubuntu 16.04 Server AMD64" --class ubuntu { set isopath="/...
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I can't mount Ubuntu on Windows [duplicate]

I downloaded the Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 LTS (http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop) but I can't get the image to run. I'm using Windows 10. I right clicked on the image and select "Mount" but there is ...
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Which Version ( ISO ) to Install with VMware Fusion?

Apologies if this question has already been asked. I'm looking to install Ubuntu from ISO to be used with VMware Fusion. I'm using a Mac Pro with El Capitan as my base OS. My main goal with Ubuntu ...
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How to run the GParted Live CD image?

I downloaded the gparted-live-0.26.0-2-i686.iso from the Live CD page and added to my VM: A double click on the CD icon on the Desktop only opens the image folder. The option "Open With Run ...
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failure to install lubuntu16.04 on toshiba-nb250

I have tried to install with both usb and DVD that I had burned iso to. I keep getting message "graphics initialization failed Error setting up gfxboot" I had previously erased all on drive to get a ...
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Building a Custom XFCE based Ubuntu Mini Remix distribution (14.04) on Ubuntu 14.04

I am building an Ubuntu Mini Remix Live CD (14.04) based on XFCE, and I am using Ubuntu 14.04 for this purpose. Now, what I am looking to get on the final iso is: XFCE desktop with custom (icon, ...
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“isolinux.bin missing or corrupt” when trying to boot 16.04 from USB

I wiped my USB drive using GParted and then installed the Ubuntu 16.04 ISO to the drive using Disks (gnome-disks) by selecting the "Restore Partition Image..." option and then writing the ISO to the ...
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How to Dual Boot Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16 off an External Drive

I made an external drive that can dual boot Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16, along with being able to boot live ISOs. This will be attempted using both graphic interfaces and command lines. Objectives: ...
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Is it possible to upgrade using an ISO file directly? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 15.10 on my Dell Inspiron 3542. I have an ISO image of Ubuntu 16.04 on my computer desktop. Can I upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 without burning the ISO to a CD or USB? Or without making a ...
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Ubuntu ISO just for VM? [duplicate]

Is there an Ubuntu ISO used for virtual machines imaged in vmware or is there one ISO for both physical and virtual?
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What files shown on Burned ISO Disk

I am trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 onto a Gateway 7310X computer. It does not want to seem to boot from the DVD Drive. Curious though, if I put the Gateway Windows system recovery disk in the drive, ...
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Grub2 Alternative [duplicate]

Is there any other bootloaders that work well for Windows 10, Ubuntu, and live ISOs? I don't have a problem with grub2, just interested in other options.
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Is the 16.04 iso file corrupt? 4/28/16 its not working for me

4/27/16 and 4/28/16 I've downloaded 16.04 Iso direct and by torrent. I wrote it to usb using Universal USB Installer 1.9.6.4 which I have used countless times to write USB ISO files for trying out ...
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Creating A Bootable Partition On USB Drive

Hi have a USB drive with data already on it. Its 64Gb so unfortunately, Im not able to move/ transfer it easily. Is there a way to make a new partition on the USB disk and make that new partition, ...
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Installing Ubuntu on VMWare

I downloaded VMWare Virtual Player and I'm trying to install Ubuntu on the virtual machine. I downloaded a zip file that compresses the OS. I unzipped it and compressed it again to iso file. When I ...
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stuck in grub rescue on ubuntu 15.10

My problem started after running "delete MBR" from tesdisk at terminal, then rebooting and all I get black screen with: "error Entering rescue mode... grub rescue>" I've tried some tutorials kind of ...
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When is the 16.04 LTS .iso file available? [duplicate]

When is the 16.04 .iso file available? I mean the official .iso. I prefer torrent. Cant see any information on the page? Only 14.04 LTS :(
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How to customize Ubuntu using squashfs

How can I customize Ubuntu using squashfs? I want to customize the Ubuntu ISO and create a new ISO. Are there any detailed instructions or a wiki?
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How do I make an Ubuntu based LINUX Distro? [duplicate]

I want to make an Ubuntu based LINUX distro. I want it to have a different desktop, different icons, different theme, some different software, and many other changes. How can I do this? I've tried ...
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Issues with Ubuntu non-ISO-Hybrid iso images

When I try to install Ubuntu from a USB drive after I added the latest ubuntu 15.10 iso image to the USB drive using Pendrivelinux I am getting this error: mount: mounting /dev/loop0 on //filesystem....
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Can't install WinUSB on Ubuntu 15.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my old computer. I'm now trying to create a windows usb stick to install on a new computer I'm building. When I add the repository sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Where in the server install does it mount /cdrom?

If I try to boot the server installer iso as a CD - whether burnt directly to a CD, mounted in a virtual machine like an optical drive, or expanded onto a USB/SD - it works great. If I try to grub ...
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Making a bootable 12.04 Ubuntu Image on a flash drive

Downloaded ubuntu-12.04.5-desktop-amd64.iso.torrent from http://www.ubuntu.com/download/alternative-downloads. Downloaded Universal-USB-Installer-1.9.6.3.exe from http://www.pendrivelinux.com/...
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Secure ISO verification?

How can I securely verify the ISO? I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS from http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04/. The download, the MD5/SHA1/SHA256 sums and PGP signatures are given over HTTP (insecure), I ...