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

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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 14.04 “[Errno 5] Input/output error” during Installation

I have been trying to install a fresh copy of Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit version) on my desktop PC from a USB memory stick, but I'm experiencing a problem. Each time I attempt an install I received an ...
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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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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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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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How to automate the process of checking an Ubuntu ISO SHA256sum

I know that I can get the SHA256sums (and MD5sums) from http://releases.ubuntu.com/ as they are provided now within the folders, but is there any way of automating the checking process so that the ...
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Where to find the checksums of Ubuntu ISO images?

I just downloaded the ubuntu-10.10-desktop-i386.iso, and am having a hard time burning it, so I'd like to check that the file is intact, but I cannot find the md5sum of the file. Is there a URL or ...
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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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Any idea why ubuntu-14.04.2-server-amd64.iso can not be mounted?

I tried to set up an Ubuntu 14.04.02 amd64 virtual machine on a Citrix Xenserver host but it is not possible to proceed with the installation because the ISO can not be mounted. I tried diffferent ...
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/casper/vmlinuz.efi: not found for ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS

/casper/vmlinuz.efi: not found is the error that is shown when i tried to start ubuntu for using vmware by downloading an .iso file for Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. What should I do now ? Also , when I ...
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How to burn a Windows .iso to a USB device? [duplicate]

I want to burn a Windows ISO to a USB device in Ubuntu. How do I do this? I know how to burn a Ubuntu ISO into a USB device, but with a Windows ISO it's not the same.
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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 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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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 create uefi bootable iso?

I am trying to customize ubuntu-14.04.2-server-amd64.iso, but I am unable to make it uefi bootable. First I tried with original iso file: dd if=/path/to/iso/ubuntu-14.04.2-server-amd64.iso ...
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How can I create a bootable iso from an extracted Ubuntu 13.04 iso?

I have an extracted copy of Ubuntu 13.04 iso (live CD), but if I burn it directly it will not boot. Is there any way to create a bootable iso so that I can burn it to a DVD or USB flash drive? I ...
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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 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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Ubuntu disk start error “Starting track if upstart is running in a container [fail]”

I made a custum ubuntu distro. when I try to boot from it I get the error "Starting track if upstart is running in a container [fail]" and the screen gets stuck on the start screen. What can be the ...
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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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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 ...
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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 to get Ubuntu in iso format [closed]

I downloaded Ubuntu desktop iso file. I want to install it in my VirtualBox. After downloading it, the file was in .zip format and I used my WinRAR software to unzip it. After the unzipping process, ...
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How to convert between iso and cso?

Is there any way to convert between cso files and iso? I wanted to convert my cso files to iso for playing games on my PSP.
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How do I make a bootable USB stick from an ISO image? I'm running Kubuntu 12.04

Why won't kb3 (in Kubuntu 12.04) recognize a USB drive and allow me to burn an ISO image to it? kb3 is the default iso burning application and it gets generally good reviews. But it pops up a dialog ...
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Installing Ubuntu - burning ISO file onto DVD

I'm trying to install Ubuntu by downloading the Ubuntu ISO onto a DVD and then boot from the DVD. I have downloaded the ISO file which I got from here: http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop Then I ...
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Gentoo Live dvd installation using Ubuntu?

I am unable to create bootable USB using Ubuntu with unetBootin. How can I manually create it using gentoo.iso file moreover how can I copy 6GiB file on a usb?.
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extracting iso images to hd

I have some ISO images and would like to extract them to a hard-disk. They are not OS images, I think they are music or audio books, I Don't know until they are extracted. Thanks
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Which mirror to select for iinet freezone usage

Where can I select the iinet mirror in Australia for my Ubuntu installation? iinet offers a off quota access to linux images and also an mirror. Going through the server list on my Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Protected ISO File

I face a strange problem. Few days before I have downloaded matlab 2014a and it was downloaded in the form of ISO image file. But when I try to copy the ISO image file to my pen drive from the system ...
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Kubuntu ISO and WUBI

I've seen this question asked several times, but none of the answers seem to work for me. Disconnecting from the internet just causes WUBI to complain it can't connect. There must be a command line ...
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How to convert Ubuntu WinRAR file to ISO file

I have the file to install but not ISO, it's WinRAR file. How do I convert it to an ISO file to install?
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Failed to setup loop device while mounting .iso file

I am trying to install Matlab R2013A in Ubuntu 15.04 using an .iso file and: I logged in as super user using sudo su. I made a directory for a mount point using "mkdir -p /mnt/disk" To mount the ...
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Create an ISO image from the extracted contents of ububtu iso file

I have the extracted contents of Ubuntu ISO file, i want to know how to create a installable iso image from these contents. I don't have the original iso file with me, i only have the extracted ...
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How to boot from non-Ubuntu live ISO images like Fedora or CentOS?

I found that it can be done with loopback as follows menuentry "Lucid ISO" { loopback loop (hd0,1)/boot/iso/ubuntu-10.04-desktop-i386.iso linux (loop)/casper/vmlinuz boot=casper ...
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Manually installing an ISO onto a USB?

I'm trying to install TAILS. I've downloaded and verified it and everything and I'm on to installing it. I want to install it manually onto a USB stick. The TAILS website doesn't have any instructions ...
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VirtualBox - Trying to boot a VM from .iso - Fatal: no bootable medium found!

I am trying to install Windows 8.1 64bit in a VM. I have an .iso and I am trying to boot from the .iso. But I get the following error: Fatal: no bootable medium found! I have downloaded the .iso ...
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Remove languages from installer ISO [duplicate]

I need to make an ubuntu installer that only shows 2 languages (in my case, English and Bahasa Indonesia). What file in the installer ISO do I need to modify to do this? So it is clear what I mean, ...
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How to make a bootable CD using imgburn?

What should we give in the "Advanced Bootable Disc" tab?
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Having trouble trying to convert iso to img for usb install, says “No such file or directory”

Attempting to convert .ISO to .IMG for USB install, here is the line of code: hdiutil convert -format UDRW -o ~/ubuntu-13.04-desktop-i386.img ~/ubuntu-13.04-desktop-i386.iso. After trying to execute ...
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Booting Ubuntu ISO via loopback not working

I tried to create a multiboot-UEFI-USB-Stick and Boot various ISOs with a grub menu, but I have the problem with Xubuntu and Ubuntu-Gnome that when I try to boot it it doesn't work. I've haven't ...
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How to create bootable usb from pre-installed Ubuntu?

I am a new Ubuntu user. Whoever helped me assumes that I've actively downloaded Ubuntu and so have an ISO. But I got Ubuntu pre-installed, and want to create a bootable USB backup. No idea what to ...
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How to create a redistributable iso in Ubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

I have just upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04....and I need to make a redistributable iso with some installed packages.... I have tried UCK, remastersys but nothing works.....plz do suggest some tools