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

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How to install ubuntu from iso on hard disk itself?

I've already got a fully functional ubuntu workstation up and running. Now in case i have to reinstall ubuntu due to some reason or other, i want to have an entry on the grub menu itself that points ...
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How can I install ubuntu from the ISO in Windows?

I don't have a usb stick or discs available to boot from, so is there anyway I can use the ISO image to install from within windows? I tried using the Windows installer but the download keeps ...
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Can't convert iso to img on mac

I followed the instructions here and I got a dmg instead. This is what I entered: cd Desktop hdiutil convert ubuntu-12.10-desktop-amd64.iso -format UDRW -o ubuntu-12.10-desktop-amd64.img Then it ...
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Can Wubi use the ISO I already have?

The Windows Installer for Ubuntu desktop instructions say that an ISO image for Ubuntu is downloaded during the installation process. But what if I already have an ISO image for Ubuntu. Can I make ...
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Convert bootable USB to ISO file

My laptop comes with a program called "Acer Recovery Management", which allows you to make a bootable recovery USB stick, from which you can boot to recover the computer to its original state. Now, ...
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How to identify and replace broken files in a corrupted Ubuntu ISO?

So, this isn't exactly an issue running Ubuntu, but rather with installing it. Every time I try to download the Ubuntu ISO (from any source) it seems to end up corrupt. That is, the MD5 sums are ...
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USB becomes unreadable after putting the .img on it-Mac

I am trying to put Ubuntu on my USB to install it on my MacBook Pro, but after following step 8 of this Ubuntu guide it becomes unreadable and it doesn't show up while rebooting my computer and ...
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How do I install a program from a executable CD?

Now by executable CD I mean a disk that usually would run and install a program but for some reason isn't. I would particularly like to know how to install it from the command line (terminal). Please ...
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How to burn iso of a program on USB?

I want to burn the iso of a program (specifically the MatLab iso) on to a USB stick with ubuntu. just to make it clear what? burn iso of program where? on USB stick using which OS? ...
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Having trouble booting ubuntu 12.04 desktop from usb in windows 7

I have written the image onto my usb drive. Everything went through, however once i restart my pc, it wont read the disk. Do i need to open safemode to boot? Or should I reformat the drive and rewrite ...
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How can I make a live-usb without downloading the ISO file? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I create a .iso (USB) of my current system? Is there a way to create a live-usb without downloading the iso files from the internet. Actually, I am using lubuntu ...
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how to create a live-usb for ubuntu from a lubuntu system

I am using lubuntu 12.04 on my PC. I want to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. How do I create live-usb on Lubuntu so that I can install Ubuntu OS to my Laptop. Edit: There's no startup disc ...
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Could I possibly mount the Lubuntu ISO in Windows XP?

Wubi gives me errors when installing and I don't have a disk drive, so I was wondering if I could mount the ISO to the hard drive. Is there a tool for doing that, and would I encounter any problems, ...
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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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VirtualBox errors out when trying to install Ubuntu (failed to open ISO)

Whenever I try to install Ubuntu 12.10/12.04 using the regular ISO in a VirtualBox VM, it does not work and produces the following error: Failed to open the CD/DVD image ...
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Invalid or damaged bootable partition [duplicate]

I downloaded Ubuntu from the Ubuntu website and copied it to a pen drive. On booting it I'm getting an error stating Invalid or damaged bootable partition. How can I resolve this problem?
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Unable to find a medium containing a live file system with boot from iso

Unable to find a medium containing a live file system: reset/press Shift/c (command line) grub> insmod iso9660 grub> loopback l (hd0,6)/lubuntu-12.10-desktop-i386.iso grub> set root=(l) grub> ...
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Why ISO master (editor) does not read Windows images

I have the followjng problem with ISO master software: I try to edit WIndows 7 ISO image $ isomaster windows7.iso The file does open, unfortunately all I get is README with message: This disc ...
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“Multisystem” lost avareness of installed OS

I was using Multisystem - http://liveusb.info/dotclear/ With it i had made USB multiboot with all these in one USB: Ubuntu 10.04.04 persistent Ubuntu 10.04.04 live Ubuntu 12.04 live Ubuntu 12.10 live ...
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How to merge two .iso split-files into one image-file?

I am following this tutorial, in order to install Android onto my computer via Virtual Box. My problem is, they want you to download: liveandroidv0.3.iso.001 liveandroidv0.3.iso.002 Then they ...
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Help with creating bootable usb from iso

--All this is about terminal-- I know some of you will laugh, but I'm trying to install Arch Linux, since I want to learn as much as I can about linux system and how it works. I want to be an expert ...
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ISO booting with grub2 in Ubuntu on an Apple

I have Ubuntu with grub2 installed in an Apple Macbook pro with dual boot (using rEFIt), and I would like to use grub2 to boot the LiveCD ISO image of a system based in Debian too (CrunchBang). The ...
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I installed ubuntu 12.10 from downloaded iso file to dvd but cant do anything-

but am not able to access anything from a blank desktop - i am able to ctrl alt del back to the sign in screen where I can restart suspend or shutdown from the toolbar icon which does not appear at ...
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Lucid Lynx 10.04 ISO download

Where can I find Lucid Lynx 10.04 ISO image for download? I want to try something on my present Lucid system but I don't have the ISO to reinstall if everything goes sideways.
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Make Bootable USB disk for DBAN?

I am confused how to make it, found DBAN here. I have an empty USB -disk and DBAN.*.iso. How can I do it with Ubuntu? I followed the instructions here to create the bootable ISO for the DBAN. I ...
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Downloaded the Ubuntu ISO from torrent and normal download, but they're not the same size

There two version of Ubuntu 12.10 the normal download in browser and the the one from torrent and and the torrent download file size in total is (800 MB) and and normal download is (763 MB) which ...
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How to write 2 iso file on one DVD

How to write ubuntu (iso) and super grub disk(iso) on one DVD? I want to boot them. Thanks
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converting the OS with all software installed to iso file

I am trying to make my entire ubuntu(12.04) OS with all the softwares installed to an ISO file so that It can be installed through Virtual box in another system . Could someone help me in this ?
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Where is my mounted iso if not in `/media` nor in `~/.gvfs/`? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Path for mounted iso How can I graphically mount ISOs? I have mounted an iso with Furius ISO Mount Tool. Now: I cannot see it in /media or in ~/.gvfs/ (as ...
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What is the easiest way to host a CD-ROM drive or ISO through a network (for booting/install)

So this is something ive wanted to learn (Network booting) but It seems everytime I look it up, there is something unnecessarily complex or its just obscure, So I figure id post it here and try to ...
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How to burn an iso to a bootable sd card? (Not Ubuntu)

I have an iso image of Windows 8 which I would like to burn to an sd card. How do I do this? I know about the startup disk creator but it only works for an ubuntu image.
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How to check whether the Ubuntu 12.04 is downloaded Completely [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where are the instructions for checking md5 checksums? Just a while ago I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 Live image and during installation on Virtual box it gave me Installer ...
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Is it possible to convert live CD to alternate CD using Jigdo?

Can I use Jigdo to convert a Ubuntu live CD to an alternate CD with minimal download? The CD image I have is ubuntu-12.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso. Is it possible? Or should I have to download the ...
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Problems Downloading Server 12.10

I've been trying to download the ISO for Server 12.10 amd64 for a week now. None of the MD5 checksums match the posted values. I am not having any problems downloading from other sites, and I've ...
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Cannot burn iso image to DVD using any burner

I tried to burn iso image to DVD using my Laptops DVD writer, but I am unable to do so. I am using Ubuntu 10.10 and have used brasero, gnomebaker and acetoneiso burner. All of these burner throws the ...
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Install LVM on Ubuntu Server

I want to setup an Ubuntu server with LVM. I installed Ubuntu using ubuntu-12.04.1-alternate-amd64.iso because I believe that the "alternate" disc must be used to install with LVM. However it created ...
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grub2 loopback booting ubuntu alternate iso

I am trying to set up a multi-boot USB stick including both standard desktop and alternate ISOs. I have both kinds of ISOs booting, using examples from a variety of places including ...
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What to do to install Ubuntu 12.10 in Virtual PC?

After starting the VPC with the ISO captured it gets to the loading screen, everything seems ok and then the loading screen turns green. That is, after some seconds it changes to a screen covered by ...
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Can not download 12.10

I do not know what might be the cause of this but I can't download Ubuntu 12.10 from their website, it gets stuck on 761 MB. I disabled avp system and tried to download it with Chrome and Firefox but ...
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Windows vista shows ISO file as ZIP! [closed]

When I download the ISO file, my system shows the file as a zip file and not as an ISO. I have tried to burn the file as an image to a DVD but my laptop will not bootup from the CD. Setting in the ...
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“Loading operating system… boot error” when booting from live CD

I'm having a problem installing Ubuntu 12.10 on a new drive. I was running Windows7 on my SSD but when the drive crashed, I decided to use that as an excuse to make the switch to Ubuntu. I've been ...
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How to mount an ISO image in Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to mount an ISO file? I wish to Mount an ISO image and then install a set-up inside the image. Its an ISO of a game btw. I have tried mounty, Gmount and furious ...
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Why are mounted iso's not browseable via an NFS share/mount?

Try it out please: download an iso and place it in /data/iso eg: [root@geppetto ~]# ls -al /data/iso total 708620 drwxr-xr-x. 2 root root 4096 Oct 17 14:40 . drwxr-xr-x. 3 root root 4096 ...
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How do I burn ubuntu to a cd so I can run it from the disc instead of having it saved to my harddrive?

I need to use ubuntu for a class project but don't want to have it installed on my computer. I was told I could burn it to a disc and run it from there. How do I do that? I put the windows ...
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Bootable USB stick created for installation doesn't work

I've downloaded the Ubuntu 12.10 iso and followed the instructions on http://www.ubuntu.com/download/help/create-a-usb-stick-on-windows. After I tried the usb disk I got to the Ubuntu live menu, but ...
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How can I Mount multiple iso?

I have multiple iso files, actually two. I use Furius ISO Mount. Can I mount multiple iso files in a single image with this tool or another under Ubuntu 12.04? And how can I do it? Edit: I need to ...
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How to install Diablo 2 Lord of Destruction?

I first tried to install Diablo 2 LOD from an iso image using acetone iso. However, after acetone iso mounted the image, it said "Please install the labelled disc". I then tried with Gmount, and, ...
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Is there a HTTPS server for official Ubuntu releases?

Is there an https download available of ubuntu ISOs?
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How do i boot any ISO from a USB flash drive?

So I know in my bios theres this settings in USB labled "Emulate device" HDD/CDROM/FDD But im not even sure I understand what it means and I cant find it on the internet. Do you remember the old ...
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How can I install Ubuntu using wubi without internet connection? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu On Windows Without Internet I have downloaded Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 LTS ISO from a computer with high speed internet connection and I like to install it in my ...