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Clone Ubuntu on USB to a larger USB stick?

I have an old, unbranded 2GB USB with 10.10 that is running a Samba server connected to a RAID array (basically a makeshift NAS.) As most people do, I started running out of space with the various ...
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Black screen and flashing underscore while installing off a usb (10.10) and all other higher versions

Downloaded the .iso for 10.10 , ll.10, 12.04 and 12.10. i have then tried every single one of these versions on a usb (yes i did create the usb correctly (i have done this before)) but when i restart ...
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Can I make a live usb with 2 different versions of Ubuntu?

I have a laptop and a pc. My pc is very old having 1G Ram and old dual core processor but my laptop is relatively new. I want to use 12.04 for laptop and 10.10 for my pc. Is there a way I can add two ...
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Unable to load live usb

I have created a bootable USB with ubuntu 10.10 with usb-creator-gtk from terminal. How ever it is not getting booted. It keeps loading in the ubuntu main screen.. Is there a way to debug this problem ...
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Can't install on a HP Mini 210-1100 [closed]

I just can't seem to install Ubuntu on my Netbook, when trying to boot the liveusb the netbook just sits there and if i try to boot Ubuntu via WUBI it installs without a problem but there's nothing ...
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590 views

Ubuntu 10.10 installs with no GUI

I am helping a colleague who i having trouble installing ubuntu 10.10. He downloaded the ISO and installed into his memory stick. It works fine when he boots from the memory stick and uses it in live ...
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'unknown filesystem' grub rescue prompt; trying to wipe drive and boot 10.10 live

Im currently running Win7, and want to wipe the drive and install 10.10. I have 10.10 loaded on a USB thumbdrive and it sees the device in BIOS but it only reaches a screen saying; Unknown ...
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Installation is unusably slow, booting from live USB

Here are the screens. I really need a solution. I used these instructions http://www.ubuntu.com/netbook/get-ubuntu/download After about 15 minutes, I see Ubuntu information on the ...
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Testdrive not downloading release [closed]

I'm just trying Testdrive. I have problems downloading maverick release, natty iso download is working. Could you help?
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1answer
219 views

Can I safely add secure login to a bootable usb created from a live cd

I created a persistent usb installation from a 10.10 live cd using the "Boot Multiple ISO" utility and their "PDL Casper-RW" creator. I really like it, have made several changes to the install, and ...
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Inverted Mouse Axis on a Ubuntu Live USB

I have an Ubuntu Live USB and I was looking for xorg.conf so I could insert an Option "InvX" "on" within it (I am not quite sure how that works exactly yet). xorg.conf does not exist in its normal ...
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Ubuntu USB startup disk doesn't boot

I've been wanting to try out Kubuntu and Kubuntu Mobile Phone Preview, so i've created a usb startup disk (two rather) as usual. But it doesn't boot: These are the kernel messages I get. At the ...
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Automatically choose “Try Ubuntu without Installing” after booting from USB Startup Disk

I have created a usb bootup stick for 10.10, and reduced the timeout to 0 sec... but after it boots up it shows two options either to install or try ubuntu... I want to avoid this screen and directly ...
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Remove welcome screen from Live USB?

I created a Live Ubuntu 10.10 with persistent storage on a USB drive. On every boot the Welcome screen appears where you can select the language and choose to try Ubuntu Live or to install Ubuntu. ...