So I cannot boot into my Ubuntu or recovery and I tried to boot into Live Ubuntu 14.04.03 USB, but when I select first priority as USB in BIOS, and reboot system, I always get this message on black screen:

Reboot and Select proper Boot device or insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key.

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I tried all 3 USB slots, and when I press a key I get this message over again.

I'm pretty positive it's good USB.

USB is set as first priority to boot:

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  • Which software did you use to burn the image to USB?
    – Raphael
    Nov 16, 2015 at 14:07
  • @Raphael Unetbootin, using Ubuntu 14.04 in Vmware. Nov 16, 2015 at 14:08

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Fixed the issue by creating USB using Startup Disk Creator

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