While installing Ubuntu this error message is shown. It says: "Unable to find the medium containing the live file system".


How can this problem be solved?

  • Do you have another USB flash drive / hard drive plugged in ? If so, unplug it. Maybe try writing the Ubuntu ISO to the USB again. – JonasCz Jun 19 '16 at 17:28

According to this post on the UbuntuForums "initramfs) unable to find a medium containing a live file system.", you should try this:

Change the SATA controller type from IDE to AHCI in Bios and everything works perfectly

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