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initramfs - Unable to find a medium containing a live file system [duplicate]

I'm desperately trying to install ubuntu 12.10 64bit on my new Ultrabook. Its a Sony T13 with 8gb ram, 256gb ssd, i7, windows 8. I have an extra partition, D: "UBUNTU" already created with about 30gb ...
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How to fix “(initramfs) unable to find a medium containing a live file system” on custom Live USB? [duplicate]

I've noticed that a lot of people have asked this before, but no method that I've found seemed to work, so I apologize in advance. I've created a custom Live USB using the Ubuntu Customization Kit ...
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Can't boot Ubuntu Live from USB (initramfs) unable to find a medium containing a live filesystem [duplicate]

I'm looking for a bit of advice regarding Linux Live booting from USB. So I tried building a bootable Persistent Ubuntu Live USB the following way: downloaded Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS ISO,downloaded Linux ...
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“Unable to find a medium containing a live file system” [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu on my laptop, but when I open Ubuntu, it says the following message (initramfs) Unable to find a medium containing a live file system Can anyone help?
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unable to find a medium with a live file system in ubuntu 14.04 using wubi Windows installer [duplicate]

hi i am installing ubuntu 14.04 or any version from wubi (Windows Installer) but after restarting the windows its throws me error that its unable to find a medium with a live system . i also tried ...
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Getting “Unable to find a medium containing a live file system” when installing 10.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “unable to find a medium containing a live file system” error when installing I got this error while trying to install ubuntu 10.10 from a bootable USB stick on to ...
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initramfs unable to find a medium containing a live file system [duplicate]

I have a R100 Toshiba external CD-Rom using pci card and usb floppy. I have tried to install XP to see if it works any different and to do that I have to use recovery disks for the Toshiba to make a ...
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Unable to find medium containing live file system [duplicate]

While installing Ubuntu, I got a message: (initramfs) Unable to find a medium containing a live file system (initramfs) I would also like to know what type of HDD is required for installing Ubuntu. ...
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There is a bug in ubuntu (cannot find a medium containing a live file system) [duplicate]

I cannot install ubuntu, and there is no way for me to submit a bug report, because I don't have ubuntu, because I can't install ubuntu. I've followed all the instructions several times, and it just ...
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Installation of Ubuntu 13.04 desktop (i386) [duplicate]

I am trying to install "ubuntu-13.04-desktop-i386.iso" on a Dell optiplex gx270. I used "Universal-USB-Installer-1.9.3.5" to get it on an external Seagate Freeagent USB harddrive. No problem. I ...
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Unable to find a medium containing a live filesystem when booting from live USB [duplicate]

I'm having problems while trying to boot a live USB with Ubuntu 17.10 on my PC. I downloaded the ISO file ubuntu-17.10-desktop-amd64 and check the integrity of the iso file with the SHA256 hash from ...
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all linux installation stops at error “”intramfs unable to…" version 14 [duplicate]

installation stops at ""initramfs unable find a medium containing live file system "" i have tried lubuntu , xubuntu ,ubuntu all are giving me errors ..iam using bootable usb and using Universal-USB-...
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how do I exit the purple command screen? [duplicate]

I switch my laptop on then it's intro is normal then suddenly it appears for me somestuff written and at the end written failed Then after 1 minute/lesser a list of commands or operating text appears ...
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Error Installing Lubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

I used Universal-USB-Installer-1.9.6.0 on a lubuntu-15.04-desktop-i386, for my Toshiba Satelite (Windows 7, 2GB RAM, i3-2330m, 2.20 GHz), and when I boot it, it says: [5.3011431 ACPI PCC probe failed....
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Unable to boot Linux on Sager 7851 (Clevo N850EP6) [duplicate]

I recently purchased a new laptop, a Sager 7851, specs: i7 8750H 8GB RAM NVidia GTX 1060 6gb 1TB Seagate barracuda I'm pretty much a noob with very little previous experience to Linux and I want to ...

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