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What is the difference between installing Ubuntu on a USB device and a laptop hardisk? [duplicate]

Now, I have a laptop with Windows 8. For various reasons, I want to install Ubuntu that I can carry with me on the various PCs I work with. The same installation so that I don't have to constantly ...
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What would be the differences between a persistent USB Live Session and a installed Ubuntu in a USB drive?

I'm a teacher and will ask my students to either bring their laptops with Ubuntu installed with an specific list of packages preinstalled or bring a USB Drive or External Hard Drive with Ubuntu and ...
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How to make a live Ubuntu 18.04 USB with a persistent storage of more than 4GB

After many unsuccessful trials based on almost everything about this topic on the Internet, I decided to ask this question again. There is almost a perfect answer in this platform, but it did not work....
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Difference between Live Session and Full Installation.

When I boot a computer from a Ubuntu disc and choose an option to try ubuntu. How exactly live session runs? Is it a full running instance of ubuntu os or some sort of visual interface on top of ...
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Lifespan a flash drive running Ubuntu?

My question is: Can anybody point me to a documented case of a flash drive dying from running Ubuntu? People talk about the dangers and urge cautions, but I have researched on the internet and asked ...
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Live USB or Live Install better for my needs

The question to be answered is... Which type of installation should I use on my USB (Live USB or full installation or an other options??) and how would I go about doing so to meet all my requirements?...
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Is it possible to uninstall a software from Ubuntu 12.04 installed on USB stick?

I have Installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a USB stick. Now, is it possible to uninstall a software (the software is remastersys) from this USB stick installation? How can I do that?
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Installing Ubuntu on USB Flash Drive

I know there are many answers to this question on askubuntu and google.com. I have to ask for suggestions and difference between Live USB Installed USB I want to install Ubuntu on Flash ...
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How To Keep My Files After Rebooting? [duplicate]

I Wanted To Use Ubuntu From USB So I Burned The Iso File By Using "Rufus.exe",, It Worked Fantastic! But There Is a Problem Which Is, If I Installed Google Chrome Browser For Example, I Can't Find It ...
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Standard uses of USB if Ubuntu is installed

I've learnt how to install ubuntu on USB drives. In the tutorials, they say that I have to partition my USB drive. I wonder if I can still use my USB for standard uses? (like storing data) Note: I ...
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Ubuntu on external hard drive with no access to the flies

I just wanted to start by noting that I don't know much about computers or programming so any help would be very much appreciated. I am a mac user -- but just a user-- and decided to install Ubuntu ...
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Changing network setup persistently in a live Kubuntu installation

I created a live Kubuntu persistent installation using mkusb. This was the only tool that could create a working Kubuntu installation for my macbook. It works properly and changes are kept after the ...