Name: [690] Alan Pope
Member: 91 months
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Downloading and Burning an Ubuntu ISO [ID:066]

a series of video-tutorials by Alan Pope

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1. Downloading and Burning an Ubuntu ISO

This video shows where and how to get an ISO image of an Ubuntu installation CD, check it for errors and then boot from it. This includes:- Finding the downloads on the Ubuntu website Selecting a mirror Understanding the naming of the files Selecting a file to download Choosing a download mechanism and subsequently downloading the ISO Checking the MD5SUMS of the file Writing the ISO to a [...]

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