USB drive prepared for installation of Kubuntu 9.10, but laptop does not boot from it.

Steve yorvik.ubunto at
Wed Dec 23 16:09:43 UTC 2009

On Wed, 23 Dec 2009 12:07:14 -0000, Bas Roufs <basroufs at> wrote:

>  The laptop has 4  USB 2.0 access points. In the BIOS, I have put  
> 'removable devices' aat the top of the list of items to boot from.
Have you tried all 4 USB ports and/or another flash drive.

> When doing so after putting the USB stick in the laptop, the set-up  
> software DOES recognise the presence of the USB stick.
> However, it still does not boot there.
It will recognise the existence of a USB device but, it’s probably  
expecting either a HD or CD/DVD drive.


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