How to install new Ubuntu without a CD

Nils Kassube kassube at
Thu Aug 23 16:30:33 UTC 2018

Kevin O'Gorman wrote:
> I have an old laptop that I keep running because it helps me with some
> voluteer work I do.  I want to install Ubuntu on it, but the way I'm
> used to involved burning a CD or DVD, and its media reader no longer
> functions. Is there a way to do this?

Make a bootable USB stick with the downloaded image of your preferred 
Ubuntu version:


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