[xubuntu-users] Xubuntu on USB stick

Elfy ub.untu at btinternet.com
Thu Jul 31 17:12:58 UTC 2014

On 31/07/14 18:08, Norman Silverstone wrote:
> I would like to install Xubuntu on a fairly old laptop which does not 
> have a working CD Drive. The latest version has been downloaded to my 
> desktop which runs Xubuntu and I now need to prepare a USB stick from 
> which I can install Xubuntu. I have searched and found how to do this 
> with Ubuntu as the OS but I cannot work out how to proceed with 
> Xubuntu as the OS. Please, point me in the right direction or tell me 
> in simple language how to prepare the USB stick.
> Norman
format stick to fat32

install and run unetbootin (iot's in the repos)

point unetbootin at the downloaded iso

press ok and wait for it to say it's finished

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