[xubuntu-users] Xubuntu on USB stick

Elfy ub.untu at btinternet.com
Thu Jul 31 17:49:42 UTC 2014

On 31/07/14 18:39, Norman Silverstone wrote:
> On 31/07/14 18:12, Elfy wrote:
>> 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
> That was easy enough even for me, thank you very much. Xubuntu is 
> installing on the old laptop right now.
> Norman
I like simple :)

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