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Old 01-15-2013, 12:17 PM   #1
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install linux from hard-drive


i have just downloaded kubuntu 12.10..is there any way so that i can directly install it from my hard-drive without writing it in a dvd?
 
Old 01-15-2013, 12:35 PM   #2
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I think you need to burn it to CD or DVD or install it in a Flash Drive with the USB creator tool.

Good luck to you
 
Old 01-15-2013, 01:29 PM   #3
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As far as i know u can install directly from hard disk but still you'll need startup disk to be run to get the prompt from where u can give option to install from hard disk. But still i recommend pen drive or cd/dvd for installation.
 
Old 01-15-2013, 02:50 PM   #4
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plz tell me how can i install it from a pen drive..
 
Old 01-15-2013, 03:18 PM   #5
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Download and install unitbootin for your computer then that will create a bootable usb flash drive for you. (Read their instructions a little bit)
http://unetbootin.sourceforge.net/

Good luck to you.
 
Old 01-15-2013, 03:29 PM   #6
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As far as i know the kubuntu/ubuntu site has the FULL instructions on installing from usb or dvd or a local lan

and they do
http://www.kubuntu.org/getkubuntu/download
has a highlighted links
usb thumb
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/In...n/FromUSBStick

burn dvd
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BurningIsoHowto
 
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Old 01-15-2013, 04:35 PM   #7
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Install if from your hard drive to what? Another harddrive? flash drive? Do you have another Linux distribution currently installed? You can boot and should be able to install to another drive with either Grub Legacy or Grub2. The methods differ so without more info, not much to be said.
 
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Old 01-16-2013, 12:59 AM   #8
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If you hve a running linux os you can try this, I've done it & it works.
http://wiki.debian.org/Debootstrap
 
Old 01-16-2013, 08:29 AM   #9
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Hard drive install of Linux without using boot disks
 
Old 01-16-2013, 10:54 AM   #10
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plz tell me how can i install it from a pen drive..
As pointed above, follow this link: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/In...n/FromUSBStick
 
  


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