after download what do I do

Asked by okietech on 2009-02-13

I did the desktop CD down load

I accidently clicked the X icon on the ubuntu down load screen and did not get the instructions for what to do after I successfully down loaded the CD

any way I can get to those instructions

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2009-09-10
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2009-09-10
ealthuis (ealthuis) said : #1

If you downloaded a file with "ISO" extension, you must burn it to a CD which you can then use as a boot and install CD. Place the new CD in a cd reader and restart the computer. most likely Linux will boot and ask you what to do, your choice , run it for awhile from cd or install.

Good luck

Best Catarina (catarinafs) said : #2

Just visit this documentation page on howto burn your downloaded Ubuntu image and your good to go ;)

https://help.ubuntu.com/9.04/switching/installing-burning.html

okietech (dreid38) said : #3

Thanks Catarina, that solved my question.