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asked 2012-06-18 11:20:51 -0500

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updated 2012-07-02 06:48:36 -0500

sagarun gravatar image

Hello I'm very much interested in downloading & installing Fedora Linux to my laptop, however, I have a question.

The fedora website asks me only to download iso's and write it in a CD/DVD. However i don't want to do waste a CD/DVD. Is there any other way in which i can install fedora?

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answered 2012-06-18 22:45:02 -0500

vamega gravatar image

Because you need to be at a lower level than an operating system to install another operating system. I don't believe it's possible for an operating system to be installed from within another OS, as that would involve changing BIOS boot order among other things.

If you lack a CD/DVD drive, then the easiest thing to do would be to create a bootable USB drive. You can make this from the ISO files, as described here.

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answered 2012-06-19 09:15:55 -0500

Nwildner gravatar image

https://fedorahosted.org/liveusb-creator/

Create an USB Drive with Fedora.. ...or better, before start screaming on an internet thread.

http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Create+USB+Fedora+ISO&l=1

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answered 2012-06-23 02:36:16 -0500

davidva gravatar image

watch your mouth, you completely violate protocol. From windows you would try LinuxLive USB Creator http://www.linuxliveusb.com/

You can download iso from: http://download.fedoraproject.org/pub/fedora/linux/releases/17/Live/i686/Fedora-17-i686-Live-Desktop.iso

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answered 2012-06-18 12:09:42 -0500

skytux gravatar image

Watch your mouth!

You can burn the iso image to a usb stick:

https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Usb

HTH,

Germán.

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answered 2012-06-22 12:48:00 -0500

lsatenstein gravatar image

Small vocubularies for small minds. Forget the child who used swear words. He or she will always be with small vocabularies.

Why does he think that only Fedora allows creation of USB bootable drives? Many other distributions follow suite.

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