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Thinkpad Edge fail, won't boot

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This happened to my old thinkpad and I didn't throw it or anything.
It just hangs with a DOS cursor in top left screen.

And if I can get it to work I want to try linux

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create a bootable ubuntu cd and bot from it or format and install ubuntu
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Originally Posted by supra_rz View Post
create a bootable ubuntu cd and bot from it or format and install ubuntu
Can I do that with a stick?

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Yes on the ubuntu page option to check "create a stick":

http://www.ubuntu.com/download/ubuntu/download
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