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Ok, well here's my specs

CPU: Intel celeron 1.6ghz
GPU: ATI 520M
RAM: 1.5 GB of 500 mhz
OS: Windows vista basic 32 bit

Ok, while im installing lubuntu i got an error saying "unable to find a medium containing a live filesystem." I've read some fixes that said switch the USB stick (which is what im using,also) from a usb 3.0 slot to a 2.0 slot. However, my laptop is about 4 years old and only has usb 1.1 slots. So, i cant do this. Is there a fix? Thanks for the answers

P.S. : If you need to know more information about my laptop it is the Gateway ML3109
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What's on your hdd? Its there any free space not like in free space on a partition but free space to make a partition and a swap file?
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yeah like 60 GB's
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is vista on there? Ill try hiding the vista partition and making a linux ext 2/3 file system myself to put it on.
Btw with what did you make the boot disk with your Usb?
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universal usb installer
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post #6 of 9
Go here
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HowToMD5SUM

Check the iso file you donwloaded for errors
Otherwise reformat the usb flash and do the process again.
ubuntu got the same problem with lappies and usb installling.
Did you choose the right distro from the drop down menu in the usb installer?
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yeah i chose the right one
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post #8 of 9
Reformat and try Ubuntus option from the drop down menu. If you got a cd disable it in the bios and make sure the Usb is the only one in the boot menu.
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ok will do. thanks!
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