[Solved] Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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[Solved] Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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Hello mint,
Reason:I want to install Linuxmint 19.2
Via: USB Pendrives
Softwares: rufus & etcher
Modes: Both UEFI/Legacy(MBR)
Status: Failed
Comment: See my attachments
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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You might want to have a look here

https://github.com/pbatard/rufus/issues/579
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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Just as a thought here...Did you make sure in the bios that "secure boot" and "fast boot" were both disabled before trying to install?...This can be a "show stopper"...DAMIEN
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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I have tried but doesn't work.
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Re: [Solved]Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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Again, I have downloaded the ISO and I have tried with rufus. Finally Works!
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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I use mkusb for that with the dus interface.

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/mkusb/persistent
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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Spearmint2 wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:14 am
I use mkusb for that with the dus interface.
FYI, if someone is using Rufus, they're on a Windows machine. AFAIK, Rufus is only available for Windows.
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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pbear wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:57 am
Spearmint2 wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:14 am
I use mkusb for that with the dus interface.
FYI, if someone is using Rufus, they're on a Windows machine. AFAIK, Rufus is only available for Windows.
Can it make larger than a 4GB casper partition, which pendrivelinux programs seem limited to?
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Re: Unable to install Linuxmint via Usb pendrives!

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Spearmint2 wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 2:02 pm
pbear wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:57 am
Spearmint2 wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:14 am
I use mkusb for that with the dus interface.
FYI, if someone is using Rufus, they're on a Windows machine. AFAIK, Rufus is only available for Windows.
Can it make larger than a 4GB casper partition, which pendrivelinux programs seem limited to?
Not the reason for the "FYI." In fact, Rufus doesn't do persistence at all. Point is, if someone is using Rufus, they're not able to use mkUSB, which is a Linux app. As you may recall, there's a workaround installing mkUSB in a live session, but that's gonna be beyond the reach of most newbies.
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