Follow this guide to run a Linux Live operating system on your computer. For this guide we will using Ubuntu.
Step 1. Download the Ubuntu iso file
- Download Ubuntu onto your computer.
Step 2. Create a boot CD/DVD/USB
- Click here to see the latest instructions.
Step 3. Run Ubuntu
- Restart your computer with your Ubuntu CD/DVD/USB . You should see a welcome screen prompting you to choose your language and giving you the option to ‘Install Ubuntu’ or ‘Try Ubuntu’.
- Choose ‘Try Ubuntu’
- If you don’t see the Ubuntu welcome screen (computer starts as normal), you’ll need to change your computer settings to boot from CD/DVD or USB. Click here for more info.
Want to use your wallet on Linux Live without downloading the blockchain each time?
Read my guide on how to store the blockchain on a separate Hard Drive or USB device and access it from Ubuntu live.