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I want to install Ubuntu/OpenSuse through my USB pen drive. I have made it bootable by doing all the necessary procedures.

However, upon restarting the laptop to boot from the pen drive, I choose the USB DRIVE from which to boot, press F12, and it shows the error message

"bootmgr is missing.Press CTRL+ALT+DEL".

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Format the USB drive in FAT32, and then use the steps to make it bootable.

Alternatively you could use UNetbootin - either way make sure the pendrive is formatted in FAT32.

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Hey sathya ..... the file system is NTFS for the pen drive. How to make it into FAT 32 ? –  kamalbhai Sep 26 '10 at 21:26
    
I mean how can I change the file system of the pen drive ? –  kamalbhai Sep 26 '10 at 21:27
    
ok .... gottya !thnx btw ... let me try dat ! –  kamalbhai Sep 26 '10 at 21:29
    
From Windows Explorer, right click your pen drive -> Format -> In filesystem select FAT32. –  Sathya Sep 26 '10 at 21:29

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