Ubuntu 13.04 Code Name “Raring Ringtail” Desktop Installation Guide with Screenshots

Ubuntu 13.04 non LTSRaring Ringtail” was released for Desktop, Server and Cloud on 25 April 2013 and made available for download. Also Ubuntu Founder Mark Shuttleworth has already made a announced of ‘Saucy Salamander‘ as code name for their upcoming ‘Ubuntu 13.10‘ release. Ubuntu non LTS support has been reduced for 9 months after Ubuntu 13.04 release onwards, earlier it was 18 months.

Update: Ubuntu 15.10 Released – Installation of Ubuntu 15.10

Download Ubuntu 13.04 ISO Images

Use following download links to get the latest Ubuntu 13.04.

  1. Download ubuntu-13.04-desktop-i386.iso – (794MB)
  2. Download ubuntu-13.04-desktop-amd64.iso – (785MB)

Users who are using older version of Ubuntu 12.10, there will be an automatic upgrade to 13.04 offered via Update Manager. For more information on how to upgrading, see:

  1. Upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04

In this article you will find simple steps to install newly released Ubuntu 13.04Raring Ringtail” with screenshots.

Ubuntu 13.04 Installation Guide

1. Boot Computer with Ubuntu 13.04 Installation CD/DVD or ISO.

Ubuntu 13.04 Installation CD/DVD
Boot Ubuntu 13.04

2. You may visit selecting ‘Try Ubuntu‘ else Select ‘Install Ubuntu‘ to install on Hard Disk.

Install Ubuntu 13.04
Install Ubuntu 13.04

3. Prepare to install Ubuntu. Select both the options if you have internet connectivity in your system. (Keep system up to date during installation.)

Prepare to install Ubuntu 13.04
Prepare to install Ubuntu 13.04

4. Installation type. Select ‘Erase disk and install Ubuntu‘ as we don’t have other Operating system installed.

'Erase disk and install Ubuntu'
‘Erase disk and install Ubuntu’

5. Select your location, location will be selected automatically if you are connected with internet.

Select Location
Select Location

6. Select your Keyboard layout.

Select Keyboard
Select Keyboard

7. Enter user login and password details.

Enter User Details
Enter User Details

8. Copying files on Hard Disk started….. Relax, it may take several minutes.

Copying Ubuntu 13.04 Files
Copying Files

9. That’s it. Installation Completed. Eject CD/DVD and restart system.

Ubuntu 13.04 Installation Completed
Ubuntu 13.04 Installation Completed

10. Login screen.

Ubuntu 13.04 Login screen.
Ubuntu 13.04 Login screen.

11. Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop. Enjoy exploring Ubuntu…

Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop
Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop

Please visit Ubuntu wiki for technical details.

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