0

I have a Sony Vaio SV-E14A2M1E with Win 8.1; and I just created a bootable USB with Linux mint 17.1, but I can't boot from it. I've done a bit of research, but I'm not sure with what I've found.

1

As you already mentioned you're using W8.1

Some things you might have a look at:

  • SecureBoot
  • AHCI
  • General Problems / Usage for (Linux)/Ubuntu with newer hardware-> UEFI Troubleshooting
  • Welcome to the U&L site. This is not a forum, but a Q&A site. Please observe the (read help→tour): especially the "no distractions", and "no chit-chat" parts. – Anthon Apr 1 '15 at 12:27
  • Probably Fast Boot needs to be turned off as well. – Erathiel Apr 21 '15 at 13:44
0

try this solution it may fix your issue: bootable usb using cmd

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.