Download Portable Ubuntu For Windows

by on April 6th, 2009

ubuntu-logoUbuntu is a community developed operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers. Whether you use it at home, at school or at work Ubuntu contains all the applications you’ll ever need, from word processing and email applications, to web server software and programming tools. Portable Ubuntu for Windows is a Ubuntu system running as a Windows application. This system is built with the Colinux Kernel, Xming X server and Pulseaudio server for Windows. You can carry it on your thumb drive.

Portable Ubuntu for Windows runs an entire Linux operating system as a Windows application.


Portable Ubuntu lets you seamlessly run Linux apps on your Windows desktop, Portable Ubuntu is a stand-alone package that runs a fairly standard (i.e. orange-colored, GNOME-based) version of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution. It just doesn’t bother creating its own desktop, and puts all its windows inside your Windows’s windows.


The coolest parts about Portable Ubuntu are:

  • It actually works.
  • It fits on a thumb drive (flash drive) and can run entirely from it.
  • It can work on, and save to, your Windows folders and files.
  • It’s persistent, so changes you make and apps you install are carried around with you.
  • It’s easily manageable from Windows, and works great on dual monitors.
  • You run Windows and Linux at the same time.
  • You do not need to shift at other computer to test your applications different for Linux and Windows.

Size: 438 MB

Download Portable Ubuntu

Download Portable Ubuntu