Download the Windows installer
for Ubuntu Desktop

Have a new PC with the Windows 8 logo or using UEFI firmware?

Please use a 64-bit flavour of Ubuntu, installed directly to its own partition
rather than using the Windows installer.
Learn more ›

Windows installer for Ubuntu Desktop

With Wubi, our officially supported Ubuntu installer for Windows, you can install and uninstall Ubuntu easily and safely. For 12.04 LTS only.

Read the installation instructions

Other ways to get Ubuntu

Download Ubuntu

Download Ubuntu directly. You will need to create a DVD or USB stick to install it this way. You can replace your current operating system, whether it’s Windows or Mac OS, or run Ubuntu alongside it.

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Buy 12.04 LTS CD

If you’d rather order an official Ubuntu 12.04 LTS CD and install it that way, they are available from the Ubuntu shop, at just £8.50 for a pack of 10, plus postage and packing.

Buy Ubuntu CDs from the shop

Do you want to upgrade? Follow our simple guide

Alternative download options

Want to download via BitTorrent links, find regional mirrors to get DVD images, use the network installer or find previous versions of Ubuntu?

Download alternative versions