This video shows a user how to install Ubuntu on a completely blank machine. It goes through the installation using the desktop CD, but also refers to the alternate CD - which may be covered in another screencast.
InstallingUbuntuDualBoot - To appreciate the difference between a clean install and a dual-boot one.
- Describe the difference between the Desktop and Alternate CDs
- Install Ubuntu on a blank machine
- Outline the main steps of the install, including the questions that are asked