Install Easy Peasy 1.6 to USB from Windows

How we installed Easy Peasy to a USB Flash Drive using Windows. Easy Peasy is a Remix for Netbooks that is based on Ubuntu. EasyPeasy is an operating system optimized for netbooks. Founded by Jon Ramvi, this Netbook OS offers applications such as Skype, Transmission BitTorrent Client, Pidgin Messenger, Evolution Email, Open Office, and Firefox with Flash, Java and other codecs already installed.

Note: This tutorial does utilize the casper-rw persistence feature allowing your to run Easy Peasy Persistently from your USB Flash Drive, saving changes back to the drive and then restoring those changes on subsequent boots.

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Easy Peasy on USB

Easy Peasy is a Product and Trademark of Easy Peasy AS

Distribution Home Page: Easy Peasy

Minimum Flash Drive Capacity: 2GB

Persistent Feature: Yes

Prerequisites to Install Easy Peasy with Persistence to USB

  • A Windows PC to perform the USB Install
  • A 2GB+ USB Flash Drive
  • easypeasy*.iso
  • Universal USB Installer

How to Install a Persistent Easy Peasy to a USB Flash Drive

  1. Download and launch our Universal USB Installer, select EasyPeasy and follow the onscreen instructions
  2. Once the script has finished, restart your PC and set your BIOS or Boot Menu to boot from the USB device, save your changes and reboot

If all goes well, you should now have your very own Easy Peasy Persistent USB Flash Drive to play with.

Note: Easy Peasy does not play well with Desktop PC's and Laptops. It was designed for NetBooks.

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