Download the ISO image for a Live image. Create CD media
from the ISO file using your preferred application. You may
also use the livecd-tools package to write
the image to other bootable media such as a USB flash disk.
To install the distribution to your hard disk, use the
shortcut on the desktop after you log in.
Download the ISO images for the full distribution on CD or
DVD. Create CD or DVD media from the ISO files using your
preferred application, or put the images on a Windows FAT32 or
Linux ext2/ext3 partition.
boot.iso image for a
minimal boot CD or USB flash drive. Write the image to the
approriate physical media to create bootable media. The boot
media contains no packages but must be pointed at a hard disk or
online repository to complete the installation.
netinst.iso image for
a reduced-size boot CD. Write the image to the appropriate
physical media to create bootable media.
vmlinuz kernel file and
initrd.img ramdisk image from the
isolinux/ directory. Configure
your operating system to boot the kernel and load the ramdisk
image. For further information on installation without media,
refer to Appendix B, Installing Without Media.
For information on setting up a network boot server from
which you can install Fedora, refer to Appendix C, Setting Up an Installation Server.