troubleshooting Question

Need to boot into linux ubuntu from iso on a usb thumb drive

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Mark O'BrienFlag for United States of America asked on
Storage HardwareWindows OSWindows 7
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Hello techs,
I am trying to reinstall Ubuntu on a partition on a dual boot pc - win 7 and Ubuntu.  There's something wrong with the Ubuntu and it's time to reinstall.  So I downloaded the 780 MB iso and moved it to a flash drive.  I tried booting to it by F12 and

1) I don't know which of the five usb choices to choose from usb-fdd, usb-zip, usb-cdrom, usb-hdd.  I tried the -hdd and it just boots Ubuntu.

2) I don't know how to make the iso on the thumb drive to start installing.

Any help is appreciated!  Thank you,

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