• Navigation
  • open search






Editors' Note: This download is an ISO file and requires a CD burner and blank CD to burn the disc image.

Publisher's Description

read more +
User Reviews

Results 1–2 of 2

5 stars

"Get it from:"

May 25, 2015  |  By abcd12367

 |  Version: Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)


Compared to Windows and Mac OSX the advantages of Ubuntu are:
Security, Speed, the fact it is free to name a few more on:


Get it from: as Cnet has an old version.
Some software might be incompatible.


Get it from: as Cnet has an old version.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0)   (0)  

5 stars

"Perfect alternative to Windows"

April 21, 2013  |  By chandlerbailey_

 |  Version: Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)


Free. Fast. Open. SAFE (no worries about viruses). Completely customizable to how I want. Very often updated. Supports all my hardware (including HP printer). Plenty of viable alternatives to commercial and proprietary software. Lots of help online when needed. Decent boot/shut down speeds (I dont have the best hardware)


The odd program may not have a good alternative. Still a few notifications about errors but those are getting more and more seldom seen. Some drivers of cheaper devices (i.e. a Lexmark printer) may not be easily compatible.


Switched from Windows in September 2012 and never looking back. I tried Windows 8 but my graphics card wasn't supported so I couldn't play some games. This works great, especially with LibreOffice, Firefox, Skype, and Java (games like Minecraft).

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (3)   (1)  

Results 1–2 of 2

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Ubuntu
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update Your Review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

see all reviews +

Full Specifications

What's new in version 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)
Version 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) allow you to pin web applications to the Launcher on the desktop, and preview your search results in the Dash to see more options.
Publisher Canonical
Publisher web site
Release Date October 18, 2012
Date Added November 14, 2012
Version 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Operating Systems & Updates
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Linux
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 753.29MB
File Name ubuntu-12.10-desktop-i386.iso
Total Downloads 165,338
Downloads Last Week 496
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

Previous Versions:

Add to my list Report a problem
read more +

More Products to Consider


Submit a problem report for Ubuntu

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.


The Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software



Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report


Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.