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Portable Ubuntu Remix Alternatives

Portable Ubuntu Remix is described as 'A portable image of Ubuntu that could run in Windows as a native win32 application. Adds capabilities to execute Linux applications and integrate with the Windows desktop' and is an app. There are four alternatives to Portable Ubuntu Remix for Windows, Linux and Wine. The best alternative is Knoppix, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Portable Ubuntu Remix are speedLinux, Cooperative Linux and BootMed.

Portable Ubuntu Remix alternatives are mainly Linux Distros but may also be Operating Systems or File Recovery Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Portable Ubuntu Remix.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

A portable image of Ubuntu that could run in Windows as a native win32 application. Adds capabilities to execute Linux...

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  1. Knoppix icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Knoppix is an operating system based on Debian designed to be run directly from a CD / DVD (Live CD) or a USB key (Live USB), one of the first of its kind for any operating system. When starting a program, it is loaded from the removable medium and decompressed into a RAM drive.

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  2. speedLinux icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    SpeedLinux is a customized coLinux. coLinux is not a VM but it can be used in the same way. Installation of Speedlinux results in a complete LINUX System with X server running side on side with Windows on a single PC.

    coLinux console running with native Linux Firefox, SciTE, midnight commander, and XFCE panel

  3. Cooperative Linux icon

    Cooperative Linux

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Cooperative Linux (short-named coLinux) is the first working free and open source method for optimally running Linux on Microsoft Windows natively.


    Not developed anymore, last news are from 2014.

  4. BootMed icon


    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Wine

    The BootMed Live CD is an Ubuntu Remix for those new to Linux. It's main goal is to help the average Windows user to recover a computer that will not boot. BootMed can help you remove viruses from a computer that will not boot, recover deleted files and partitions.


    Official site is offline.

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