Install Ubuntu Server 16.04 For Setting Up Your Own Media Server
Of course, the first thing you’ll want to do is download the Ubuntu Server ISO and create a bootable USB flash drive using a tool like Unetbootin, or Rufus if you’re on Windows. Once the bootable drive has been created, of course, we’ll boot into it and begin the installation.
Upon booting into your newly created USB drive, we’ll see the boot screen. There are some advanced options here, but for now, we’ll select the obvious “Install Ubuntu Server” option:
First, log in to your new text-only machine: