How to create a bootable Ubuntu USB stick on a Apple MacBook


  1. Download Ubuntu ISO image from here:
  2. Download & install Etcher:
  3. Insert the USB stick and open Etcher:

Note: You should erase & format the USB stick before creating the bootable image

Go to “Disk Utility” from “Applications -> Utilities” -> select the USB stick -> select “Erase” -> choose format: MS-DOS (FAT) and scheme: GUID Partition Map