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I use a Win7 home premium. I'm trying to install Ubuntu in the Wubi style. But it shows an error saying"couldn't recover the required log files" and when I check the text it shows an error proxy authentication required. I don't understand where in the .exe file should I give my credentials!!! Help please

With regards Venkat

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Possible duplicate. askubuntu.com/questions/125015/… –  Basharat Sialvi Apr 27 '12 at 20:40

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Could you post a screenshot? When does it show the error, after settings your preferences?

I installed installed Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday using the Wubi.exe from the live-cd (after copying it to my desktop) and it worked. It used the files from the cd.

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