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I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my laptop and I want to remove it and install Ubuntu Server. How would I do that?

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Download, burn the CD/DVD, put it on your drive, restart, in your boot screen select CD/DVD from the boot list, follow the installation steps, finish. –  Evandro Silva Nov 7 '12 at 12:30

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Download the server install CD from here Ubuntu 12.04 - Server Install CD burn it to a CD , boot from CD and re-install.

See here a tutorial about sever installation : Ubuntugeek.com and better would be to install first in VirtualBox to see how the installation progress is and then make it for real.

About VirtualBox see here: Ubuntu community wiki- Virtualbox

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thats what i did and when i installed i got an error during bootloader installation and it put me back to the installation screen . i skipped the step and when it reboots i just get a blinking _ and nothing happens –  Dany Nov 7 '12 at 12:39
    
Try to use this automatic tool from a liveCD (not server CD) : boot-repair –  NikTh Nov 7 '12 at 12:50
    
@Dany It may have been faulty media. You might try burning again. –  belacq Nov 15 '12 at 0:19

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