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I plan to install Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS alongside Windows 7 in Asus A43E Series and I had an unsuccessful experience about the installation.

Here is the chronology:

  1. I installed Ubuntu via USB Stick. While the 3 options appear, I select the 1st which is "install inside Windows 7", but the process suddenly stopped. The next instruction was to remove the installation media and press the "enter" button which I did, but Windows 7 appeared not Ubuntu.

  2. Then I try another media, the DVD instead of the USB Stick and I had the same result.

Please help.

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Try doing an MD5SUM on the ISO file, that will verify the file –  Mitch May 26 '13 at 9:58

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Instead of using Wubi (Ubuntu INSIDE Windows), install Ubuntu the standard way (in its own partition). See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/GraphicalInstall

Your disk may be GPT, and Wubi is not compatible with GPT.

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