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When installing windows 7 it creates a small system partition. Does the Ubuntu install create a partition like this? Do I need to alter this Windows 7 partition (size) ?

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note that the Ubuntu install will be much smaller than Windows. –  strugee Jun 17 '13 at 5:17
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Ubuntu will create all the partitions it needs, regardless of whether you decide to dual-boot with Windows 7 or not. The setup program will ask you if you want to dual-boot or simply wipe out Windows and install Ubuntu. If you're especially into all this stuff, you can still control the sizes of the partitions Ubuntu creates.

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