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I want to try Elementary OS using a real installation (not via a VM). I currently have a dual boot set-up already with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04.

Is it possible to do so? If so, please help me with some guidelines. Thank you.

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Just continue installation, elementary luna is based on Ubuntu 12.04. – K.K Patel Sep 11 '13 at 10:40
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Actually you will need to do nothing just install elementaryos just like you installed ubuntu and it will detect both windows and ubuntu and add them to the bootloader menu

If it didn't

  • use ubuntu life cd
  • open a terminal
  • sudo update-grub2
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Okay, I'll try this. Thanks! – d4ryl3 Sep 11 '13 at 10:44

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