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I have a laptop running Windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.10 but I have issues with installing programs in Ubuntu and the only option is to reinstall. I do not want to format my laptop, i.e. my Windows 8 should stay.
My desire is to install Ubuntu afresh on the partition where it is now without further partitioning. How do I install over the existing installation?
This question was flagged a duplicate but I the other post on a similar did not address my issue.
Sorry for the confusion guys. The link was really helpful.