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I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04.4 on my daughter's Latitude E5400 32 bit laptop.I booted from a USB drive, selected, Install Ubuntu. I get to the "Preparing to Install Ubuntu" window, I have an internet connection and have enabled the download of updates and additional software. I press "continue", but the process hangs up right there.

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would you include Labtop Specs. –  Ahmadgeo Mar 1 at 18:22
    
Check <ubuntu.com/certification/desktop/make/Dell/…; for compatibility and you might try 13.10 as well –  Ahmadgeo Mar 1 at 18:30
    
Just for a check (it might be that your internet connection is slow): disable updates and additional software. –  guntbert Mar 1 at 19:36
    
I am at this moment installing v13.10, and it seems to be proceeding. Will let you know how it comes out. Thanks, folks! –  user253687 Mar 2 at 19:33

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