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Does anyone know if Ubuntu Desktop 13.10 is compatible with the Acer Aspire ATC-605-UB11. This system has the following specs:

Intel processor = i5-4440

Memory = 8GB RAM

Hard Drive Capacity = 1TB

This system also has a specific graphics card.

Appreciate anyone who can answer this A.S.A.P. Thanks in advance...

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marked as duplicate by bain, Luis Alvarado Jul 24 '14 at 17:37

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Run the Ubuntu live DVD and see for yourself. It will save you time in the long run. The Acer Aspire ATC-605-UB11's specs are more than adequate for Ubuntu 13.10. – karel Apr 6 '14 at 21:43

I turned secure boot off in the bios and installed mint 16 from a DVD. Both Windows and Linux seem to be happy. I could not get the install DVD to boot with secure boot enabled. I don't know what the ramifications of running Windows 8.1 without secure boot enabled are but it is working.

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