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I use windows XP and currently have 3 partitions

C:(40GB max). D:(90GB max).
E:(10GB max).
All use NTFS file system. I want to install Ubuntu just as a secondary OS using Wubi.

The problem I am facing now is, C drive is fully reserved for windows. D drive is filled with 80GB of important documents. E drive has 9GB freespace.

Wubi installer allows me only to select either C drive or D drive, while I want it to install only on E drive The E drive option is not present even if I set the installation size as 5GB

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E partition type and location from where you are running wubi, if your are running wubi from E drive try running it from the C drive –  Sudheer Apr 22 '14 at 5:08
That did help. However the real problem was a combination of two bugs. 1)The drives list is never refreshed after varying installation size 2)Wubi will not install in the same directory as itself. Anyway the problem has been solved. ThanQ –  user3041058 Apr 23 '14 at 4:39

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