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Wubi freezes when it's almost done copying files. The cursor still has the spinning animation, but everything becomes unresponsive to mouse clicks. Any idea how to fix this?

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closed as off topic by Marco Ceppi Feb 3 '12 at 0:51

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Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! This question should instead be filed as a bug report, thanks! Instructions here. –  Jorge Castro Oct 15 '11 at 22:09
    
I was having the same problem. I wasn't connect to the internet but when I did the problem went away. –  user35898 Nov 29 '11 at 14:08
    
This question should instead be filed as a bug report, and as such is off-topic, thanks! Instructions here. –  jrg Feb 3 '12 at 0:35

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Check MD5 and SHA1, i think you are using windows. You can use HashTab on Win & Mac. Here is download page. http://implbits.com/HashTab.aspx

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Well the md5sum is correct, so I doubt that the iso has any problems. –  user27561 Oct 15 '11 at 15:03
    
Please describe more info - computer brand/model, specs. Where is it freezing exactly? Generally it's better to give more descriptive information so we can understand where it's failing. –  bcbc Oct 15 '11 at 20:57

On menu of boot up press F6. Check one or all of them. See what works for you. I was able to install after this.

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I don't know if you no longer have this problem, but I had it too and fixed it by using those command lines:

libata.force=noncq
libata.force=noacpi
libata.force=nomodeset

I also downloaded the 64bit Version (was using the 32 before), and removed my Wireless Network Adapter (though this propably did nothing).

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