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How to Install fresh 12.04 install to a PC with dual booting Windows 7 & Ubuntu11.10?

My laptop is already dual booting with Windows 7 & Ubuntu 11.10, with Ubuntu GRUB bootloader. I would like to go fer a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 installation, without disturbing the Windows 7 boot record ...
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What Happens When I Upgrade Ubuntu?

I just need some advice on upgrading from 12.10 to 13.04. What happens when I upgrade? Do my files, settings, and internet bookmarks stay intact? I can't find any resources to help me with this.
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Ho to upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 13.10? [duplicate]

I have to upgrade an Ubuntu 12.04 to the last stable Ubuntu 13.10 but I have some doubts about how do it: 1) The first doubt is related to the fact that reading online seems that is not a smart thing ...
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How to upgrade to 12.04 from 10.10 with a dell? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I skip over releases? I bought Dell Inspiron N5040 yesterday and it seems to have 32bit Ubuntu 10.10 installed. I want to upgrade to 12.04 LTS using network ...
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How to upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 without internet without internet connection? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 10.04 or 11.10 to 12.04? I want to upgrade from ubuntu 11.10 to ubuntu 12.04. But my internet connection is not fast enough to do the task well. Is ...
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How to make the Wacom Bamboo Splash Pen CTL-471 work on Lucid Lynx 10.04?

I've tried many sites and none of them have worked thus far. When I plug my Wacom Bamboo Splash Pen (CTL-471), the tablet lights up and it responses to the pen, but nothing is working. No response ...
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Dell PowerEdge T110 ii Video Sluggish on Ubuntu 12.4LTS [closed]

I installed Ubuntu Desktop 12.4 LTS on Dell PowerEdge T110 ii and it works fine except very sluggish mouse movements and inability to use Teamviewer. I feel there is an issue with the graphic cars ...
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upgrade from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS

i want to upgrade my (german) desktop from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS but get no chance. My software updater says my 12.04 is actual and that's it.
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apt-get upgrade has no errors but no effect [duplicate]

I'm trying to upgrade to the latest version of ubuntu, it isn't working and I'm also not seeing any error messages... so I'm not really sure what the issue is or where to start looking... Any help ...
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Switch from normal to LTS release

We started with an Ubuntu 11.10 for a server system. The upgrade to 12.04 went smoothly. Now I only want to upgrade to the next LTS release. However, the system keeps telling me that 12.10 is ...
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Updating 10.10 to the latest version through a firewall [duplicate]

I've had Ubuntu 10.10 on my server since I bought it several years back. I've tried to upgrade in the past but I'm always thwarted by my company's firewall. I receive messages like these: W:Failed to ...
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Can I upgrade Ubuntu by installing latest version over the older?

I have Ubuntu 11.04 on my laptop , and I want to upgrade it to Ubuntu 12.04. I have tried to upgrade from upgrade manager but based on my home internet speed , it estimated around 48 hrs so I quit it ...
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The message “Software Index is Broken” appears when I install the flash plugin. What does this mean?

I am fairly a novice; I can't even get it to upgrade to the 12.04 version from 10.1. I get this message every time when trying to install the flash plugin: "Software Index is Broken" This is a major ...
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Install ubuntu Linux directly onto hard drive via a bridge

the windows XP 32-bit on my laptop recently died and I want to install linux now. The problem is the laptop has no cd or floppy drive anymore and is not able to boot from USB. I borrowed a "bridge" ...
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Ubuntu live CD upgrade option grayed out (13.10)

I currently have windows 7 and ubuntu 13.04 on the same HD. I would like to upgrade ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 without using the internet. So I inserted the USB drive and it detects my windows 7 and my ...

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