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How do I boot to Windows 8 from Ubuntu 13.04 on a dual-boot EFI install? (No Grub) [duplicate]

So I just got a brand new Dell XPS 13 which comes preinstalled with Windows 8 Pro. I decided to install Ubuntu 13.04 and dual-boot. I made a bootable USB, booted up the Ubuntu installer and found that ...
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Failed to install ubuntu 12.10 on asrock h77 pro4/mvp with uefi bios [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed UEFI Supported Windows 8 system I want to install the ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04 desktop for my new pc. steps: I created a bootable usb, ...
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Installing Ubuntu to dual boot with windows 8.1, windows not recognized during install [duplicate]

I am currently trying to install ubuntu 13.10 to dual-boot with windows 8.1 on my laptop. The laptop is a Lenovo Ideapad z400 touch. I am getting stuck at the Install Style screen because the ...
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Black screen after selecting Install Ubuntu from boot menu (running Windows 8 pre-installed) [duplicate]

I have a Windows 8 pre-installed laptop here. I used UNetbootin to create a USB bootable drive for Ubuntu 14.04 x64. I resized my disk partition, and disabled secure boot. Here's my situation: In ...
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How can I install Ubuntu on a Dell inspiron 17R 7720 SE with Windows 8? [duplicate]

I recently bought a Dell Inspiron 17R 7720 Special Edition but I am unable to install Ubuntu 12.10. WUBI does not work for me and I am wondering if there is another way to install it my machine came ...
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Dualboot Windows 8 and Ubuntu 13.4 no sign of GRUB [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu several times now, but I am never able to boot in that partition. My UEFI/BIOS does not recognize it, and every boot option I have chosen leads to Windows booting. There is no ...
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Dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 on HP p7-1449 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed Windows 8 system So I recently bought a HP p7-1449 with Windows 8 pre-installed. I want to dual boot the system with Ubuntu 12.10 ...
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ubuntu alongside windows 8 [duplicate]

i just bought myself a new laptop that comes with windows 8 pre installed .. now i hate windows 8 .. i wanted to know ..if i uninstall windows 8 and install windows 7 ,will the UEFI thing go away ? i ...
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installing ubuntu on windows 8 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed UEFI Supported Windows 8 system I have a windows 8 preloaded computer(an Acer aspire m touch) and no luck with the shift+restart ...
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Cannot boot into Windows 8 after successful Ubuntu installation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed UEFI Supported Windows 8 system Recently I've tried to install Ubuntu in a partition of a hard-drive that also has Windows 8. I've ...
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How can I get Ubuntu to work alongside windows 8? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed UEFI Supported Windows 8 system I'm not really good with computers, so I have no idea what's going on. What I do know is that I ...
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Is my Laptop compatible for a dual boot? [duplicate]

I have an asus laptop, windows 8 is the current OS. I am trying to install ubuntu as a dual boot, so far I have tried downloading it from the ubuntu website however a message error showed when I tried ...
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Unable to boot Windows after installing Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my PC and the installation completed well. But now the problem is I am unable to boot Windows 8, in GRUB menu it shows both options, If I choose Ubuntu, it boots ...
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How to dualboot 12.4.2 alongside Windows 8 without Wubi? [duplicate]

I've just bought a new Acer laptop that came preinstalled with Windows 8 in Secure Boot (enabled). Since Wine can only do so much, I want to keep my Windows8 and install Ubuntu 12.4.2 alongside it, ...
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How do I install Ubuntu on my Dell Latitude 10 Tablet with windows 8 (not pro)? [duplicate]

Intel® Atom™ processor Z2760 1.8GHz with Intel® Burst Technology, 1.5GHz HFM, 600MHz LFM Windows 8, 32-bit, no media, English Ports: Full-size USB 2.0, Full-size SD memory card reader, docking ...

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