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I've installed Ubuntu 13.04 (using something else) and now I cannot boot windows 8 [duplicate]

Hello everyone I'm new to Ubuntu so I probably messed something up. When I installed Ubuntu on my windows 8 hp laptop it did not give me the option to install Ubuntu alongside windows so I installed ...
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GRUB not showing windows 8.1 already installed

Actually there is a similar question on the community before as well but what I am facing is a different problem. Also there the person has not properly posted the status of his grub. Actually I ...
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Help installing Ubuntu alongside Windows

I read these guides on installing Ubuntu alongside Windows 10. But found some doubts. Please do help me on the same. Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed Windows with UEFI http://www....
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Can't install Ubuntu 14.04 on same SSD as Windows 8.1

I want to install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 8.1. I have a hard drive and an SSD and windows is installed on the SSD. I already put Ubuntu on a flash drive (with the Universal USB Installer) and ...
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Install Windows 7 with Ubuntu 12.04

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop right now and I also want Windows 7. I want to dual boot. I am unable to partition the disk because it's not possible to shrink the hard-drive. I saw a couple of ...
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ubuntu 13.04 does not appear it loads windows 8

Hello I have installed ubuntu 13.04 from a pen drive but now I am trying to boot it and it just loads windows 8 without giving me any choice like before (i have w7 computer and this never happened it ...
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Cannot Boot From USB

I created an Ubuntu LiveUSB and when I reboot my computer I get no option to boot from it. I have Secure Boot disabled. There are no fastboot or quickboot options in my BIOS settings. I have Windows ...
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Installing ubuntu!

So I am trying to make the switch from Windows 8 to Ubuntu. I am sick of windows 8 and I want to start fresh and learn a new OS. But I need help. Apparently making the switch seems like a rather ...
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Building partition between Linux and Windows

I can't build a partition. If I want to run Linux(Ubuntu) along with Windows 10 in my laptop, can I put the Linux in a different drive? I don't want to use Ubuntu through USB drive. I want to install ...
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How do I boot up Ubuntu on Windows 8 from a Linux USB key?

I did all of the steps on creating a special Linux USB key with Ubuntu on it, but how do I boot up Ubuntu? I was told that I plug in the USB into my computer before I start it up, it will go directly ...
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2answers
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Trouble with Ubuntu 14.04 Install

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on my HP Pavilion Sleekbook in order to be able to multiboot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04, but my usb drive does not boot correctly. I have tried using Pendrive Linux and ...
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Is there a software tool / wizard to dual install ubuntu onto a pc with windows 8?

I've been using Ubuntu on a laptop which is now dead. I have a shiny new one which came with windows 8. I would like to put Ubuntu on it for dual boot. Ive been reading extensively about this, but ...
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How to restore boot menu (UEFI)?

I had Windows and Ubuntu both installed in UEFI mode. Then I installed 32-bit Ubuntu (there was no UEFI partition in the list of partition types, so I just installed it as is without specifying UEFI ...
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Ubuntu W8.1 Dualboot is not working - Only w8.1 boots

I know this topic was discussed here a lot but I didn't manage to work dualboot on my laptop. I have HP laptop with pre-installed Windows 8.1. Today I tried to install Ubuntu to partition. I followed ...
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Install doesn't work anymore - Could it be the UEFI?

It's a long story but I can't keep these details to myself because I have no clue what's going on, it's pretty weird. I have two hard drives. One had windows, and the other one had nothing, it was ...

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