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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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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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I need help with installing Ubuntu 14.04 alongside to Windows 8 [duplicate]

I bought a new Lenovo B350 with Windows 8 pre-installed. Should I continue with the windows setup and then just download 14.04 from the Ubuntu website? I tried just booting a 14.04 DVD and it did ...
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Help installing ubuntu 14.04 with windows 8.1

To start off I'll let you all know I have a Lenovo T430s running the preinstalled windows 8.1. What my initial plan was (and I have yet to find a way to do it), was to install Ubuntu 14.01 onto an ...
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can't install ubuntu along with windows 8.1 [duplicate]

respected person I have an laptop hp pavilion g6-2312 ax,runs windows 8.1(uefi boot loader) actually wanted to install ubuntu along with windows 8.1 and came to know that ubuntu runs on mbr and don't ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu 14.4 from USB to Sony Vaio notebook [duplicate]

I have a sony vaio notebook with preinstalled Microsoft 8.1 version operating system. Now, I need to have a DUAL BOOTING system with Ubuntu (PenDriveLinux) distribution, installed alongside windows ...
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ubuntu & win8 help! [duplicate]

I want to install the ubuntu 12.04.2 in my computer, which already has windows 8. I have no idea how to do it, I cannot understand a single word of the other post since I'm new in all this. Can ...
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Is it possible to access and use all the files in the hard disk in both windows as well as Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Is it possible to access and use all the files in the hard disk in both windows as well as Ubuntu? Also; What is a swap area? Where can I find someone who can help me with installation?
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I messed up university computer

I'm using university PC which is Lenovo that came with Windows 8. I want to install Ubuntu to it. I've backed the data up, made extended partition, and installed Ubuntu. I have done this before to ...
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installation/boot problem

I have a Sony vaio svf152a19m, currently running windows 8.1. I tried installing ubuntu 14.04.1. (from usb and from a dvd). Every time I execute the "Wubi.exe" file it starts installing perfectly ...
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How can I install ubuntu14.04(as dual boot) on a Lenovo y500? [duplicate]

I've been using windows 8 in Lenovo y500 for a year and I upgraded to windows 8.1 a month ago. Now i want to dual boot ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Windows 8.1 in my device. I tried to install the ubuntu ...
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Black screen , os not booting

I have dual boot of Win8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04. I tried to recover my write protected pendrive with diskmgr on win cmd. I failed and now can't start pc on win or ubuntu. A black screen coming before boot ...
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C and D 300 Gb drives in one machine How to install on D and do dual boot? [duplicate]

I have two 300 Gb hard drives in the same Pentium based machine - C and D. Drive C is currently running Windows 8. I want to install Ubuntu on drive D Can I do that? How would I select which drive ...
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Not able to install ubuntu [duplicate]

Error log here: http://paste.ots.me/560746 I am trying to install Ubuntu through WUBI, and am unsuccessful. I believe this is because my c: drive is corrupt, however that does not make sense to me ...
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Windows 8 Ubuntu Installation

I'm currently attempting to install Ubuntu on my desktop via the desktop installer iso. Windows 8 is my current OS, could anyone help me install Ubuntu, as Windows 8 is stopping me from doing so?

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