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Dual boot Ubuntu (14.04) with Windows 10

I have a Windows 8 system and was about to install Ubuntu 14.04 in dual boot mode, when I heard about Windows 10 releasing. Now that the Windows 10 has rolled out, I would like to know whether doing ...
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Installing Windows 8.1 on SSD and Ubuntu on a partition of a secondary HDD?

Currently I have 2 drives in my system, a main SSD where my Windows 8.1 copy is installed, and a 2TB storage drive for all files. My plan is to partition the 2TB hard drive into a 200gb partition ...
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Windows 10 & Ubuntu

I want to download ubuntu for my win10 as a secondary OS for... reasons. Too long story. I downloaded ubuntu 14.04 from disk I found from library. I had to use disk instead of internet download ...
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Having trouble dual-booting Linux (Ubuntu 14.04) with Windows 8.1

I would like to dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 for a software development environment, but I would also like to keep Windows 8.1 and my programs / media on a partition because I enjoy playing some ...
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Dual Boot Windows 10 with Ubuntu 14.04

Currently I have Windows 7 installed along with Ubuntu 14.04 on dual boot. Now I want to remove my Ubuntu, upgrade to Windows 10 and then fresh install Ubuntu on dual boot. I was looking for steps but ...
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Allowing boot of Ubuntu on a Acer Aspire v5-531 with UEFI

I was trying to install Ubuntu 14 (64-bit) on a Aspire V5-531, preinstalled Win 8. In the bios I can flag: boot mode UEFI, secure boot DISABLE in this case the neither installation USB card nor cd ...
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How do I install (to dual-boot) Ubuntu on this UEFI MSI GE40 2OC-218USK laptop?

I have a GE40 2OC-218USK laptop. I am trying to repartition the hard drive to have it dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8. Nothing but endless problems. I've been progressively turning more and more ...
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Windows 10 upgrade attempt destroyed both my Ubuntu and itself (windows 8.1). How do I wipe/format my hard drive to start fresh and try again?

I had been dual-booting with Ubuntu and windows 8.1 for a while now without issue. However, when attempting my free upgrade to windows 10, it killed both. I am not entirely sure why, but it looks like ...
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How to install Ubuntu and boot on Toshiba Satellite?

Downloaded and burned ubuntu-14.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso. Checked md5 of iso and md5 of burned DVD. Installed 14.04.1 LTS on a new Toshiba Satellite laptop. Replaced the existing Windows 8 install. The ...
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Can't find file when booting up FIle: \ubuntu\winboot\wubildr.mdr

I installed Ubuntu and created a boot menu but when I try and boot with Ubuntu, I get the error Can't find File: \ubuntu\winboot\wubildr.mdr. I found this file in two places, on the root C: and in ...
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Can't install Ubuntu along with Windows 10

I am trying to install Ubuntu 15.04 along with Windows 10 for my laptop, but I didn't succeed. I downloaded Ubuntu from the official website, then used Universal USB installer and YUMI – Multiboot ...
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file error /boot/grub/i386-pc/normal.mod trying to repair boot, live dvd install probleml

I have seen that there are a lot of threads about this problem. I had Windows 8 installed on my series 3 samsung i5 computer and I tried to install ubuntu 13.04. This is what I did: Because of the ...
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How do I make Ubuntu for a desktop work?

I have a new Desktop which came with Windows 8.1 and now has W10. I have downloaded "ubuntu-14.04.3-desktop-amd64.iso". I saved the file. I ticked "Demo and full installatio" and I requested "Reboot ...
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How to install Ubuntu 14.04.03 and remove Windows 10 [duplicate]

How to install Ubuntu and remove windows 10 pc Reset But do not read the Ubuntu installer It is the bootable USB .
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How do I install Ubuntu with windows 8.1 on Toshiba? (now upgraded to win10)

I've upgraded my OS to Windows 10 but my problem still persists I am trying to get Ubuntu 14.04.2 and windows 8.1 dual boot setup. I've read numerous articles on how to do this, but can't figure out ...

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