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How do I install Ubuntu?

I would like to see a full how-to guide on how to install Ubuntu.
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ubuntu 16.04 - not able to connect to eth0 / LAN

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my system using Wubi. The installation went well. But now I am not able to connect to the internet. We have a LAN which has a proxy server. I configured the system as I had ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 and Windows 8 dual boot problem where Windows 8 doesn't boot

I will brief about the problem, that how it started. I purchased a Sony VAIO (SVE15133CNW) laptop on May-2013, with pre-installed Windows 8 After couple of days I installed Ubuntu 13.04 using USB ...
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1answer
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Help with dual booting Windows 8.1 Professional and Ubuntu 13.10

I recently installed a clean version of Windows 8.1 Professional on my Lenovo Y500 (with Samsung 256GB 840 Pro SSD). I have Windows all set up and running normally. I am trying to dual boot Windows ...
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Can't install Ubuntu to Dual boot with Windows 10

I bought a new computer and have been trying to install ubuntu 16.04 onto it alongside windows 10. I have used unetbootin to create a bootable drive and followed this guide to installing ubuntu on my ...
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I installed ubuntu but “No space on device”

I don't think this is a duplicate, because A) I'm completely new so I probably screwed something up that other people didn't, and B) I don't think it has anything to do with a boot partition. I had ...
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1answer
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Having trouble installing ubuntu

I know it has been asked before but I had trouble relating to my options during my installation so I felt the need to ask again. I'm on a Windows 8.1 pre-installed laptop that has been upgraded to ...
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2answers
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Download of 16.04 LTS not possible - Laptop HP Pavilion with Windows 10

first I have to explain the following: 1) My English is poor, I'm German 2) I'm a 'greenhorn' in doing installationson a computer 3) I'm using also a MacBook Pro with OSX 10.6.8 The problem: I hate ...
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1answer
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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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3answers
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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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1answer
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu and remove Windows? [duplicate]

Is it possible to install Ubuntu and delete Windows? I don't want to dual-boot and I'm not sure whether Ubuntu needs an OS on my computer to operate. Ok. I have installed Ubuntu's latest version . ...
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Dual boot Windows 8.1 / Ubuntu 14.04 on two separate HDDs

So got a new PC (Dell 3847) and swaped the 400w power supply from old system to replace 300 W one and picked up a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti graphix card. I would like to use the 1 TB HDD in my old PC (...
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0answers
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Boot repair does not work

Grub does not appears after I used boot repair. The only message that appears is minimal BASH-like... I don`t know what to do anymore! http://paste2.org/bH7gAAIe
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1answer
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Dual boot Ubuntu on different HDD?

In my setup I have a 120GB SSD with Windows 10 installed. I also have a 1TB HDD, with a 35GB partition for Ubuntu. I want to install Ubuntu on this partition. Can I install Ubuntu on this partition ...
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2answers
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Boot-up and Installation issues on my new Lenovo S20-30 Laptop

I own a new Lenovo S20-30 laptop which came with Windows 8.1 preinstalled with the hard drive partitioned. I want to convert this laptop to Ubuntu 15.4. with NO dual boot. I want it to be an exclusive ...

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