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Problem installing Ubuntu along with Windows 10

When I am trying to install Ubuntu(have it on a USB Drive), I am missing the 'Install alongside' option. Installer says 'This computer currently has no detected operating systems' though I have ...
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3answers
4k views

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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5answers
13k views

Ubuntu support on lenovo flex 14

I am just considering buying a new laptop . With all the diversity , my best solution ( considering budget ) was the lenovo flex 14 . I am a big ubuntu fan , and I don't want to end up using the ...
2
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4answers
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“Root file system not defined. Please correct this from partitioning menu” Ubuntu 14.04 installation problem in pre-installed win 8 laptop

I am not exactly new to Linux, but I am facing problems trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my Dell Inspiron 14z pre-installed Windows 8 with Secure Boot nand UEFI mode. **I have followed all the ...
6
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3answers
5k views

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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2answers
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I can't install Ubuntu in my laptop

well for the university i needed a laptop so i buyed a ASUS X555l with Windows 10, the people say me "ivan win10 is better than win7,etc.." its the same but this steal my info ._. so because is for ...
0
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1answer
410 views

Can I Upload Ubuntu to Lenovo ideapad Y700?

Is Ubuntu compatible to upload with the new Lenovo IdeaPad Y700? (windows 10 is the default OS) I've been trying different ways with a USB stick and cant get it to work in either the 2.0 or 3.0 ports ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Loading directly to windows

I'll start with that I'm fairly new to Linux, but I did briefly use Ubuntu once in the past when I was still on Win7. My problem, Is I installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 but when I boot the pc I have no ...
0
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0answers
36 views

Could not install Ubuntu using USB

I download an Ubuntu iso from ubuntu's official site and made the bootable USB(For this, I tried with 3 different programs, YUMI, unetbootin, universal). Then I updated the device priority for ...
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2answers
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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
27 views

Ubuntu Boot DVD/CD [duplicate]

If I can't crack this Im afraid I'll never use Linux. Tried everything to launch from DVD just won't work...HP Laptop Win8 copyed to DVD, Burned to DVD, extacted and burned to DVD, changed bios boot ...
87
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2answers
60k views

How do I install Ubuntu?

I would like to see a full how-to on how to install Ubuntu.
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1answer
5k views

Installing Ubuntu on Asus G75VW (UEFI)

I bought an Asus G75VW. It has the new UEFI BIOS instead of the old style BIOS (1980's) and has Windows 8 preinstalled. I cannot get the G75VW to install Ubuntu 12.10 in EFI mode. I did get Ubuntu ...
0
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2answers
55 views

Installing Ubuntu on modern laptop

I have see over the last few year that is is getting more difficult to install ubuntu. Usually it is no problem to boot from USB (CD's is obsolete anyway) But booting from USB on these machines is ...
0
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0answers
18 views

How to install ubuntu on C partition without effecting D?

Sorry to look stupid but it's my first time to install ubuntu or any linux disrto actually. I got my HD with C & D partitions. the D has so much important files while the C is for windows. I ...

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