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Problem In Dual Booting

I tried to install Ubuntu by dual booting it with windows 10 technical preview. but when I started to install it I found that there was no option in Ubuntu 14.10 to dual boot it with windows 10. so ...
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New to Ubuntu and trying to learn it [duplicate]

i'm New to Ubuntu how to install it beside of Win8 by dual-boot option and i'm a CS student is it good for me ?
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What do i need to have or do to install ubuntu on a windows 8 PC?

I'm tempted to download and install ubuntu. Can anyone run me through the basic things I need to do or have to succesfully install and run this operating system on my PC?
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Can't boot from USB on Win8

Every time I go to boot Ubuntu to install on a separate partition, it tells me there's no bootable disk/drive. I know the ISO is uncorrupted. However, when I start my laptop, it gives the option to ...
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Need help in Installing Ubuntu on Laptop with Secureboot

I just purchased HP G049AU whose configuration is : - AMD A8 - 4 GB RAM I checked that secureboot is enabled. I want to completely remove Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu 14.04.1 I would like to know : Can ...
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installation error upon boot up

I am beyond beginner when it comes to computers. I have a lenovo yoga 2 laptop brand new. when i boot with ubuntu on a usb stick a black screen with text pops up and says ...
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Do I have to dual-boot or can I do a fresh install?

This question is probably ridiculously stupid but I have a Windows 8 machine (new one with the UEFI thing). I'm going to be installing Ubuntu later, and I was wondering if I absolutely have to ...
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How to install Ubuntu as main os?

Just like in topic I want Ubuntu as main main OS the actual problem is I'm newbie to Unix system and I don't get all this mounting points (what they are for, which one I need use, what other does, ...
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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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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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Installing ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 8.1 UEFI

I'm on an ASUS F550L with Windows 8.1 I can see from windows : partition C: and D: of about similar size But from gparted Ubuntu 14:04 LTS I can see: /dev/sda unknown /dev/sda1 efi ...
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Disable F1-F12 Hotkeys

I recently installed Lubuntu 14.04 on my HP Pavilion dv6. All of my function keys (F1-F12) have hotkeys bound to them (screen brightness, volume, etc.) but I want to be able to use the F keys without ...
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“taking restart everytimes while choosing install ubuntu alongside windows 8” how to solve this problem? [duplicate]

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 alongside with Win 8.1. I have downloaded the image and written to an usb and trying to install. I tried install Ubuntu option. I am able to reach the Install ...

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