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Errno 5 Input/output error in ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 13.04 in VMWare but while on the middle of copying files, a pop-up error would appear: The installer encountered an error copying files to the hard disk: [Errno 5] ...
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Getting error 5 while installing via USB [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “errno 5 - input/output error” when trying to install I'm trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 , 64-bit version through a usb drive ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS install failed. swap partition failed [duplicate]

I recently was lucky enough to get a laptop for free. The only setback is it had no operating system. I burned ubuntu 12.04 LTS to a disk, and when i boot it in the laptop it loads. I tried installing ...
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errno 5 install [duplicate]

I am trying to install ubuntu on my desktop. I used a usb that I had used successfully to my laptop, but it doesn't work for desktop. (12.04 32bit) When I am trying to boot from usb it says that no ...
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help installing XUbuntu on a latitude d610 [duplicate]

Ok so I have an old Dell Latitude D610 laying around and I wanted to start using it again but the OS windows XP was out dated and getting slow, so I went online and wanted to see if there was any ...
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Errno 5 when trying to install from USB [duplicate]

I have just gotten thee live USB for Ubuntu 14.04, but I continuously get errno 5 when i try to install. Any help?
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“input/output error during read on /dev/sda” during installation [closed]

at the moment my laptop does not have any os i am trying to install ubuntu 10.04 but after the initial installation steps it shows an "input/output error during read on /dev/sda" and the installation ...
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Hard disk error

I got this error during installation. The installer encountered an error copying files to the hard disk: [Errno 5] Input/output error This is often due to a faulty CD/DVD disk or drive, or ...
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I/O errors are reported when I try to install Ubuntu, but the SMART data is good. Is my hard disk dying?

When I try to install linux, it tells me there is an input output error on dev sda. I have tried both Ubuntu and Mint on two different computers. So that narrows it down to the hdd. After hours ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 “[Errno 5] Input/output error” during Installation

I have been trying to install a fresh copy of Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit version) on my desktop PC from a USB memory stick, but I'm experiencing a problem. Each time I attempt an install I received an ...
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The installer encountered an error copying files to the hard disk

The installer encountered an error copying files to the hard disk: [Errno 5] Input/output error This is often due to a faulty CD/DVD disk or drive, or a faulty hard disk. It may help to ...
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input/output error during write on /dev/sdb during Ubuntu installation

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on a clean hard drive but it gives an error: input/output error during write on /dev/sdb What should I do to fix it? Thanks in advance I haven't tried anything ...
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Can't install due to “udeb file failed the MD5 checksum verification” error

I have been trying to get Ubuntu 12.04.1 (desktop-i386) running on my laptop. Have burned a boot-able CD containing 12.04.1. It allows me the option of Trying out Ubuntu before installing, but the ...
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Error in loading of Ubuntu 14.04 installation DVD

The installation gets to the screen of Ubuntu where it's loading, I click the left button to see code and here's what it says is happening: stdin: Not a typewriter Generating locales... ...
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How do I fix Input/Output error during Lubuntu installation?

I tried to install Lubuntu on my PC (Pentium 4160 GB Hard disk, 1256 MB Ram). I have downloaded ISO image file from torrent which is on Lubuntu site, then burnt CD at 32x speed and tried to install on ...

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