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Will ubuntu 12.04 LTS run faster when installed individually instead of in the windows folder? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What performance differences are there when installing with Wubi? I have lots of freezes and stuff... So I was wondering if I installed Ubuntu individually instead of ...
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What's the difference between Wubi and a regular installation?

Recently I've learned of Wubi, a way to install Ubuntu right from Windows. Besides installing from Windows, I would like to know key differences between a regular Ubuntu installation and one done ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 is sluggish

I have a Lenovo G580 (4GB DDR3, ~500 GB HDD, Intel i3). I installed Ubuntu using the in-Windows installer on my Windows 7. Ubuntu was (and still is) slightly sluggish. By sluggish I mean, the OS GUI ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 very slow compared to Windows

I'm new to Ubuntu/linux. Since my PC is very old and not very fast with Windows 7, I decided to give Ubuntu a try, so I downloaded and installed Ubuntu 11.10 today. When I first started it, I had bad ...
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Why was Wubi Removed from 13.04+

Since 13.04, there is no Wubi, why was Wubi removed from the installation phase?
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Stable version of ubuntu [closed]

My question is simple: which edition of ubuntu is the most stable, reliable, fast and nice? And also, should I prefer Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Lubuntu or Mythbuntu? Note: I want it to be as fast as possible. ...
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Is Wubi reliable under Windows 7 Service Pack 1

I am trying to get information in order to eliminate possible sources for a problem I am having, as described in another question. Can anybody confirm that Ubuntu (either ISO install or WUBI) works ...
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Install alongside will break my computer? What option should I use?

I need to install Ubuntu 12.04 as dual boot from a LiveCD, on a PC with Windows XP SP3 32 bit already installed. I understand that during the install, I'll be asked to choose from: 1) Install Ubuntu ...
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Increase of Disk space

I have chosen Drive-G which was 100GB memory Space. Nothing was present in the Drive-G. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS through wubi inside the windows 7. While installing I chosen 30GB space which was ...
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I've downloaded wubi 12.10 but it throws me an error [duplicate]

I have Windows 7 and I've downloaded wubi 12.10 and installed it without problems, but when I boot my computer and select Ubuntu it appears an error: try (hd0,0): NTFS5: No wubildr try (hd0,1): ...
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Is ubuntu installed with wubi have some differnces from general one

When I install Ubuntu with wubi - is it the same if I simply install it? Like disk formatting, etc? Because I need ubuntu for mongodb and need to be sure it will be work as fast as normal one.