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Want to copy a file from Windows partition to ubuntu homefolder

Upgraded my ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10 ... now at booting time,a black screen is coming . so i downloaded Nvidia driver and save it in Windows partiton F:/ how can i copy in to my Ubuntu home folder using ...
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Ubuntu not starting after updating to 12.10

I updated from 12.04 to 12.10 and all went fine. After installation was finished, it said: "you must restart your computer to finish update" which I did. After reboot, I got into the boot menu and I ...
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Problem with raid 1 drive /dev/sba which was part of /dev/md0 now degraded into /dev/md127

root@bew:~# uname -a Linux bew 3.5.0-23-generic #35~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 25 17:15:33 UTC 2013 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux root@bew:~# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 203.9 GB, 203928109056 bytes 255 ...
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How to use GRUB2 to boot system rescue CD iso saved on unmounted partation at hard drive?

I want to make a helper partition which may include a lot of rescue ISO files like 'Hiern's Boot', 'System Rescue', any live CD and Others. I started to make a partition by using the following ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 does not boot properly

I have Ubuntu 12.10 running on HP ProBook 4430s. I have been using it more than a year. This morning I switched it on, the screen got stuck before it boots - it was black and white terminal like ...
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After upgrade, on boot the screen stays black, Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I'm sorry, my english is not very well. I installed Ubuntu 12.10 via software updater on Ubuntu 12.04, and after reboot, the screen stays black with a fixed _ white. I can't use any command here: It ...
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Not getting into Grub anymore after running Boot-Repair

I've had a dual boot of Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) on my notebook for quite a while and today when I started it I got into grub rescue instead of the regular grub menu and I ...
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12.04 no wireless; thus installed 12.10; won't boot

I'm quite sure many others had the same problem as me but I just can't quite understand it when I looked at the answers, so hopefully this thread can help me, in simple terms please. Basically using ...
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Graphical error after upgrading from 12.04 LTS to 12.10

After updating my Ubuntu version from 12.04 to 12.10, I get a weird and very annoying error on startup. It states something about my graphics card, but it goes away too fast for me to be able to read ...
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12.10 upgrade failed, please help. getting boot error [duplicate]

I was doing the upgrade 12.04 to 12.10 everything went fine, final step was to restart, while rebooting it came up with.... error; file '/boot/grub/i386-pc/normal.mod' not found. grub rescue
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Can't boot after upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10

after installing 3 days ago Ubuntu 12.04, today I was asked to upgrade to 12.10. I did it and after rebooting, I have the purple screen of ubuntu for a second, and then I got a black one permanently. ...
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System no longer boots after 12.04 to 12.10 upgrade

I recently upgraded my system from 12.04LTS to 12.10, and now it no longer boots. I got the following messages over and over again: error: font file format error: 1st section must be FILE error: no ...
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Kernel panic on boot: not syncing (HP dv6, Ubuntu 12.10 64bit)

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 64bit on an HP Pavillion dv6. Everything works fine except I randomly get a kernel panic "not syncing" when booting. After manually rebooting I usually get the same error; ...
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Bootable Ubuntu 12.10 but cannot download

Finally was able to actually have my MSI motherboard boot the USB drive. The options when I boot from USB is: - Try without install -OEM Install (for manufactures) - Full install Only option that ...
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Updating to 12.10 failure

I recently started using Ubuntu regularly, as it ran much more efficiently than Windows 7 which I'd been using before. I'm not the most knowledgeable person when it comes to computers, so I can't go ...
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12.10 Problems will not boot into the desktop

So I was having problems updating from 12.04 and I'm unsure of what I did to cause the problem but Ubuntu told me there was an update to 12.10 so I tried that. And now I start the computer a purple ...
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installation of Ubuntu with CD does not start

hi guys here is my problem: I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 from a DVD (because the file is 7mb too big for a cd) for my parents, but after getting these seven options: BOOT DEVICE MENU Normal ...
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Installing 12.10 messed up Xorg

So I finally decided to upgrade from 12.04 and now my ubuntu install has been rendered unusable. I'm getting the "no screens detected" error from xorg in the console, and no mattr how many times I ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 hangs on “Ubuntu” logo screen after running Ubuntu Tweak's “Janitor” tool [on hold]

I dual-boot Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 7 64-bit. Previously I had no issues. Tonight I ran Ubuntu-Tweak's "Janitor", which cleaned old packages and such from my Ubuntu partition. When I rebooted, Ubuntu ...
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12.10 doesn't start up

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 via Wubi. When I start up my computer everything works fine until I login. My desktop items are shown but that is it, and I can't start any programs. Does anybody ...
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Unabe to install windows on a ubuntu only machine [duplicate]

I am new here and this is my first post. I have an HP laptop (Pavilion dv6000) While I was trying to dual boot Ubuntu, I was unable to install it correctly and the setup broke in the middle leaving ...
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1answer
705 views

Boot problems after upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10

I am not an experienced Ubuntu user. I updated my existing 12.04 until no more updates were available and then I chose to upgrade my system to version 12.10. All went well (or at least I thought it ...
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Ubuntu won't boot on EeePC

I have an EeePC 1000HE netbook. I ran a dualboot system (Ubuntu/WinXP) on it without any problem. I updated the Ubuntu gradually from 12.04 to 13.04 during two years of use and everything worked just ...
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Dual Booting Problem with Windows 8 and Ubutnu 12.10

Am beignner to Linux world. Tried to dual boot ubuntu along side preinstalled windows 8 in my samsung series 5 np550pc s03in Laptop. I have followed this guide - ...
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cannot boot from usb and grub! ubuntu 12.10

I have an HP ProBook 5330m with SSD, without CD, and Windows 7. I also installed ubuntu 12.10 and have been dual booting for many months now. Something went wrong and now I can't boot my laptop at ...
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12.10 boots to black screen after upgrade [duplicate]

I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10, but after upgrading, Ubuntu boots too a black screen. How can if ix this?
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is there “force” to be online?

When I boot after plugged off the internet-network-cable - then booting hangs itself up at "configuring network" - that was not the case with Kernel 3.2 ? I just noticed that this happens with Kernel ...
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Upgraded to 12.10, can't boot up

So I had Ubuntu 12.04, and all was well - except it froze occasionally. Monkeying around with the kernel made no difference, so I asked here (can't find my old question). Someone advised upgrading to ...
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Ubuntu won't boot after upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10: D-Bus problem?

I was upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10 when the ability to move my windows disappeared. I did a hard reset and tried some dpkg --configure command lines to carry on the upgrade. I got some messages about ...
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Boot failure after disk manipulation

My 32bit 12.10 system won't boot. I used Gparted to increase the boot partition’s size because updates were not working. As expected, the system needed boot fix. I have tried the Boot Repair option ...
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12.10 doesn't boot on Asus G75VW

That's just about it, I've tried as much as I can do. I've used wubi downloaded it and when I go to boot it just goes to a black screen and gives me two options, choose OS or UEFI Firmware settings. ...
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Ubuntu boots to black screen after failed upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10

This happened when I tried to upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10. I don't know whether the upgrade process had completed downloading and installing packages or whether it was still in progress, but I got a ...
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Why do I SOMETIMES get a request for computer login?

I have Ubuntu 12.10. In System Settings/User Accounts, I have it set up with a password, but with Automatic Login ON. After selecting Ubuntu in the Grub menu, I want Unity to boot-up without the use ...
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850 views

Unable to boot Windows after installing Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my PC and the installation completed well. But now the problem is I am unable to boot Windows 8, in GRUB menu it shows both options, If I choose Ubuntu, it boots ...
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is it possible to upgrade ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04 from a live disk on a dual booted pc with windows7? [duplicate]

all the networking features in the system settings in my ubuntu 12.10 have stopped working and cannot access the internet. I would like to upgrade the ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04. The ubuntu is dual booted ...
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Resource Usage between 12.04 LTS, 12.10 and 13.04

I've finally decided to use ubuntu for my dev machine. however my question is what Ubuntu is really suited for my tasks. What I am generally looking for Who has less resource usage, Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Display Execution of Boot Script

I have on the order of 1000 experiments I'd like to run on a modified version of the 3.10 kernel (with Ubuntu 12.10). After every experiment, the machine needs to be rebooted. I've written a Ruby ...
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How do I auto mount my partition?

I've a partition on /dev/sda2 of 279 GB Ext4 filesystem, but I'm not able to auto mount it on login. I've added the partition entry /dev/sda /home ext4 defaults 0 0 in /etc/fstabt still it ...
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Black Screen after installing Ubuntu 12.10 on Samsung nc110 [duplicate]

my problem is this: I installed Ubuntu 12.10, parallel to my Windows 7 on my new Samsung Netbook.The installation worked fine and right after starting the netbook, I get to decide which OS I want to ...
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496 views

Grub Error, No such device

I installed a new motherboard and processor combo tonight and can not fix grub. I tried auto grub reinstall in the ubuntu installer rescue system. Nothing. I tried several of the guides around the ...
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593 views

Moving a Wubi install to a different Windows 'drive'

I was wanting to move my wubi install from drive E: to C: as to have a working backup location that is not on the drive which I will be migrating to a regular install. (I want to make the E: drive a ...
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Boot Issues with 13.04 & 12.10

I have two internal hard drives. Windows 7 is on sda. Ubuntu 13.04 and 12.10 on sdb sharing a swap file. I get a lag in booting 13.04, but it does boot. The message identifies my computer and ask ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 freezes at boot installation (at the purple screen)?

Each time i try to install Ubuntu 12.10 live cd, the Ubuntu installer asks about the language and then it loads at the purple screen. Suddenly everything freezes at some point in the first purple ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 not booting after upgrade from 12.10 [duplicate]

This is duplicate post from here After upgrading to 13.04, I was able to boot into ubuntu. I made change a line in grub from GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="" to ...
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Launcher does not pop in - is out permanently [duplicate]

I have upgraded my ubuntu to 12.10 and the launcher is out permanently. It does not pop in thus my screen is smaller and very uncomfortable. Is there any setting i can change to make it pop in and out ...
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498 views

Cloning via Clonezilla gives Grub Rescue unknown Filesystem AFTER first boot

I have two external hds one 80gb 2nd 160gb. I want to clone 'disk-disk' from 80gb to 160gb. Now because source is smaller I manually partitioned my 160gb using fsck in cmd mode of Clonezilla. The ...
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Booting into ubuntu 12.10

When I first installed ubuntu 12.10 the boot loaded quickly without going through a long loaded screen. Now I get the long screen of all the drivers and recovery before it finally boots. Is there a ...
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808 views

boot-folder too small for upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04

When updating my Ubuntu from 12.10 to 13.04 I get the message 'Your boot folder is too small, make more space' although my harddrive has still plenty of place left. How can I make that boot ...
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194 views

Ubuntu efi portable

I need to install Ubuntu on my USB pendrive 3.0 in order to have my "portable computer" everywhere i go. BUT i need it to work also on EFI systems. I've tryied by installing ubuntu on a VirtualBox hd ...
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black screen with blinking cursor

Suddenly my 12.10 desktop went into a black screen. I couldnt do anything so I power cycled. Now I get it on boot. I can't do anything. Shift doesn't work to get into grub. Ctrl, alt f1 doesn't work ...