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Dual Boot on a 5-year old laptop

I would like to know if I can set up a 64bit version of ubuntu on an old laptop running a 32bit version of windows 7. The processor is a Pentium(R) Dual-Core T4200 2ghz cpu and has 4gbs of ram. How ...
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after installing ubuntu windows is not showing in grub

Recently for one project I installed 64-bit Ubuntu (initially it was Ubuntu 32-bit) in my college lab machine. But the problem is after installing 64-bit it is not showing me the windows in grub ...
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Can I upgrade to 13.10 within 12.04 LTS

I want to install the 12.04 LTS version (because it has windows installer instead of having to burn to disk and all the other stuff), but I want to use 13.10 because it's newer. But can I dual-boot ...
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What do I do when it says disk failed to mount no mountable file systems

I am trying to dual boot 12.04 with Mac OS X on my PowerBook g4 and I am stuck with that message can some one please help
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Windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Dual-boot Configuration

I am considering helping my friend install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS on her laptop. Windows 8 is pre-installed (I do not know which version) and my plan is to install 12.04 LTS in dual-boot configuration ...
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How to dual boot 12.04 64 bit and 32 bit on

I have a re-purposed HP notebook with 12.04 32 bit installed. I'm about to upgrade the ~70 GB drive with a larger one for a new project that will also require 12.04 64 bit. I had intended to use dd ...
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Installed 64-bit ubuntu on 32-bit windows vista [duplicate]

I am not very knowledgeable about computing, so pardon me if I am asking a stupid question. I installed ubuntu on my 32-bit windows vista via http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/windows-installer ...
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How to replace Ubuntu 32-bit with 64-bit in dual boot?

I just got a new Lenovo Ideapad y580 running Windows 8. Today I took my first crack at dual booting Ubuntu on it. Since 32 bit is marked recommended, that is what I downloaded, but apparently it is ...
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Deleted the Ubuntu file in Windows, but i am still prompted to choose between Ubuntu and Windows on boot

I installed Ubuntu using Wubi. I got version 12.10 32-bit. After all was done I noticed a file on my C: drive labeled Ubuntu so i figured when i wanted to uninstall this would be the file to delete. ...
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How to choose between 32-bit and 64-bit Ubuntu using a bootloader?

Alright, so on an external hard drive, I plan to make multiple Ubuntu installations. As some computers do not mesh well with trying to use a different hierarchy as far as I can understand, how can I ...
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On a Win 7 machine, can I have BOTH 32 and 64 bit Ubuntu boots?

I have a machine that is Win 7 Enterprise. I installed an Ubuntu 64-bit on a dual boot. However, it turns out that I have software requiring 32-but Ubuntu. Can I install another instance of Ubuntu as ...
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Ubuntu in macbook pro [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the difference between 32-bit and 64-bit and which should I choose? I just got myself a macbook pro with a quad core processor. Apart from OSX Lion I would like ...
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Can i Dual boot Win 7 64 Bit with Ubuntu 32 Bit?

I have a Windows 7 64 bit and now i am thinking to install Ubuntu 32 Bit on a separate partition as dual boot.Can i do that? Someone told me that I cannot dual boot a 64 bit and 32 bit OS as it can ...
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Windows 7 Blue Screen then restart after loading from GRUB

I have Ubuntu dual booting Windows 7 and after repairing GRUB and a few Windows Updates, now Windows 7 just goes to blue screen upon loading from GRUB then restarts. Is there any way to fix this? ...
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Can I install 32 bit Ubuntu on dual boot with 64 bit windows 7?

I'm asking this because I've downloaded the Ubuntu 11.10 32 bit ISO, burned it to a CD and tried to install it on my PC but the installation screen never shows up. When I start the CD I choose ...
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Have grub2 boot 32 and 64 bit Ubuntu

I just installed a system like this: ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ ls -l /dev/disk/by-label/ total 0 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 10 2012-01-22 18:49 Boot -> ../../sda1 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 10 2012-01-22 18:49 ...