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Ubuntu does not see my hard drives and will not install

I have tried to install Ubuntu a few times and when I couldn't install it I tried other versions of linux to no avail. I have an ASUS Maximus IV Extreme Z mother board. I am trying to make a dual ...
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Can not boot into BIOS menu

I can not boot into Asus G75VX BIOS menu. I had two hard-drives and installed separately Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 on them. I was unable to make dual boot through GRUB menu but was able to do that ...
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Dual-boot Ubuntu on an Asus X551CA laptop (windows 8.1) [duplicate]

I bought an Asus X551CA laptop for my son which came with Win8 installed (now updated to Win8.1). I want him to be able to dual-boot to Ubuntu as we use 12.04 on our desktop and he likes apps like ...
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Dual boot Windows 7 64-bit Ubuntu Studio 13.10 64-bit Asus M5A99X EVO R2.0 AMD FX-8350 UEFI secure boot

I am setting up a new machine with ASUS M5A99X EVO R2.0 with the latest firmware AMD FX-8350 AMD64 and would like to do a dual boot with Windows 7 64-bit and Ubuntu Studio 13.10 64-bit. After ...
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Dual Booting tips (ASUS 1015e-DS02)

I have an ASUS 1015e-ds02 which has ubuntu 10.4 preinstalled. I would like to dual boot Ubuntu with Windows 7 (or 8 whichever can support my wireless card). I snooped around for some help on this site ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS does not boot with enabled IDE controller

I cannot boot ubuntu 12.04 LTS with the IDE controller enabled. Similar problems (with ASUS mainboards) were described in the threads http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1662883, and ...
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Windows 7 Computer Will Not Boot from Ubuntu USB Stick

My computer will not boot from an Ubuntu USB stick (12.04.3 64-bit). It goes straight from the motherboard splash screen to Windows 7's "Starting Windows" screen. Then to Windows 7. I've tried ...
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Dual booting Ubuntu 13.10 and Win 8 on Asus S400CA

I recently got my new laptop and right away installed ubuntu 13.10 by mounting \ onto the 24gb SSD cache of my machine while \home onto 150000 Mb of the HDD and swap onto 8gb of the HDD. I installed ...
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Dualboot installation on Asus eee 1215b GRUB placed in USB [duplicate]

I have previously updated my Asus eee PC Seashell 1215b from Win 7 to Win 8 and later Win8.1 Yesterday I decided to install ubuntu 13.10 on my lappy, and had some small problems installing cause the ...
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Cannot install ubuntu in dual boot with Win7 (Asus UX51VZ)

I removed Win8, changed partition table from GPT to MBR and installed Win7. The problem is that I don't see the grub after I installed ubuntu and only win7 boots. Any ideas? I tried to reinstall all ...
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Dual Booting Ubuntu and Windows

I just built my first PC, and I am definitely getting Windows 7(or 8) however I don't have the money to just go get Windows till next week. My question is do I need to have windows first? If I install ...
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ubuntu 12.04 boot once every two/three times [duplicate]

I installed ubuntu 12.04 in an Asus 8gbram i7 sharing drive with windows 7. tried many options as setnomode, ro, ro quiet, deleting msdos6 and replacing it with6 at set root=(hd0,6) was appearing as ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu 13.04 (using CD) alongside windows 7

While Installing Ubuntu 13.04 along with windows7 ,I didn't get any option like "alongside windows7",then I went for the last option "something else", there I didn't find any partitions, It is just ...
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Ubuntu Partition on Windows 8 Machine

I have an ASUS Q400A, running Windows 8, and would like to add an Ubuntu 12.04 partition to the hard drive. However, each time that I select the "Install Ubuntu" option from the boot menu, the screen ...
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Problem detecting Wifi on Asus A74A with Ubuntu 13.04

I have successfully installed Ubuntu 13.04 as double boot with Windows 8 into my new Asus X74A. Everything works fine, expect the Wifi! although it recognizes the ESSID (see below), it does not switch ...
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Stuck in Grub Rescue

I would greatly appreciate some help! I have an ASUS R500V Laptop that is a little over a year old. I had Windows 8 running alongside Ubuntu 12.04 and it worked fine. I wanted to revert back to the ...
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Asus EeePC 1011CX issues while installing ubuntu

I tried installing ubuntu to a friend's netbook, an Asus EeePC 1011CX, I tried both 13.04 and 12.04 with no success. The installation program fails before telling the installer to install ubuntu ...
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trouble installing ubuntu 12.10 on asus windows 8 ultrabook

since ubuntu insists on only distributing the OS with unity (when I prefer gnome) I decided that since the company i work for got us new laptops, I was going to install backtrack. However it turns out ...
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cannot boot Ubuntu 13.04 64bit (dualboot Windows-8)

I was have Ubuntu before maybe 10.10 and was working fine. after I buy my new laptop AsusX401A with Win8-64bit, I was installed Ubuntu 13.04 but after restart the computer I got a black Screen. and I ...
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ASUS: K55V series Laptop dual boot problem

I have LAPTOP ASUS K55V (Windows 7 Home 64bit) (I'd like to dual boot with Ubuntu) I read all the tutorials about install Ubuntu, here's what I did: Installed old version (problem: There some some ...
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dual boot on asus U24A with pre-installed win8 [duplicate]

I would like to have a dual boot on my asus U24A with pre-installed 64bit win8 along with ubuntu 13.04 64bit. I have got an hdd drive (no ssd). Fist of all, I thoroughly read the followings UEFI, ...
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binary is whitelisted installin from live-cd win8

i'm trying to install ubuntu 12.04.2 64bit on a asus k55n running a preinstalled win8. the bios (of uefi o this computer) are set to load from UEFI usb device, the fast boot is disabled and the ...
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ubuntu install problem all versions [duplicate]

i have purchased an asus f202e-ct063h touch screen net/ultrabook. i plan to dual boot windows 8 and ubuntu. This model does not have an optical drive. i have made bootable usbs using the ubuntu ...
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can ubuntu nexus be installed on asus MeMo

I have an Asus MeMo, Im really hoping that if ubuntu can be installed on it by using the nexus 7 installer, both tablets look and are almost identical with the 1.2mp cam of the nexus, the 1mp cam of ...
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dualboot Windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.10 ASUS ZENBOOK UX32VD

Hi I bought an ASUS ZENBOOK UX32VD running windows 8 right out of kthe box. How can I dualboot this with Ubuntu? I've understood that it is different dualbooting a pc with Windows 8 than windows 7. ...
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Asus TF700t Ubuntu/Android Dual Boot

I want to dual boot my transformer infinity. I like android, but as an IT student it cannot do everything I need homework wise, besides pocket Minecraft sucks. So I want to have my cake and eat it ...
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Ubuntu on ASUS N56V Laptop

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my new Asus N56V Laptop. I used to option to install it alogside with windows, and dedicated ~90Gb to it, but everytime I boot my computer, it loads Windows ...
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Cannot see the Grub screen/Ubuntu login after installing Ubuntu alongside Windows 7 on Asus U47A Laptop

I have an Asus U47A Laptop with no discrete graphics. UEFI is disabled in the BIOS. I had Windows 7 installed by default. So, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 by creating a separate 300GB partition. During ...
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Dualboot Asus n56v (ubuntu / win 7 x64) - ubuntu doesn't detect partition table made by windows

I have an Asus n56v and I've got troubles installing Ubuntu 12.04 x64. I already have installed Windows 7 x64! The hard drive is: Hitachi HTS547575A9E384 My problem: The installation program ...
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Windows “Problem” after installing Ubuntu, what is it?

I saw Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday and decided to install it. First I went to the BIOS, then selected Security> I / O interface Security> New interface card and set it to locked. This is the only way I ...
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Ubuntu fails on Boot Up

I have a dual-boot of windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10. AMD Phenom-II 4-core processor, and an Asus motherboard. So here's what happens, I turn on my computer my machine does its start-up process, then the ...
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Tried Everything, Ubuntu CD won't boot

After wubi didn't work (error: prefix not found), I decided to perform a native Ubuntu install. Before that I changed and checked my BIOS already. First I downloaded an 11.10 iso from ubuntu.com and ...
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What problems should i expect with trying to dual boot Ubuntu on an Asus Laptop X54H with Windows 7?

I got the following computer over Christmas, Asus Laptop / Intel® Pentium® Processor / 15.6" Display / 4GB Memory Model: X54H-BD3MA SKU: 4005394 I'm in the process of dual booting Ubuntu on it, but ...
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best version for Quick Links: ASUS Eee PC 1001PXD-EU17 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which flavor of ubuntu? I am a total Linux novice and am wondering which version (distro) of Ubuntu should I install on a ASUS Eee PC 1001PXD-EU17. It's a netbook and I ...
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BIOS issues since 11.04?

Ever since I upgraded to 11.04 I have the following issues on my dual boot (Windows 7) system: - When I reboot from Ubuntu, I will hear the BIOS beep twice and the BIOS will show a message that it ...