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not installing ubuntu 13.10 64-bit on dell inspiron 5420

I have a Dell Inspiron 5420 i7 with 8GB of RAM. When I try to install Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit by using a bootable USB device, which was created with Universal USB Installer, it failed to install on my ...
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Unable to dual boot in dell xps 14 with windows 8/8.1

Hi can anyone help me in dual booting the windows 8/8.1 to ubuntu 12.4/13 when I am using the wubi file and I installed the ubuntu and It reboots and finally it showing me an error of 0xc000000f ...
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Installer Encountered an Unrecoverable Error

I tried installing Ubuntu 13.10 on my Dell Inspiron 5520 laptop and right after connecting to wifi I got this message, “The installer encountered an unrecoverable error. A desktop session will now be ...
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blurred screen during install

I bought new ultrabook Dell XPS 13. During install Ubuntu 13.10 I have very blurred screen : https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B2MFeiJAFDe0VmNuVTFpaXctUDA What can I do ? Piotr
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1answer
122 views

How to install ubuntu on new preloaded dos system?

Recently I bought new laptop without operating system in it.It has only freeloaded DOS that's it.Now I made a boot-able USB drive with Ubuntu in it.It went to fourth step properly with out any ...
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3answers
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About UBUNTU Operating System details in Dell 15 3521 Laptop

I have purchased new Dell 15 3521 Pentium Dual Core 3rd Generation Laptop having Operating system UBUNTU. I am unable to see information about system properties like Installed memory(RAM), Processor ...
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36 views

Ubuntu Compatibility with Dell Inspiron 7537? [duplicate]

I recently bought a Dell Inspiron 7537 laptop and I was wondering if I will successfully be able to install Ubuntu on this system. I have read about problems with laptops newer than 2012 and issues ...
0
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0answers
41 views

Problem installing software open cyc

I am currently running Ubuntu 12.04.2 which was updated some 100 days ago. It is a laptop of Dell inspiron 1545 series. I am getting stuck while trying to install Open-cyc software when run the ...
0
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1answer
70 views

Dell Dimension New RAM Installation Problems

I Have tried pretty much everything to get this RAM (2x1GB PC2 5300/5400 DDR2 667MHz) to work. I am 99.9 percent sure it is compatible with my Dell Dimension C521. I know all the slots are working ...
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3answers
981 views

Black screen while installing Ubuntu 12.04.3 on Dell Precision M4800

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS on my new Dell Precision M4800 (from a USB key, made from Ubuntu) and I've got that problem : after choosing my language on the boot screen, I can see no more ...
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1answer
458 views

Installing Dell-Printer

How to install my Printer Dell photo AIO 964 in Ubuntu? When I connect the printer it will be discerned, but there is no driver. I've tried with some Lexmark-drivers, but it does not work
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2answers
239 views

Can't install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Dell Vostro 3460

I trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on Dell Vostro 3460, Intel Core i7-3632QM, 1TB SATA + 32GB SSDR mSATA. My goal is to install dual boot (Windows 8 is already installed). After I boot from Ubuntu ...
0
votes
1answer
311 views

Trying to install Ubuntu on computer via cd; no bootable device

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on my desktop computer, a Dell Inspiron 530, intel core 2 duo. I burned the DVD on my friends computer, it verified correctly, but when I try to boot from CD/DVD drive, it ...
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0answers
50 views

Installing problems on DELL

I used Unetbootin to have a USB boot of an ISO disk image Ubuntu 12.04 i836. When I plugged my USB in and turn on the power & got into the Bootmenu, I chose Install Ubuntu, after some seconds it ...
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1answer
142 views

Dell Power Edge 1800: Won't Install

I'm trying to install 13.10 on a Dell 1800 which gets to the the "checking system" portion of the install then it locks up. The keyboard then blinks at the CAPS LOCK and the SCROLL LOCK LEDs; & I ...
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0answers
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error: “No Boot Device found” after installing the Ubuntu 13.04, using uefi in my Dell Inspiron SE 15R 7520

I never used Ubuntu before and wants to shift to this OS now. But after having installed it on my Inspiron se 15R 7520, in UEFI boot mode using flash drive when restart it, its showing : "NO BOOT ...
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4answers
2k views

installing ubuntu first time, DELL Optiplex 755

I am new to computers and everything and want to try ubuntu on a desktop I just got, DEll Optiplex 755. It is a bit old, I think 2007. Will the new version of Ubuntu work on it. I am upgrading the ...
0
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1answer
172 views

Installing Ububtu 12.04 on Dell Inspiron N5110 already having 3 active partitions

The Dell Inspiron N5110 already has 3 active partitions - BOOT FAT 32 (44 MB for Dell Diagnostic tools) RECOVERY NTFS (15 GB) SYSTEM (192 GB ) Option 1 :-I can shrink the system volume and install ...
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3answers
3k views

“Operation system not found” when installing 13.04

I am attempting to install 13.04 on a Dell XPS 15 (L502X), onto an Intel SSD. I have run shred to wipe the contents of the SSD, so I should be starting from a clean slate, and my objective is for ...
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1answer
125 views

I want to run Ubuntu on my Dell Inspiron 1464. [closed]

I do not know code at all and am unsure how to even uninstall my present software but I have used ubuntu before and liked it. My ex was a techy. My Dell is saving everything to the operating system ...
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2answers
221 views

Ubuntu 32-bit won't install on Dell Inspiron 4000

I am tuning up a laptop for a friend. The laptop originally ran Windows ME, and is about 13 years old. I recently installed Windows XP on it and it ran like a snail. I am now trying to install 32-bit ...
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1answer
364 views

Trouble installing ubuntu wubi 12.04 on windows xp dell dimension 3000

I have previously installed ubuntu wubi 12.04 on my dell dimension 3000 with windows xp home. I succeeded, but I accidently made myself a standard user, not an admin. I uninstalled, then tried to ...
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1answer
86 views

Unable to access terminal

I've loaded ubuntu 12.04 LTS onto my Dell XPS 1530 (Vista) laptop, but am having serious issues. I can run ubuntu fine when testing it from the DVD, but after installation it says I must restart to ...
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1answer
410 views

unbutu iso version for dell inspiron 1150 [duplicate]

somebody through a dell Inspiron 1150 laptop(2004) with Ubuntu 10.10 on it but it needs a password which i don't have i tried to install 13.04 but i got an internal error message saying ...
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1answer
262 views

I can't find my “WIndows 8” Partition

My girlfriend had her Dell Pre-Installed with Windows Vista when she bought it,then she upgraded it to Windows 7 and then 8.Since she wanted an Operating System which is fast and powerful i suggested ...
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2answers
568 views

How do I install Ubuntu with a usb on a Dell that has no Operating System?

I've been trying to look for this for a while, I only have access to one computer and that is my school computer that has blocks on using a lot of programs thank god I can download Ubuntu. I'm trying ...
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458 views

Ubuntu 13.04 Installation Error [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu 13.04, but upon finalizing the installation, they system replaced some files and it now will not allow me to open any application. It also will not allow me to send an error ...
0
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1answer
248 views

Dell XPS 15Z - 64 Bit OS not installing, but a 32 bit OS will install

I have the following system: Dell XPS 15Z i7 Core Processor 16Gb of RAM 2Gb NVidia Card This system is well capable of having a 64 bit OS on it. At first I thought it was just a bad image ...
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2answers
225 views

Ubuntu 12.10 installation error on Dell Studio 1558

I have a Dell Studio-1558 which I've been trying to dual boot. I messed up with the creation of partitions and have lost the ability to boot into Windows 7. Now I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 on ...
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2answers
2k views

Partitioning a new Dell XPS 15 L521X for Ubuntu

I just brought home my brand new XPS 15 L521X. I booted to Ubuntu 12.10 using a memory stick to check that the wifi and everything is working (it is). I am wanting to wipe the drive and install ...
2
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1answer
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Getting Wireless to Work, Dell Inspiron E1505 (bcm4311)

Ok. so I know there are about a million threads on this subject already, but NOTHING has worked for me. About to lose my mind here, if someone can please help I will be eternally grateful. I have a ...
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1answer
244 views

Install drivers for Dell Inspiron 7420

I just installed ubuntu on my laptop Dell Inspiron 14R 7420. How do I install the softwares which are required the shortcut functions, such as turning on light the keyboard fn + f6 or disable the ...
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2answers
370 views

kubuntu 12.10 amd 64bit and lubuntu 12.10 amd 64 bit not booting through live usb on dell inspiron n5050 laptop

wen i tried to make live usb of lubuntu 12.10 and also of kubuntu 12.10 i come up with same stuff only boot scrren appears and wen selected in live mode kubuntu/lubuntu start screen appears and ...
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Can't install Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron N5110

While installing Ubuntu 12.10 on my Dell Inspiron a error occurs saying "[7.063953] xor: automatically using best checksumming function" and the installation does not proceed thereafter. Kindly ...
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3answers
774 views

Ubuntu Installation on Dell Insipiron 14r

I have just bought a new dell inspiron 14r laptop. I want to install ubuntu on the system but the main problem I am facing is there are already 4 partitions built in to the laptop and other than that ...
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2answers
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Install ubuntu on windows 8 with intel smart response

I have a dell inspiron 15z (ultrabook) with two drives, one HDD (500 Go) and one SSD (32 Go) managed by a kind of raid 0 array called intel smart response, and Windows 8 already installed. Dell ...
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1answer
655 views

Windows 8, disabled UEFI but there is more trouble

I'm attempting to install Ubuntu 12.10 on a new dell inspiron 15z ultrabook, that shipped with windows 8. When I boot from disc (with verified checksums) it works ok, and the try ubuntu button works, ...
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306 views

Lucid Install on Dell R320

I'm looking for some specific help installing Lucid-64 on a Dell R320 Server. Having never touched a Dell Server I am a LOT lost here. Goal is to install company proprietary software on the server. ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu installer doesn't see internal hard drive on DELL Vostro 3360

I just received a new DELL Vostro 3360, it has Windows 7 preinstalled. When it comes to the partition window I can't see the hard drive there. I see only /dev/sda or /dev/sdb (either one and in both ...
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2answers
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Can't Install 12.04 on Dell Latitude C400

I have a Dell C400 that had Windows 2000 on it. I am trying to install 12.04 on it but was unsuccessful. I even tried the alternate CD, and it reformatted the hard drive, then stops, saying ...
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1answer
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Installing Ubuntu 12 on a dell inspiron 1501 BLACK SCREEN with vertical color lines [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I have a Dell inspiron 1501 AMD and i want to install Ubuntu 12 BUT : I do not get to see the ...
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4answers
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Install Ubuntu 12.04 on Dell XPS 8500

I'm thinking of replacing my elderly Dell Dimension 5150 with an XPS 8500, but the only reference to this PC's compatibility with Ubuntu mentions to a video failure on booting up, with no solution ...
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1answer
448 views

Installation of Ubuntu fails on my Dell latitude D630

I can boot the usb live Ubuntu 12.04, but when I try to launch the installation program from the desktop nothing happen. I don't know how to proceed to check what is going on but I also tried to use ...
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1answer
467 views

“fatal error, no screen found” when installing 12.04 with live USB

I have downloaded 12.04 and made a bootable USB flash drive. Then I installed this version on my laptop (Dell Vostro 1510). Unfortunately my laptop does not run with Ubuntu. Actually just after the ...
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1answer
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Install Ubuntu 12.04 64bits on dell XPS 14 ultrabook

I cannot install Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits on my new dell XPS 14 ultrabook. When I tried to install it from a usb drive or wubi the installer says: "No root file system selected". The problem is that I ...
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3answers
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Which partition should I install on on a Dell XPS 13?

I just bought the dell ultrabook xps 13, but I have some difficulties to install ubuntu 12.04. Problem is about Hard-Disk partition. Actually, the sda has already 4 part : and I don't want delete ...
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2answers
2k views

Blank screen when trying to install from USB [duplicate]

I have a laptop Dell Inspiron 1545 with Windows Vista Home Basic. I'm trying to install Ubuntu alongside Vista for the first time. First, I freed about 50GB from the hard drive to use with Ubuntu. ...
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1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 12.04 on Dell Latitude D610 along with Windows 7

I have a Dell latitude D610 laptop with faulty screen so I use it as a desktop with its original dock. I have installed Windows 7 which is running fine. Hardware specs are as follows Intel Pentium ...
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4answers
2k views

Is 12.04 compatible with the Dell XPS 14Z laptop?

Thinking of buying above Ultrabook and installing Ubuntu. Anyone done this already?
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2answers
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64 bit ubuntu installation fails Dell XPS | 15Z

I tried to install 64 bit ubuntu desktop to the machine I stated above. When I try to do so by CD, the screen freezes, and when I try to do so using USB drive, the screen freezes again just after the ...