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Ubuntu 14.04 hangs/freezed [closed]

I have just recently download ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit stable release (no beta and all) and installed it on my laptop (dell vostro 3500) before installing I have tried it, everything works fine, then ...
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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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Can't find device when trying to install Ubuntu

I am trying to install Ubuntu and when I am presented with the Partitioning menu I have no devices that I can select. however from the "try Ubuntu" area I can see my hard drive mounted. How can I ...
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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
78 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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56 views

How to install Ubuntu on a Dell XPS 15z

I have been trying to install Ubuntu on my Dell XPS 15z for over a year now but without any success. When I tried it, I used a 4gb CD where I put Ubuntu according to the instructions on the website ...
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3answers
390 views

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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32 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 ...
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21 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 ...
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1answer
43 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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572 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
135 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
157 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 ...
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1answer
172 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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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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101 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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524 views

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
951 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 ...
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1answer
153 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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“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
95 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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0answers
201 views

Unable to install Ubuntu 13.04 along with windows 7 (laptop shutdowns)

I have a Dell laptop on which I have installed Windows 7 . I want to install Ubuntu 13.04 on a separate partition. When I start installation, after some time, my Laptop automatically shutdown and ...
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2answers
173 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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More purple screen problems

So I have a Dell inspiron15 laptop that I won in a raffle. It came prepackaged with windows 8 and a bunch of bloatware. Of course it had UEFI and all of that stuff as well. I am trying to install ...
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79 views

Inspiron 3520 Cannot Install Ubuntu (Cannot manipulate SSD)

I recently purchased a Dell Inspiron 15 3520 and swapped out some parts. The only parts that would be relevant are the HDD which I swapped to a SSD and the processor, which I swapped out for an ...
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0answers
26 views

Ubuntu install alongside windows xp [duplicate]

I have a Dell Latitude D610 with Windows XP 32-bit. Can I safely install Ubuntu 12.04 without messing up my computer?
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1answer
316 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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265 views

Installing Ubuntu on a Dell with windows 8 for dual booting

I realize many such questions have been asked and answered. BUT the answers are STILL above most peoples heads (at least mine!) I'm new to this and when the prompt says no OS detected that is where I ...
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1answer
66 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
289 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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463 views

Can't Install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS due to “out of range error”

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS onto a blank hard drive on a recently acquired Dell PowerEdge 2650. Every time it boots it comes up with: out of range, V.h **khz.... Please help.
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52 views

XPS 13 without Ubuntu. Can I take it to an OEM state?

I'm considering buying an XPS 13. A brand new model is too expensive for me ($1500 approx.), so I'll likely buy a refurbished one at $800. The main problem, of course, is that it doesn't come with ...
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2answers
2k views

No GUI after installing

Installed Ubuntu 13.04 on a Dell laptop I had laying around. Install goes well but when I'm done, I only get a command line, no GUI at all. Tried several versions, tried 32 vs 64 bit all give me the ...
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1answer
239 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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189 views

Ubuntu 13.04 cryptsetup fails, unencrypted fails too

Dell Inspiron 1501 AMD 64-bit AhtlonX2 Previously had Windows Vista installed, formatted and cleared all partitions and did a clean install of Ubuntu 13.04. First install was encrypted, I kept ...
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137 views

Why can´t I complete ubuntu 12.04 installation on dell inspiron 2650?

I recently received a Dell Inspiron 2650 running Windows XP. I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows Installer. Once I went through the Installer process, rebooted and selected Ubuntu, I received the ...
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248 views

Partition Scheme - Dell XPS 14

I have a XPS 14 (specs below) and I want to install Ubuntu 13.04 but as you can see, the notebook have mSATA + HDD, and it would be great if anyone could help me in the best way to manage the ...
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2answers
473 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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446 views

Ubuntu 13.04 Installation Error

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 ...
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1answer
215 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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my ubuntu is damaged and won't load, I want to do a fresh installation

I have a Dell Vostro with a damaged UBUNTU that doesn't load at all, I wan to do a fresh installation of it, either via USB stick or via CD, but the other computer that I have is a Mac and I am having ...
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2answers
204 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
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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 ...
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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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220 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
348 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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697 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 ...