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Xubuntu freezes on loading screen during install on Gigabyte P34G Win 8 laptop [on hold]

I have a few Linux issues: I've been trying to get Xubuntu x-64 13.10 to install on my machine, but it doesn't work. If I set it to legacy boot, the Xubuntu screen loading indicator just spins and ...
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Installation of dual-boot 13.10 on MBP freezes

I've been trying to install Ubuntu 13.10 on my Macbook Pro (15", Mid-2009, i.e. with dual graphics chips) via bootcamp. I can boot off the disk, select a language, and select "Install Ubuntu". Then a ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Install Freezes while entering wifi password [on hold]

I cannot get passed the screen where you enter the password for your wifi during installation. As soon as I click on the box to enter the password to my wifi the installation freezes.
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Ubuntu dual-boot w/ Windows 8 Freeze at boot [on hold]

When i boot up Ubuntu 12.10 from my USB, i get passed the BIOS screen but either option i choose leads me to a completely black screen no response from the OS no sounds no cursor just pure black. I am ...
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Installation Freezing

Every time that I have tried to install Ubuntu, it freezes right after I click on the "Install Ubuntu" button. What is causing this issue? I have tried to install Ubuntu 13.10 (32 bit) and 12.04 (32 ...
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black screen on boot after installation froze [duplicate]

I Tried to install Ubuntu 13.10 today on my old desktop running xp I put the iso on a USB properly and booted into Ubuntu through PLop. everything was going fine I went through the install steps I ...
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1answer
71 views

Ubuntu won't install

Trying to install Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop, while having Mandrake 10 on the Machine, but won't begin. I have tried the USB Creator, and the LiLi USB Live creator, and even on DVD, but just won't even ...
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1answer
104 views

Ubuntu freezes after hit install buton or try whitout install al versions

I have a pc with 4GB RAM Gygabyte Gt 440 Graphic card Asus P8H61-M Pro motherboard and i5-2500k CPU I tried every version from 10 to 13.10 and the same result,after I hit the Try whithout install or ...
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Freezing just after the welcome window

The following window to Welcome, after I have chosen either button, try or install, it just hangs there. I waited maybe 20mins. The little cursor animation was still going, but the mouse would not ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 freezes after log-in used wubi installer [duplicate]

I used wubi to install Ubuntu 12.10 on my computer that is running Windows 7 Pro-64 bit Motherboard: ACPI x64-based PC Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 3600+ 1.90GHz RAM: 2.94 GB ...
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Installing 13.04 (x64) off of USB (and via Windows installer) onto SSD but stuck at loading screen

I am trying to install Ubuntu to alleviate some Windows issues I've been having. I've run checkdisk so I know my disk hasn't gone bad. (Or at least it hadn't found anything...) I'm trying to install ...
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2answers
166 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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Stuck on the last part of ubuntu installation

I just switched to ubuntu from windows 8. I installed it along with windows 8. On the last screen of the istallation where is says any questions its frozen. I am brand new to ubuntu, and I have no ...
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trouble with installation

Im installing 12.04 on an old winxp laptop from the cd. When I tell it to boot from cd, it starts to, then it stalls on the screen with two little pictures at the bottom, a rectangle and a circle ...
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Ubuntu freezes at boot screen before installing

I have a PC with CPU : Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 Ghz GPU : NVIDIA 8400 GS-512 MB RAM : 2 GB DDR 3 HardDisk : 500 GB Sata When i tired to install Ubuntu 12.04 or 12.10 32 bit version in my ...
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227 views

Ubuntu freeze in busy box when installing on Windows Vista

I am trying to install Ubuntu to recover any data from my computer, since Windows Vista has crashed beyond repair (When trying to repair, screen goes black after first splash screen). Downloaded the ...
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Have I wrongly installed, or killed the computer?

I've been lent an old computer to try Ubuntu before opting to swap our Windows Desktop PC into using it - don't want to have 2 OS's, just swap. I installed 12.04 LTS from a USB stick, mostly ...
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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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1answer
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How do I install the correct video drivers in a new install on a macbook pro 8.2 15"?

I have a macbook pro 8.2 15" (early 2011) and I have an issue installing Ubuntu. I have tried installing Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04. I have the same problems with all versions. I have tried both ...
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1answer
118 views

Unable to update, screen freeze or no video signal

I am no longer able to update Ubuntu! The screen freezes when installing from fresh using a CD (even with nomodeset and other options set). For my last install I used the alternate install for ...
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1answer
155 views

Installer hangs during installation at “select location” screen

I never seem to be able to get a Linux distro to install. Now I'm trying Ubuntu and running into a problem. I installed via VirtualBox first and it worked fine. The installer from the boot disk ...
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1answer
152 views

I can't install Ubuntu 12.10 on my notebook/

When I install on notebook (HP Pavilion dv6-3110er. AMD N830 2100MHz / ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470) Ubuntu 12.10 x64, the installation freezes on the logo. Throws an error failed to load file amd ...
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3answers
665 views

Freeze while installing Server 12.10 from USB

I'm putting together a new computer and trying to install Ubuntu Server 12.10 from USB (no optical drive). I'm using the AMD 64 bit installer (MD5 checksum reported fine) and Pendrive to put it on my ...
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1answer
250 views

Ubuntu 12.10 not completing the full install

Ubuntu 12.10 doesn't complete the full installation from a burned ISO DVD disk. It seems to happen sometime after the retrieval of a language pack.I'm using an old Compaq nx9010 laptop. I used the ...
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1answer
429 views

Computer seems to be frozen during reboot after installation. How long should the reboot take?

I'm attempting to dual-boot my laptop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. Everything to my knowledge has gone perfectly, up until now. The installation was success. Consequently, the computer began the ...
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1answer
456 views

Impossible to install ubuntu 12.10 both with wubi or regularly

I've tried installing Ubuntu 12.10 both with Wubi and from live CD (USB actually), neither of which was successful. With Wubi, installing it inside Windows, it gives a black screen after the first ...
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1answer
450 views

Ubuntu 12.10 freezes on loading (logo) screen while installing

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop: Toshiba A-665 - i7 1.7 GHz - 4Gb RAM - nVidia GeForce GTS350M. After Ubuntu boot it always freezes in the purple loading screen, with the logo on it. ...
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ASUS P7P55D, i5 CPU with Ubuntu 12.04.1

I'm having a problems with lockup/freeze during install for Ubuntu 12.04.1 on an ASUS P7P55D motherboard, i5 CPU, and with Kingston 2x 2GB RAM. Is there a known issue with this hardware?
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1answer
693 views

Ubuntu 12.10 install freezes at configuring hardware

I'm installing Ubuntu 12.10 (64 bit) from a bootable USB stick. At first I had trouble with a black screen after selecting 'install ubuntu'. I added nomodeset and xforcevesa to the options to fix that ...
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Freezes when finishing installation of ubuntu 12.10

I wanted to install Ubuntu next to my Windows 7 and made a 100GB partition for that. After that I downloaded the Image for burning the installation cd. As soon as I started to boot from that DVD, my ...
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1answer
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Both 12.10&12.04 Installation freeze [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? A friend of mine is having problems installing Ubuntu. We've tried both 12.10 and 12.04 ver. but each time we get and then we got ...
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WUBI Install freezes on startup [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? Ok, I don't completely know of all the specifications, but installing Ubuntu 12.04.1 on my cousin's old Windows XP computer, an old ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu/Xubuntu install freeze [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? I've been trying to install (dual boot) Ubuntu on my HP PC, Link to my specs (click here) I've tried to install Ubuntu with both ...
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1answer
387 views

Problem with ubuntu 12.04 login [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? just need some quick help. I looked at some websites and watched a couple of vids and decided to completely switch to This OS. I ...
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12.04 freezes just after installation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? 12.04 freezes just after installation - a heading comes , mentioning the need for language support, and then the system freezes. ...
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Video freez problem while installing ubuntu 11.10 on Intel z77 chipset [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? Brand new PC with Intel z77 chipset, I am trying to install ubuntu 11.10(64bit) on it. After boot up from CD I am able to see first ...
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12.04 Install Freeze, Blank Cursor Page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? I have been trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 via a live CD and most recently with the windows installer I found on line. The windows ...
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System freezes unexpectedly at some point [closed]

I am having issues running the latest installation. I tried the Live CD and everything seems to go fine for a while and then the whole system freezes and I can't do anything. It does not recover and ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04 blank purple splash screen after live install [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Old laptop freezes with 12.04, which kernel parameter could fix it? I initially had problems running the live CD after downloading it and burning the iso to a CD. After ...
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2k views

12.04 Freezing Up [closed]

I'm using a new AO722 (acer aspire), new usb and ubuntu is booting into both the desktop and the installer but after a minute everything freezes. I checked the md5sum, using the 32bit iso. Not sure of ...
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How to fix a non functional GUI after fresh install? [closed]

So after a fresh install unity and my entire desktop does not want to work. I'm not able to drag any windows click in any fields or any buttons. the only way to navigate any window after opening is by ...
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Computer freezes after I select “Install on Hard Disk” [closed]

my desktop has below configuration....When I try to install the ubuntu 11.10 on my computer. all goes well till booting but when I select "Install on Hard Disk" it process and after a very few mintues ...
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1answer
1k views

Install freezes at the wireless screen [closed]

I have a Toshiba Satellite with an AMD Turion X2 that I am trying to install ubuntu on using a USB stick. The hardrive has Windows Vista on it but is from a different laptop so it is not accessible. I ...
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Wubi 11.10 freezes during installation [closed]

Wubi freezes when it's almost done copying files. The cursor still has the spinning animation, but everything becomes unresponsive to mouse clicks. Any idea how to fix this?
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Unable to install/boot 11.04 on a ThinkPad L520

I have just got a ThinkPad L520 and my first step, naturally, is to install Ubuntu. I've got the 11.04 amd64 Alternate CD, but every time I run anything from the first menu I just get a blank screen. ...
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3answers
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Natty loves to freeze itself

I just upgraded my Maverick to Natty 3 days ago. It's fun and good. I try to be familiar with Unity, but the Natty constantly freezes suddenly. I try another alternative, I use Ubuntu Classic instead ...
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1answer
461 views

Screen freezes upon screensaver when playing video [closed]

Trying to install Natty on a Pent dual, core 2.50 GHz, 4gb ram, nvidia 8400 with 260.19.44. I have 10.10 installed and it works perfect. When i install 11.04 all goes well but when it goes in to ...
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610 views

If Ubuntu freezes when running off a USB drive, will it freeze after full installation?

I'm planning to install Ubuntu on an aging Compaq Presario V5000. I've established that the Unity desktop is not suited to this laptop, and am now using the standard (Gnome?) desktop. I'm grappling ...