OEM stands for Original Equipment Manufacturer

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12.04.05 - suddenly display shifts to off after selecting 12.04.05

I have a multi-boot system on my desktop. Most things are in my 12.04.05 system, and I have a win7, and a ubuntu 14.04. The 14.04 was only for testing purposes, as I use that partition to evaluate ...
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How to get Ubuntu OS for my newly building smartphone

Is it possible to get Ubuntu OS for my newly building smartphone? I am going to launch a smartphone for the first time in my business. I am using Ubuntu for Desktop. Therefore i thought rather going ...
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I need to Copy OEM Ubuntu hardive

I am going to sell computers with Ubuntu OS and want to per install software. I am using the OEM ubuntu software but can`t figure out how to copy it to a another hardive. I need a master copy that i ...
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Upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 in ASUS X200CA [duplicate]

I have an noteboook ASUS X200CA with Ubuntu 12.04 factory preinstalled. I would like to update the operating system but I'm afraid it is not working properly, consume more resources than my computer ...
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1204 HWE EOL OEM

I get this message: Dear Ubuntu user, your current Hardware Enablement Stack (HWE) is going out of support on 2015-04-30. After this date, security updates for critical parts of your system will no ...
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Triple boot problem

I have a Dell Inspiron N5010 laptop. Recently I decided to replace its hard drive with a faster and larger one. On the old drive there were only OEM (1), Recovery (2) and Windows (3) partitions. I ...
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OEM Installation problem (OEM option missing)

I'm trying to figure out why the oem option is missing from different distributions of ubuntu(tried 12.04 and 14.04).Tried also with left shift key during boot but when i press F4 key(mode),i can see ...
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How to get rid of the Prepare for OEM Install Script Off the All Apps Section

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 with GNOME on my computer, and I wound up having to do an OEM install as that was the only thing that I could get working. Everything on it works great, but I would ...
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Install OA win7 in a virtualbox

I bought an Asus, which (unfortunately) came with win7. I never accepted licence and erased immediately everything with Lubuntu. Now I'd like to install windows on a virtualbox (to use iTunes, such ...
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How to create links on Desktop for end user when OEM installation (pre-install )?

I'm pre-installing Ubuntu 12.04, following steps in webpage: How do I pre-install Ubuntu for someone (OEM install)? And I would like to create links to the folder of /etc/myfiles/ on end user's ...
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Is it possible to repackage an already installed ubuntu for an OEM install? [duplicate]

I'd like to repackage an install of Ubuntu into an ISO to install it on other systems as OEM with the packages I have installed?
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XPS 13 without Ubuntu. Can I take it to an OEM state?

I'm considering buying a refurbished XPS 13. The problem is that it doesn't come with Ubuntu pre-installed. Can I get it to a point where is similar to the OEM version?
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Ubuntu 12.04.2 - OEM installation - UEFI mode

I want to install Ubuntu 12.04 in a laptop with a Windows 8 preinstallation in UEFI mode. I followed the instructions here and I use a 64bit iso of 12.04.2. When I boot from USB (in UEFI mode) the ...
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Does oem-config create a user not in sudo group?

My friend just bought a netbook with Xubuntu preinstalled and the user was created right in store without giving her a root password. Neither was it an admin user. Was it oem-config's fault or store ...
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Retrieve Windows 8 Product Key from mainboard

My new laptop came preinstalled with Windows 8. Naively, as I am, I just formatted the harddrive and installed fine old Ubuntu. Now I want to install Windows 8 for dual boot again, but I have no DVD ...
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Difference between OEM install and custom Ubuntu image

I'm looking into the best way to deploy a customized Ubuntu image and it looks like I have two options: To make an "OEM install" version To make a custom Ubuntu image Could someone help me ...
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Is it legal to sell computers with Ubuntu installed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I legally build and sell desktops with Ubuntu pre-installed? Is it legal to assemble a computer, install ubuntu on it, and then sell the computer. I don't mean ...
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In OEM Installations can we edit final-user applications setting? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make an OEM Install? In OEM Installations can we edit final-user applications setting with the OEM-User to change the final user settings? if possible how can I ...
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Imaging - how can I make a terminal prompt on first boot

I image many computers with Ubuntu. I use Clonezilla and have a script that does things like setting the hostname on first boot. I'd like this script to ask me a question. How can this be achieved? ...
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Can the Ubuntu logo be used for a commercial website?

Is there an Ubuntu logo that can be used on a commercial website to indicate that Ubuntu can be installed for customers?
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How do I pre-install Ubuntu for someone (OEM install)?

I would like to pre-install Ubuntu on a computer for someone. I may want to customize it for them, but in the end they need to be able to choose a username, password, etc. when they first boot it up. ...
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What is the proper way to Windows 7/Ubuntu 10.10 Dual-Triple Boot Partitioning for Laptop OEM?

Hi Linux Community, I find my self struggling with the slowness of windows OS once again. It's Time to change with the Ubuntu 10.10 64bit for I like to use a faster Operating System. My Hard Disk ...
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Wondering how to get OEM Config to work with my custom distro [closed]

I'm not sure how to get the OEM install mode working with my Ubuntu remaster. I'm using Remastersys to make the remastered Ubuntu 10.04 distro and I don't know how to make sure OEMs can use it. I have ...