Please bare with me: So I'd like to re-purpose my previous laptop as a desktop (seeing as it has decent specs), the problem is is that the hard drive is shot (failing) so installing Ubuntu on to that ...
I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 64 Bit version. I changed the shortcuts, for moving Windows to left/right/up/down workspace from SHIFT+STRG+ALT+... to STRG+SUPER+ALT+... and after I did so everything works ...
I format my drive in FAT32. Then I use Universal USB Installer's latest release 126.96.36.199 to create a bootable flash drive with persistency. AFter this doing this without an error I try to boot Ubuntu ...