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HP recovery discs to re-install Windows 8 and remove Ubuntu?

So I really need to go back to Windows 8 because I cant play any of my steam games and so on. Can I use my HP recovery discs to Factory Reset (Erase Hard Drive) and will it re-install windows and ...
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Replacing Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu 14.04

I have Windows 8.1 on my HP Pavilion G6 and would like to replace windows with Ubuntu 14.04 but what option do I choose when it comes to the installation part? I noticed it wont detect my Windows 8.1 ...
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Windows 8 and Ubuntu OS installation possible on the same computer?

I have a simple question: "If I install Ubuntu 13.10 on my Windows 8 PC and lets say I need/want to go back to Windows 8, could I use recovery discs to remove Ubuntu and simply reinstall Windows"? ...
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Recovering Windows Files Through Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu after my windows 7 has crashed. Can I recover all of my files by navigating to the "Windows 7 OS" tab under devices and just moving everything over to the external? Which folders and ...
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I want to reinstall my Ubuntu, and I want to delete my partitions but I don't know if there were any recovery partitions installed

So, I installed Ubuntu and I have the problem of "Running on low graphics mode". I've tried every advice to fix this, but none of them seem to work. I want to reinstall Ubuntu, as I think I may have ...
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How to Recover Songs From an Ipod in ubuntu?

I replaced windows with ubuntu 13.10 and my data is gone.Now my only hope is my ipod.But i dont know how to recover songs from an ipod.Please give me some guidance for recovering my songs from ipod.
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can i reinstall windows after deleting it?

I want to install Ubuntu in replace of Windows. I want to know if I can go back to Windows. If I decide this is not the right choice. I do not want to install Ubuntu side by side.
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Data recovery on a Samsung SV1203N HDD

Let me start by saying that I am a beginner in Ubuntu, but pretty knowledgeable with Windows. I am having a strange problem trying to recover data from a Samsung SV1203N HDD (120 GiB). I have tried ...
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recover Windows

I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my PC using USB drive. After intalling Ubuntu-GNOME 13.04 I went and opened the app "Disks" and clicked on the 1st Disk Drive and then on the right side I clicked on ...
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How do I install Windows on a computer with Grub?

I previously installed Ubuntu and I wanted to install windows vista via the repair disc included with the laptop. Booted up the computer with the disc in, nothing. I already set the boot order, so ...
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Dual-boot or reinstall

First I would like to preface that I had originally bought a cheap Windows 8 laptop. Then after being very bored in the desert I decided to attempt dual booting. Long story short: It wouldn't work ...
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Recoverfing files from Windows 8 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Installed Ubuntu over windows Hello I just rushed into this install of Ubuntu from Windows 8 without doing enough research like I should have done, I'm worried that I ...
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Installed Ubuntu using LVM, now cannot boot windows

Just installed Ubuntu using the LVM method. I shrunk my main drive into a separate partition of ~30GB thinking I could install it there. However when I was installing, I couldn't find that partition ...
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grub no such partition recovery - all I have is the ubuntu install media and i didnt remove ubuntu

the title speaks for itself, now all I have is the ubuntu Live CD and no windows recovery media. I didnt remove the ubuntu partition but i was clearing out my windows PC and i delete other partitions ...
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Recovering NTFS partition after installing Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: recovery of data after installing ubuntu 12 So I installed ubuntu clicking on Installed over windows 7 ( which I thought was going to use my W7 partition only NOT de ...
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Can i recover data? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to recover deleted files? I was running windows7 and installed Ubuntu 12.10 from flash drive i created a partition to put it in but during the installation process ...
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recovery of data after installing ubuntu 12 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Formatted and lost 6 years worth of photo memories.. any way to get this back? Installed Ubuntu over windows i had been using ubuntu paralally with windows before.this ...
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Can I use Ubuntu to reinstall Windows from a recovery disk?

I have a laptop that won't boot into Windows 7 64-bit due to a bad update. It also won't boot from the recovery disk. I can get into the setup options. If I install Ubuntu from the Live Disk, can I ...
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Installed Ubuntu over windows

I need to get those windows files. Please let me know whether there is any procedure to get those windows files
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error: no such partition. grub rescue

I had multiboot windows 7 and ubuntu on my Samsung notebook NP305U1A-A07IN. I uninstalled Ubuntu by deleting all unnamed partitions from windows disk partitions as I read on net somewhere. Now I ...
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Recover data after badblock -w?

I have an disk witch windows which would not power on showing me the BSOD. I inserted an LiveCD to see if there where errors no the disk and there where, so I used the badblocks command as seen on a ...
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How can I recover my Ubuntu partition?

First I got a error message saying that no init found blah blah on booting up. I thought of clearing it via Disk Utility, doing so results me in File mounted or opened by another program. I tried ...
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How to enable Windows 7 recovery after installing Ubuntu?

I bought a Asus K series laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium. I removed Windows and installed Ubuntu. I left the recovery partition untouched and Ubuntu created an entry in GRUB named Windows Recovery ...
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Recuva Alike Software for Ubuntu 11.10

Recuva is a software in Windows used to Undelete files Piriform Recuva It has a nice GUI and is very dependable, I Googled and yahood for similar softwares for ubuntu but couldnt find one (few ...