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Installing Ubuntu 13.10 on new Macbook Pro. Installs then fails after restart

So i install Ubuntu from a live USB. No problems there. I get to the end of the the installation and am told to restart. I restart it them get a white screen with a blinking file icon with a question ...
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startup after installation problem in choosing w7 and ubuntu

I installed ubuntu 12.04 with using DVD beside my Windows 7. Installation was completed. Then it asked for restarting the system. After that system goes to Windows 7 without asking me to choose ...
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Unknown command hwmatch, installation error?

Yesterday I upgraded from Ubuntu 12.04 to Lubuntu 13.10. When I installed it I upgraded so I could keep my stuff. When I clicked Install it said there was no 1MB partition called Boot Loader. I ...
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I'm getting this error while installing Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

is there anything to worry about this message. i got this message while a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10. Btw, i have tried installing ubuntu 13.10 multiple times, but i got only blank wallpaper ...
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Windows 8 Install - USB

I am trying to create a bootable USB to install Windows 8 using Ubuntu 13.04. I tried using WinUSB but it was showing an error saying that the USB is set to readable, which is weird since WinUSB was ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Installation problem: no full installation button in “try Ubuntu”

I already clicked "Try Ubuntu" on Ubuntu 13.04 because there's no full installation button. I dont know why ? But after restart , It's just skipped to windows boot . What should I do ?
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Cannot start installation

I dowloaded ubuntu13.04-64 bit,burned it on a dvd. Now if i burn it screen is flashing and only 20% of screen is gettig occupied. Please help me. Here is what i get. GNU GRUB Version 2.00-13ubuntu3 ...
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Windows xp does't let me chose ubuntu using an USB [duplicate]

I have downloaded Ubuntu 13.04 in a pen-drive, but when I restart the computer, it doesn't let mi choose.
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Installing Nvidia Drivers on 13.04 and Removing Loading Choice Screen on Startup

I am brand new to Ubuntu, after many years with Windows and a dabble with OSX, so please go easy on me. Yesterday, after ruining the pre-installed Windows 8 with the Ubuntu install I had to install ...
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Ubuntu not booting from CD or USB, how can I make sure OS finds my drive?

I've been trying several different installation methods to install Ubuntu on my partition. No matter what kind of installation type (CD or USB), I get the same error message. At first I assumed I was ...
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Why is the user name and password different then the one I chose?

I chose something very specific for my username and then during the log in process it says "owner". In the system account settings it asks for the password for the specific name I chose and the ...
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Why Ubuntu 12.04 stuck in the logo screen after install it?

I want to ask what should happen after installing Ubuntu and restart the system. This is because I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS from the LiveCD in my netbook alongside Windows 7. After that the ...
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I cannot make a Installation USB

for some reason I cannot make a installation USB from my system already working, I have tried two different USB's formatted them, but still the "make startup disk" is still faded out!! whiuch I don't ...
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How do I delete Ubuntu installed with Windows system dual-boot? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove Ubuntu and put Windows back on? I have installed Ubuntu alongside Windows XP on a different partition and I want to delete Ubuntu while retaining the ...
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Ubuntu starts a bit unexpectedly

When I first installed Ubuntu 20 days ago, it started like a purple screen appears with Ubuntu written and loading points and then the login screen. But now when it starts, it is like a purple screen ...
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Unable to start Ubuntu

I'm unable to start Ubuntu in my laptop. I'm sharing Ubuntu with Windows 7 in my laptop, and after I install Ubuntu when I boot my laptop and choose Ubuntu as my operating system the following error ...
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starting glassfish on ubuntu 12.04

I have installed glassfish in ubuntu 12.04 from below: (the first one) http://glassfish.java.net/public/downloadsindex.html#top I have user-admin and password-admin for administrator and ...
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Why I am getting a fresh new installed ubuntu 12.04 on each restart?

Why I am getting a fresh new installed ubuntu 12.04 on each restart? Every time I turnoff my laptop and start it again or restart,I get a fresh copy of ubuntu 12.04 as i'd installed it.Even my folders ...
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How can I avoid 'Installation Failed' error when creating a Start Up Disk?

I want to create a Ubuntu 12.04 Live CD. So I open Startup Disk Creator in the Ubuntu Dash. I go through all of the settings, and then click 'Make Startup Disk'. Almost immediately I get a window ...
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Trouble using WUBI to install Xubuntu. Can anyone help?

I am a extremely curious person so I wanted to try Linux, however I have very little knowledge on such a thing. I have successfully installed Ubuntu with WUBI on a newer computer, so I wanted to try ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 startup after installation needs USB

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 from a bootable USB (created in Ubuntu itself). Everything was fine with installation, but after installation, I need to plugin the USB to start-up. Ubuntu does not read ...
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Cannot startx, protocol not found

Good afternoon, I cannot startx, I get an error "Protocol not found". (Ubuntu 11.10 x86_64 install was messed up after libjpeg was removed, had to reinstall ubuntu-desktop) Is there anything I can ...
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X-server doesn't start properly: No window boundaries, close buttons, or unity sidebar

Good afternoon, Earlier today I removed libjpeg (because I felt it needed to be reinstalled to fix this ghostscript related error). Unfortunately it removed a bunch of software along with libjpeg. ...