Questions about what system requirements are needed to run different releases of Ubuntu

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What's the minimum disk space requirement for Ubuntu Server?

This page suggests that 1 GB is sufficient, but when I tried installing it on a VM with a 1 GB virtual hard disk, I received a "Failed to partition the selected disk" error indicating that the disk ...
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which OS & which version should i install? [duplicate]

I have some basic question. Configuration of my PC is Intel(R) Pentium(R)D CPU 2.66GHz & 1GB RAM. Now i'm using Windows 8.1 (32 bit) . it's very very slow . don't tell me to upgrade my PC .Now ...
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Will Ubuntu run on my laptop? [duplicate]

I want to try ubuntu out because my laptops (3 years old) been running slow on windows 8.1 lately. So i just have a few questions. 1) Which version of Ubuntu should I instill? (14.0.4.1 LTS or 14.10) ...
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Version of ubuntu to use [duplicate]

I have a Toshiba laptop computer that I bought in Dec. 2007 which has XP on it. I am thinking of reformatting and installing only Ubuntu. What versions of Ubuntu can I use? BMacs
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Alternative versions of Ubuntu for an old notebook [closed]

I have an old notebook that has 512MB of RAM. I put Ubuntu 10.10 Netbook on it. It works, but I can't install any packages or a simple web browser. What alternative versions of Ubuntu do I have that ...
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AMD Sempron 140 2.70GHZ on Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 not supported?

I recently installed Ubuntu kylin 14.04 on my cpu. Below is my cpu specs: AMD SEMPRON 2.70GHZ ASROCK N68C-S UCC MOTHERBOARD 2GB DDR2 RAM 500 GB HARDISK NO PCIE DISPLAYCARD However, i encounter a ...
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Can I install Ubuntu on my laptop which is not very powerful? [duplicate]

I am going to uninstall Windows 8.1 and install Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit but I am not sure that I am able to do that. Here is my laptop specs: HP Pavilion 15": Processor: AMD A6-4455M APU with ...
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Will 14.04 be able to run on an Intel I5 Haswell Processor (Nvidia 750ti, and 8gb of ram)?

Asrock Fatal1ty z97x killer - Intel Core i5 4690k - nvidia 750ti - Adata 8GB 1600Mhz - I have read online, there are people who have problem with some Haswell processors, Nvidia video cards, ...
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Can I use Ubuntu or should I use a lower version like Xubuntu? [duplicate]

I used to use Ubuntu Hardy on my old laptop. But haven't used it since then. My desktop is really old. It is Dell with Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 2.66 GHz with 1.00gb Ram, 140gb hard-drive. Since ...
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Will my needs be met?

I am currently running a Windows laptop and before I switch over to Ubuntu I'd like to know a few things. I don't have much firepower in terms of hardware (it's only a Compaq CQ-61 Laptop) but I'd ...
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Which Version of Ubuntu is arm build?

I'm considering to use Ubuntu for a platform of our company's development effort of the main control unit in our country's national road VMS(Variable Message Sign) system. In relation to that, I want ...
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Need to know what Ubuntu version that I can use [duplicate]

I'm having a Desktop PC with following configurations,Pentium 4 2.26Ghz processor,768 Mb RAM,....what is the latest version of Ubuntu that I can use in my machine...Thanks and please help
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What version should I download?

Migrating from XP. Dell 2400,Pentium 4, 2.66 GHz, 1.25 RAM Use my desktop for Open Office, Firefox, Outlook ( will switch to Thunderbird), Microsoft Money. What would be the smartest and easiest ...
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How much disk space does a clean Ubuntu Studio installation need?

I'm considering installing Ubuntu Studio. I can't decide whether to make a clean installation or to install its programs on my existing Ubuntu to save disk space. I'm currently low on free disk space. ...
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Most lightweight version of Ubuntu?

I'm trying to run a webserver backbone at home, currently what I now need to do is setup the fileservers. I don't have much money so I'm using 4 scrapped Apple TV's (1st Gen) I found. According to ...
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Which version of ubuntu is compatible with my hardware? [duplicate]

I am using an old millennia desktop - here are the specs: Cpu: Pentium III 866.4 MHz L1 Cache: 16K 8097 MB/s L2 Cache: 256K 3686 MB/s L3 Cache: none Memory: 320M 343 MB/s Chipset: VIA Apollo ...
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Decision for Ubuntu or Lubuntu on little bit Old notebook [duplicate]

Currently i have an Acer Aspire 2930 with 3 GB RAM,and according to the net,Lubuntu is the lightest Ubuntu derivative. Can you guys tell me technically (But not to technical) how could Lubuntu become ...
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Is possible to boot Ubuntu with less than 128MB of RAM?

The machine I would like to install a working OS to is an old Toshiba Portege 3010ct notebook (Pentium 266 with 32MB EDO RAM and 4GB IDE hard drive). It's a quite slow and weak machine, but it's only ...
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Can I run Ubuntu ? [duplicate]

My system specifications are as follows: 1 GB Ram Intel core 2 duo processors, 1.80 Ghz 100 GB hard Disk 32 bit ATI Radeon Graphics card. With the above requirements is it possible to run Ubuntu ...
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my ubuntu was so lame

i want to ask why my ubuntu was working to slow for everything when i was inputing data and see my email inbox it was always loading , sometimes it was hangs , not responding with requirement ...
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Can I make Ubuntu lighter weight just by removing programs? [closed]

I'm wondering if it's possible to make Ubuntu lighter in weight by just removing programs from the Software Center. I'm trying put together something based on Ubuntu that's similar to Chrome/Chromium ...
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Suggest me which version ubuntu is to download for my system configuration [duplicate]

I want to buy a netbook with the following configuration. Its comes with free DOS, so i want to install ubntu on this (as ubuntu requires less system configuration compared to windows). I am newbie ...
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Can this computer run Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I've been using Windows for ages on my computer. I would like to upgrade to Ubuntu by replacing my Windows. I'm not sure whether my computer can run 13.10 . My specs are below: System: Microsoft ...
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Minimum system reqirerments for Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

I'm new to linux and I was just wondering what the minimum system requirement for Ubuntu 13.10 were. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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System requirements [duplicate]

I have AMD Athlon 2600+ (works on 1.9 GHz), 768MB DDR1 ram and Ati Radeon 9500pro 128MB ram. Can I run Ubuntu 12.04 or 13.04 on this configuration?
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HW requirements for 13.04/13.10 [duplicate]

I'm sorry if this has been asked and addressed already. What are the HW pre requisites for Ubuntu 13.04/13.10? I'm a big fan of Ubuntu and wish to install it on my 9 year old PC. Wondering if it ...
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Which version is recommended for my system? [duplicate]

my system specifications are: Compaq Presario model CPU: Intel Celeron(R) CPU 2.93GHz Speed and Memory: 2.95GHz, 632 MB of RAM hard disc: 40 GB
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What are the system requirements for each flavour of Ubuntu Desktop

I'm thinking about installing Ubuntu Desktop, but I don't know what flavor is the better for my system. What are the minimum and recommended hardware requirements? What kind of CPU? How much memory? ...
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What are the Ubuntu 13.04 32-bit desktop system requirements? [duplicate]

The Ubuntu 13.04 32-bit desktop system requirements. What are they?
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Xubuntu 12.04 or Xubuntu 12.04.2

My computer, a HP d260 MT brand machine has the following specs: Pentium 4 processor @3.0 Ghz On-board Intel 82865G graphics controller 1 GB RAM It is bios supported Can anyone tell me should I ...
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About system requirements [closed]

My computer, a HP d260 MT brand machine has the following specs: Pentium 4 processor @3.0 Ghz On-board Intel 82865G graphics controller 1 GB RAM Can you tell me please, which version of Ubuntu ...
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Can ubuntu run on 512MB Ram? [duplicate]

I have a system which has 512 MB RAM. It is a 32Bit system I like to work in ubuntu OS: does anyone have experience with installing/running Ubuntu on 512MB RAM? Will it run properly?
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What are offical requirements for Ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I have A Pentium Dual Core 2.50 Ghz and having 2GB DDR2 ram and 512 MB Nvidia 8 Series graphic card. Will Ubuntu 13.04 run on my system faster than Windows 7. Would I be able to run 64 Ubuntu on my ...
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Which Ubuntu can I install in my computer? [duplicate]

I have one motherboard (Asrock,model P4I65GV)and I don't know which Ubuntu its the correct software to put it!Is better the x32bit bit or x64 bit?please can someone help me?
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Can my PC run Ubuntu? [duplicate]

My computer's specs are: System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional Version 2002 Service Pack 3 Computer: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7500 @ 2.93 GHz ...
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I have an Emac G4. What Ubuntu software should I install on it? And are there any space requirements? [duplicate]

I have an Apple Emac G4. What Ubuntu software should I install on it? And are there any space requirements? I am a little new to the Ubuntu world. I have friends who use Ubuntu Quantal Quetzal on ...
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Can i run Ubuntu on a very old laptop? [duplicate]

Hi! I just started using Ubuntu and I need some help. I have a 1GB Compaq Evo N610c laptop with 40GB of hard drive space and runs on Windows XP. It is approximately 11 years old and I just want to ...
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Can i run Ubuntu 12.04?

OK, so i just need a little advice. I own a Fujitsu Esprimo Mobile v6535 machine with these specs: 4GB RAM Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU T4300 @ 2.10GHz × 2 Unknown graphics driver (found somewhere on ...
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Hardware requirements [duplicate]

I´ve got an old notebook (HP Pavilon) from 2003. It has Centrino 1,5 GHz, 512 MB RAM and 60 GB HD and 64MB NVIDIA grafic chip. Is this enough to install latest ubuntu?
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How to install and Configure Ubuntu One

I have several Windows, Mac and Linux computers (No servers) and want to install Ubuntu One on them to share and save information. So my question is: In what operating systems can I actually install ...
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Lubuntu on Virtual Machine: (minimum) disk space requirements?

Minimum system requirements for Xubuntu (...) 5 GB of disk space With Lubuntu, you can use computers with even less memory. I read the above as Xubuntu and Lubuntu both requiring ...
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Will Ubuntu 11.04 run on a 1.60 GHz Atom 230? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find out which version and derivate of Ubuntu is right for my hardware in terms of minimal system requirements? I am new to Ubuntu, Currently I am working with ...
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xubuntu install from cd on an old laptop [duplicate]

I have found my old Compaq Armada E500 laptop and I thought Xubuntu would run fine on it. I burned a CD with Xubuntu 12.10 32bit and loaded it up, but all I could hear is the constant seeking of the ...
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Which Ubuntu version is suitable for an Intel Pentium 3 Processor?

My PC has the following specs: Intel Pentium 3 Processor 256 MB RAM 20 GB HardDisk Space Which Ubuntu version best suits my PC?
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Ubuntu requirements on Dell XPS T500 [duplicate]

Could I install Ubuntu on a Dell XPS T500 witha 500 mhz cpu and 1128 mb of ram installed??? My friend and I are using it to run a website server. Great thanks to anyone who responds!
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Which Ubuntu distribution should I use for my old desktop? [duplicate]

I have an old computer which has 512MB RAM and 128MB Graphic card. It has windows 95 currently, it loads fine but it has some issues with Internet connection and pendrive. I am tired of solving ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 dual boot on a small SSD

I'm thinking about buying a laptop with a setup like this: - 750 GB HDD - 32 GB SSD It comes preinstalled with windows 8. I would like to dual boot Ubuntu 12.10 with it on the SSD and I'm wondering ...
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Ubuntu o xubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find out which version and derivate of Ubuntu is right for my hardware in terms of minmal system requirements? I have installed before ubuntu 12.04 on my pc and ...
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How do I find out which version and derivative of Ubuntu is right for my hardware in terms of minimal system requirements?

For a given hardware configuration, how do I find out if Ubuntu will run on it? What considerations should I take into account when choosing an Ubuntu version and flavour such as: Xubuntu with a ...
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What are the system requirements of Ubuntu 12.10? Can I install Ubuntu on my system? [duplicate]

I have 734 MB of ram . Can I install Ubuntu 12.10? Could I have any problems?