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Cannot install Ubuntu with UNetBootin

I have tried several times to install Natty on its own partition on my laptop (WinXP, Intel x86) using UNetBootin, but it always fail. There is a dialog box: Failed to unmount partitions The ...
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Will Ubiquity recognize Windows 7 on different HDD for dualboot?

For the installation on my laptop, where i have only one HDD with Win 7, the installer automatically detected my 64 GB free space and installed Ubuntu to this space and GRUB was properly setup for ...
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Installer always sets the wrong locale

I always assumed the system locale was set based on chosen time zone, but that doesn't appear to be the case. I choose Detroit for my time zone (or New York, I've done both), but Ubuntu always sets ...
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When manually setting up hard drives in the installer, how can I set custom mount points?

With previous versions of Ubuntu, you could specify mount points for various hard drives and partitions during the installation process. This was useful, because I have a backup hard drive that I set ...
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Is it not possibly to upgrade to Natty using a live CD if there are multiple systems installed?

I tried to upgrade my system (wanted to), but the option was not available. Instead I was offered to install side by side or replace my current system. Is it not possible to use the upgrade method if ...