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Will upgrading Windows 7 to 8 affect Ubuntu 10.04 (dual-boot)? [closed]

I have two operating systems windows 7(32bit) and ubuntu 10.04(32bit) (dual boot) in my PC. I want to upgrade my Windows 7 to Windows 8. But I don't know if this process may affect my Ubuntu 10.04. I ...
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I updated from 13.04 to 13.10, and now Ubuntu won't boot at all

I think something must have gone wrong with the update process from 13.04 to 13.10, as I now have duplicate entries for each option in my boot menu when I turn on my computer. When I attempt to boot ...
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dual boot reinstall problems

My Ubuntu installation crashed during updating and will now not boot fully. I have tried reinstalling as from a previous answer on here suggested but the option to wipe my original Ubuntu installation ...
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grub2 entries disturbed by following ubuntu recommendation on replacing files

Hardware: A desktop, a bit out of date, 2 physical HD's (each of which carries Windows XP and Ubuntu 12.04.3) Problem: Duplicate entries of grub menu on /dev/sdb When: 0600 of 2014/01/06 (this ...
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Ubuntu-windows 8 dual boot problem

I have been using Ubuntu 12.04 and windows 8 dual boot for about 6 months. Recently I installed all available Ubuntu updates(around 300 MB) and also Ubuntu One. After that I am not able to boot up ...
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Upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 disabled track pad, brightness, sound on Lenovo Z570

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 using Ubuntu's software update. It seemed to go all right, however after the system restarted and booted up Ubuntu 13.10, it began experiencing several problems. Some ...
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Once ubuntu is installed, can I still update other operating systems?

Right now, I am a newbie almost ready to install ubuntu alongside windows 8 on my laptop soon, and have gone through most of the things I need to plan. Lately, I noticed that Microsoft is preparing ...
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Ubuntu update deleted entries from grub

My computer currently has Fedora, Ubuntu, and Windows installed. I just updated Ubuntu 12.04, and on restarting, the Fedora entry was gone from GRUB. Ubuntu and Windows remained, though. I have ...
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Dual-boot Windows/Linux update troubleshooting? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? My 2-year-old ThinkPad has a Windows 7 and Linux dual-boot. Recently, I updated the OS from 11.10 ...
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Fedora login gone after Ubuntu updates on a dual boot [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu does not put Fedora into GRUB menu After a software update for Ubuntu, my dual boot with Fedora will not show Fedora in the start menu. It just boots into Ubuntu ...
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Grub won't boot windows after update from 11.10 to 12.04

thanks for your time and reading this, here's the deal: i upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04 and everything worked out until i rebooted, i had 11.10 sucessfully running as a dual boot with windows vista. ...
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Is it possible to update Windows from Ubuntu?

I imagine that this is probably not possible, but worth asking because I'd find it useful if it were! I dual boot my system with Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 7. Though I rarely nowadays use Windows so ...
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Just updated, after reboot my computer won't start up again [closed]

I have a macbook that I use on occasion which dual boots Ubuntu and OSX (It has rEFIt installed). I turned it on for the first time in a while and it needed a bunch of updates. So I let it run, and ...