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Installing 12.04 without removing 11.04 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my computer alongside Windows 7. Is it possible to also dual-boot 12.04? If not, will I need to overwrite the previous version of Ubuntu?. If so how can I do it?
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Are Windows partitions gone?

I had Windows 7 on my laptop (factory setting), because of some performance issues, I decided to use recovery options to restore it to its factory condition but I don't know what has happened or what ...
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GRUB booting problem

I'd Ubuntu 11.04 32 bit installed via wubi on windows 7 64 bit. The installation was a success. I'd either access Ubuntu, or windows 7 on the boot option of my computer. i made use of both OS for ...
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How to install Windows 7 theme with GNOME Shell?

I installed GNOME Shell on Ubuntu 11.04 and logged in with it. But when I try to install the Windows theme, it complains that Gnome desktop session is required Anyone knows why this is? Is there ...
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Wubi Windows installer downloads wrong Ubuntu image

I downloaded offical Ubuntu Wubi installer as I wanted to install Ubuntu besides my Windows 7 setup. I launched it and noticed that it started download AMD 64 bit Ubuntu ISO, while I'm on Intel and ...
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No root file system is defined error after installation

I installed ubuntu through Wubi and once i rebooted I get no root file system defined error. here's the output of the boot_info_script.Could anyone point me out where the error is. ...
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Anybody know how to get the eyedropper tool to work in the GIMP when running Ubuntu 11.04 in Virtual Machine from 7?

Sorry this is so long. If you don't care why I need to run GIMP inside a virtual machine when I could just run it in Windows, or just want to take my word for it when I say that I have no other ...
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dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.04, black screen when loading Windows

I am proficient with Windows and not so much with Linux. Here is my story: Original system came with Windows 7, got openSUSE installed on the second hard drive, and dual boot for this setup worked ...
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Window 7 to Ubuntu migration [closed]

My company is moving from windows to Ubuntu. Please suggest Free alternative for Canonical landscape .(free) Antivirus as per Windows security team norms. I know antivirus not needed in linux. ...
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Installing Windows after ubuntu on a separate HDD?

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my machine and I would like to install windows 7 as well. I heard that Windows 7 creates an additional partition along with the normal one and I was afraid that this ...
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How to preview windows of a specific application in Unity?

I would like in Unity, to see a preview of the open windows of a specific application. Just like Linux DockbarX (or windows 7). Motivation example: When I have several windows open of the same ...
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Seeing Windows files from Ubuntu 11.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I access my Windows partition using the command line? I have Ubuntu 11.04 on Windows 7, both sit on Macbook Pro 13, 5,5. Is it possible to 'see' Windows files?
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Cannot download Ubuntu Netbook Edition [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is the netbook edition? Windows 7 - Acer I tried to download the Netbook version today (because I am on a netbook, of course) and it told me that it could not ...
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GRUB menu missing after installation

I am running windows 7 64 bit on my comp and just installed ubuntu 11.04 64 bit after partitioning the hard drive to give ubuntu 50gb of space. I used a usb drive to try it out first and then i ...
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Problem with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.04?

First of all this is the proceed that I followed to install it: I deleted system partition (that uses 100Mb and store the boot files) from my HD and I write the boot on my C: where Windows is ...
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Dual Boot issues with Windows 7 and Ubuntu

I'm finding myself in a rather unique situation. I've read through just about every resource I can find about this and while things have helped me understand some background, I haven't yet been able ...
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GRUB/BURG hates Windows 7

Every time I try to access my Windows 7 partition from BURG, I get a "required device is not installed" error with an error code of 0xc000000f. The same thing happens in normal GRUB. I am on Natty ...
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No grub display after installing aside Windows 7

I had a win 7 (32 bit) on dell vostro 1500(T9300cpu). Now I installed natty and restart but no grub were displayed. I give 8Gb to root and 2Gb to swap and about 8.5Gb to home section. Root and home ...