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Not getting into Grub anymore after running Boot-Repair

I've had a dual boot of Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) on my notebook for quite a while and today when I started it I got into grub rescue instead of the regular grub menu and I ...
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Install windows 7 on seperate partitions without losing grub

I have windows 8 installed on a separate partition which I want to replace with windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10 installed on a separate partition. I want to do this without losing grub. How should I do it? ...
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1answer
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No native mode forcing panel scaling

I have Dual OS in my computer, Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. Until recently, both OS were working fine, but recently, when I get the GRUB menu and choose Ubuntu, I get the following error message ...
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1answer
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How to mount windows partition in ubuntu 12.10

I have ubuntu 12.10 live CD, when I run this in Disks it shows only one entry of my whole drive (500GB). it's not showing my windows partitions ? How get all those partitions and mount them ?
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Install ubuntu 12.10 beside windows 7

i have 32bit OS,RAM 2GB i want to install ubuntu 12.10 in E:/ drive beside windows 7"which i've changed it from vista " it display error that it can't continue any suggestions please thank you,
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Access Windows directories with dual boot

I'm using both windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10 on the same computer. Normally on Ubuntu I can access anything on drive Q,so I usually use that drive as a share platform between the two OS because I switch ...
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1answer
158 views

Windows 7 doesn't show up in the boot options

I have an ASUS-K55V. I had a dual boot with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. Recently I upgraded my Ubuntu from 12.10 to 13.04 using the do-release-upgrade command. The update went fine, but after the ...
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47 views

Unstalling windows which installed ubuntu through wubi [duplicate]

I had a windows7 installation on C: I installed ubuntu through wubi on D: Now I want to uninstall windows on C: and re-install it on C: only. Will it be okay to do it? Will my Ubuntu installation ...
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2answers
199 views

Ubuntu hangs on start on system that have Windows 7

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 using Live-USB stick on a system that have Windows 7 in Asus 1025ce, but after selecting Ubuntu in boot menu, system not started in first time and these messages ...
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Help understanding why Ubuntu12.10 loads up after windows hibernation on dual boot system?

I have a dual boot system with windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10 (with kde) and I have 2 problems: I can't hibernate from Ubuntu - the screen goes black and the computer thinks a lot - it appears that the ...
0
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1answer
2k views

No grub menu in dual boot with Windows 7

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10, and once I restarted and changed the boot order to normal, it just went like a normal boot into Windows 7. I couldn't even select which OS I wanted to boot into. So ...
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3answers
121 views

How to remove ubuntu partitions and use them to install windows

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop, but would like to install windows for the purpose of gaming (Hallelujah). But I haven't left any unpartitioned parts of the HDD so now I am stuck on (How to ...
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2answers
652 views

WUBI doesn't work with 32 bit windows

Well as the title says I can't use Wubi with 32 bit windows, it produces an error. Is there any fix?
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1answer
522 views

can i cancel my install in process?

I have severe problem ... I already had ubuntu 12.10 with windows 7, but ubuntu began to fail and wanted to reinstall it, but the installation takes 20 hours and not advancing, stayed in "Unpacking ...
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1answer
139 views

Using Windows 7 to access files on a Ubuntu PC

I have a laptop that I'm currently using to dual boot Win 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. Works great... no problems with that part. I've recently been given a couple of old hand-me-down Dell PCs with moderately ...
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1answer
41 views

Post dual install, How to view the files on c:/ drive?

After using the windows installer, and running now ubuntu, i need t know ... How to view the files on c:/ drive [it contains the windows installation + documents and the ubuntu also] I selected the ...
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1answer
121 views

Dual Boot Win7 Ubuntu 12.10 use 2nd HDD for all My Docs

My current setup is that I have: 1TB HDD split with Windows OS and Ubuntu OS (with system and Swap of course) 2TB HDD for all my docs What I want to be able to do is whether I am in Windows or Ubuntu ...
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Dual Boot Windows 7 & Ubuntu 12.10. Managed to boot in Win7 but not in Ubuntu

http://paste2.org/p/3270871 Hi all, Thanks In advance. Because I know people over there is very knowledgeable and able to help me out. I just started to use my first linux based operating system as ...
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3answers
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Windows missing from GRUB menu

When I turn on the computer, I can see the GRUB and boot into Ubuntu. But I can't boot into Windows because I don't see it in the GRUB. I have tried both boot-repair and sudo update-grub to no avail. ...
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1answer
60 views

how to network in ubuntu client on windows host?

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on my windows7 on Vbox. Is it possible to access disks and folders from the windows host like system C drive or D drive? Or maybe networking between both machines to ...
0
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1answer
670 views

Installing Windows 7 after installing Ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

I'm currently using Ubuntu 12.10, but I also want to install Windows 7 and be able to dual-boot. How would I go about doing this?
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Windows 7 not able to boot after installing Ubuntu 12.10

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 using a bootable USB (4GB) on my friend's laptop. Dell Inspiron 1510 (n series) Initially, she approached me since Ubuntu was not able to be installed on her laptop. The ...
6
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2answers
93k views

How do I edit GRUB menu [duplicate]

I have a dual boot on my computer of Windows 7 and Xubuntu 12.10. The Linux boot is 1st and the Windows 2nd. I would like to reverse the boot order in the GRUB menu. I need to know the steps to go ...
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4answers
367 views

I Installed Ubuntu and now my Windows 7 is gone

I just downloaded ubuntu yesterday then i installed it (Ubuntu 12.10 I did not do any partitions just automatic installing it Is it completely gone? Uhm i have my games inside the C:\ I wanted to ...
0
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2answers
60 views

How to install Ubuntu and eliminate Windows? [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10, but when I turn on the PC, I can choose between Win 7 or Ubuntu. How do I install Ubuntu substituting completely Windows?.
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2answers
920 views

How do I remove Ubuntu dual-booted with Windows 7? [duplicate]

I want to uninstall Ubuntu 12.10. I installed Ubuntu (from a usb/cd) using the option "Install along with Windows 7". Windows 7 is installed as usual in C:\ and Ubuntu is installed in some other ...
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0answers
389 views

Ubuntu 12.10 install doesn't detect Windows 7 for dual boot “no operating system found” on primary partition

Installed Windows 7 on a newly assembled PC (yesterday). Runs fine. trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 64bit from DVD but installer does not give me an option to install "alongside" Windows 7. I only get ...
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1answer
37 views

Ubuntu 12.10 not available to boot into

So I downloaded 12.10 today, burned the image to dvd, have attempted to install sevreal times, I get through the entire process, once I remove dvd and reboot, the system automatically goes into win 7, ...
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1answer
49 views

Yet another Dual boot issue Win7x64 and 12.10

There are similar posts out there, but no answer that has helped me get this to work. Though I consider myself savvy, I'm newer to Linux. System: AMD FX, Terabyte drive. I have 3 partitions on this ...
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0answers
27 views

Replace Ubuntu 12.10 with 12.04 [duplicate]

I'm New to these forums, and I don't really know how to code etc, so I'm going to need to have really basic instructions. I decided my PC wasn't fast enough for Windows 7 and I wanted to put Ubuntu ...
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1answer
702 views

Virtual installation: where to find the ISO

I'm running windows 7 on my computer (64-bit) and I need to install Ubuntu 12.10 (kernel: 3.5.0-17-generic) virtually. I've installed VirtualBox from Oracle but I can't find the iso image for this ...
0
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1answer
416 views

How to extend Ubuntu partation size?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 64BIT under my laptop, Asus K53E-B. Its hard disk drive volume 640GB. I have 3 operation systems: Windows 7, Windows 8 (I just wanted try it), and Ubuntu 12.10. I don't know ...
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2answers
354 views

Ubuntu 12.10 difficulties with first time startup on USB external hard drive

Today I decided to finally try out Ubuntu, so I followed the Windows installation guide. I downloaded the Desktop Ubuntu 12.10 ISO for Windows, and used the Pen Drive Linux USB Installer to install ...
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0answers
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Installing Ubuntu 12.10 with Virtualbox -> Not enough storage

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 with Virtualbox. I allowed 20GB of space for the virtual computer and when I tried to install it, it said that I don't have enough space, which I have over 100GB. ...
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0answers
170 views

Can't Install Ubuntu Dual Boot With Windows 7 [duplicate]

Two months ago I tried to install Ubuntu 12.10 on my new Fujitsu laptop. I downloaded Wubi and installed Ubuntu with it. When I restarted the computer after the installation, I got a error while ...
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2answers
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Why does Ubuntu 12.10 not detect my Win7 partition?

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 alongside Windows 7 on my ASUS laptop and I'm new to all of this. I'm using the Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit ISO burned onto a CD. The first time I tried to install it, ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Uninstall Ubuntu 12.10 and revert back to Windows 7 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove Ubuntu and put Windows back on? I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 and regretted it almost immediately. Don't ask why, I was just wondering if I can completely ...
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5answers
1k views

Can I store files and folders on a live USB

Sorry but my flasher is quite big. I wonder,I have some movies and stuff. Could I store them on the same flash drive after installing Ubuntu so that I could store them on the usb drive. (I just want ...
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2answers
577 views

Dual Booting 12.10 2 Separate HDD Windows 7

First let me say sorry for another one of these threads. My situation is unique or after five days of reading and trying I cant figure this out, but I am very dangerous. So if i missed it i am sorry ...
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2answers
347 views

Per-application volume control

Is there a way to get per-application volume control similar to Windows 7? I am looking for a way to do this in both Lubuntu and Kubuntu.
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1answer
1k views

Cannot find Windows 7 in Grub Customizer

Once again, I find myself back to the "anywhere, Anything" forum of Ubuntu... Just awesome I say... Any ways, After I installed the Grub Customizer 3.0.(1)? I ran it and I am not seeing Windows7. I ...
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1answer
138 views

I want to extend my partition

I am currently dual booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. I have 500GB with 300GB free space on my Windows, and have a 100GB on my Ubuntu. I want to move 200GB from my Windows partition to my Ubuntu ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Ubuntu 12.10 install wont let me install alongside windows 7

I decided today to try out Ubuntu 12.10, and want to install on my computer alongside Windows 7. I am new to the whole thing and have never even partitioned a hard drive and before I go changing ...
0
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1answer
408 views

deleting ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove Ubuntu and put Windows back on? i have ubuntu 12.10 with windows 7 installed on the same hard drive. ubuntu and windows are both installed on different ...
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1answer
783 views

how to format a external HDD in Fat32 to swap between Ubuntu and Windows 7

Have a 750 gig external HDD. Have format it in Ubuntu 12.10 using FAT32 since I have to switch between windows, linux and osX. Used quick format option when doing this. Have named drive but Ubuntu ...
3
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2answers
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No GRUB after Ubuntu install

The main issue of the problem is that i can't load Ubuntu 12.10 desktop - i386 after install near win7basic (windows 7 was preinstalled on my laptop). I've tried manual reconfiguring of file system, ...
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1answer
400 views

Cannot install Ubuntu

I'm using Windows 7 and when I try to install and this message appears: "An error ocurred: Could not retrieve the required installation files For more information, please see the log file: ...
0
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2answers
3k views

Ubuntu 12.10 + Windows 7 - No option to install alongside windows 7

I have a 64-bit Windows 7 OS installed at the moment. I have used GPartEd to shrink the current Windows 7 partition on my 720GB HDD to 200GB. I have then made a new NTFS partition of 200GB which I ...
2
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2answers
2k views

How do I use a 4GB USB flash drive to install Ubuntu 12.10?

I've downloaded "ubuntu-12.10-desktop-amd64" and used Pen Drive Linux to get it onto my USB. I then restarted my computer (a Windows 7 Home Premium edition) and entered the boot menu to have it boot ...
0
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1answer
535 views

Why am I getting such slow file transfer performance?

Copying 4GB from a USB flash drive to my Linux partition. The flash drive is NTFS formatted (I believe, it's Windows formatted). The transfer is incredibly slow and blocks the computer frequently ...