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Installation of Windows after installing Linux Problem [duplicate]

I have an intel x386 based desktop system (intel p4). Ubuntu is already installed on it. Now, I need to install Windows 7 or Windows 8 without effecting the Linux system. Please let me know what ...
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wants suggestion about insatalling ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

currently I'm having win 7 and Ubuntu 13.10. i want to switch win 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04, so which will be best method for me ?? shall I use upgrade method or make fresh installment.??? Ubuntu takes ...
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windows 8.1 not available in grub after installing ubuntu 14.04

I have win7, win8.1 and Ubuntu installed, each one in a separate partition (win 8.1 is in a separate hard drive). windows 7 and Ubuntu are booted in Grub but not win8. before installing Ubuntu, secure ...
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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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1answer
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How to install Windows 7 in a PC running Ubuntu 14?

I moved to Ubuntu 14 and love everything about it, that is of course until I recently got a job. It has a strict Windows 7 eco system. they do everything there and I personally am saddened but I need ...
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1answer
120 views

How to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 7/8

I have a pre-installed windows 7/8 then I want to install ubntu alongside that and when I try to install I have not Install ubuntu alongside windows 7/8 option in installation (it's missing). How can ...
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Windows 8 VPN Client connecting to UbuntuVNP Server fine but http from client is not working

I have connected my Windows Client to Ubuntu VPN pptp. I am able to access all servers in the private VPN network from my Windows client, however when accessing the Internet from Windows client it ...
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Ubuntu on an external HD windows 7 and 8 machines

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.10 onto an external hard drive using my windows 7 hp laptop. When I installed it on the HD I put the bootloader onto the HD itself, however when I plug the external hd ...
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2answers
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Removing ubuntu 12.04 from triple boot of windows 7 , 8 and ubuntu

so i had a dual boot PC with windows 7 and 8 with 5 partitons , i shrinked one partition and left 50 gb of space unallocated using disk mangaement of windows 7 while installing ubuntu it gave me an ...
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1answer
337 views

how do you get ubuntu for android via windows 7

I personally think that ubuntu touch is a great idea, but there is a problem with it: As far as I can tell, Ubuntu for Android can't be installed unless you have ubuntu on a computer. And my PC runs ...
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Downgraded from Windows 8, and can't get ubuntu installed

I got a laptop with Windows 8 pre-installed and I hated it. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on the entire disk as the only operating system and it worked fine, but I knew at some point I'd need the Windows ...
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Is there any 'Ubuntu 10.04 desktop' theme available to make it look like Windows 7 or Windows8? [duplicate]

I want to know is there any theme available make it 'Ubuntu 10.04 desktop' look like Windows 7 or Windows8 ?
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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
40 views

How to install windows 7 alongside ubuntu

I know this is a bit twisted but I have ubuntu 12.04 installed alongside Windows 8. But now my windows 8 has stopped working. I don't wanna fix it, I just wanna install Windows 7 without loosing ...
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0answers
25 views

Can I keep Windows 7 [duplicate]

A friend in my college introduced me to ubuntu It looked nice but I also love the Windows 7 OS, and if i Did download Ubuntu and install it, he said that when I boot my system it gives me a option to ...
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1answer
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Install Ubuntu as VHD alongside Windows 8, Windows 7

I have Windows 7 as my primary OS, and I have also installed Windows 8 on a VHD and I am able to boot from that VHD as well, so in my boot menu I get options for both Windows 7 and Windows 8. Now I ...
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Fuzzy/Blurry fonts on Ubuntu compared to Windows 8 (sample screens included) [duplicate]

Just comparing a few websites/links opened on both, Ubuntu and Windows 8. As you can notice, the fonts in Ubuntu are a bit blurry. Please help me fix it. http://imgur.com/a/RAn7B Note- Can't post ...
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1answer
49 views

Which version do I need to download? [duplicate]

I'm currently running a Windows 7 computer, but it says I have a 64-bit OS, and I'm confused as to whether or not I need to download the 32-bit version of Ubuntu, or the 64-bit, since it says to ...
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1answer
30 views

Running Ubuntu on PC- A Couple of Questions?

I am currently thinking about buying a new laptop, and I want to buy a PC for its good price to hardware ratio and run Ubuntu on it because I do a lot of app and web development work. My questions ...
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1answer
180 views

Window 8 and Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo Ideapad laptop. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 along with Windows 7 using WUBI. Now I have upgraded to Windows 8. In the boot menu, it's not showing the Ubuntu OS, even when I have disabled ...
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1answer
337 views

Wubi after upgrading Windows 7 to Windows 8

I've seen a lot of questions about Ubuntu and Windows 8 on a new machine with Windows 8 pre-installed and that UEFI stuff, but nothing useful about upgrading from win7 to win8 and Ubuntu. I have a ...
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2answers
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Triple booting Windows 7, Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 8

I need to try out Win 8 and learn it, and I want to triple boot it (because I'm only going to use it when I have to) with Ubuntu and Windows 7 already installed. The current boot loader is Windows' ...
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2answers
197 views

How do I upgrade my Windows 7 install to Windows 8 while booting from Ubuntu live USB? [closed]

My Windows 7 install recently broke, and instead of reinstalling I decided I might as well upgrade it to Windows 8. To save money, I got the cheaper downloadable version of the Windows 8 installer and ...
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1answer
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Triple Boot Question

I have successfully set up a a win7,win8 and Ubuntu 12.10 system. Windows 8 and Ubuntu are located on the same SSD, while windows 7 is located on another SSD. All went great and I can continue playing ...
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How do you dual boot Windows 7/8 seperatly with GRUB?

I installed the beta version of Windows 8 and re-installed GRUB. When I boot my computer and select Windows 7, I get the new Windows 8 booting screen asking to boot between either Windows 7 or 8. If ...
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1answer
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Windows 7/Ubuntu 12 dual boot deleted for Windows 8 installation. How to make grub rescue go away?

I had a Windows 7/Ubuntu 12 dual boot and I decided to clean install Windows 8 over them. The problem is that after I deleted all partitions and installed windows I was getting an "Operation system ...
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How to remove wubi install from windows 7,when I have done a clean install of Windows 8- no dual-boot? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unable to uninstall ubuntu installed using Wubi I had Ubuntu 12.10 intalled using wubi on my windows 7. I then installed Windows 8,and remove Windows 7. The bootloader ...
3
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0answers
464 views

If I reinstall Windows, can I save or recover my current Wubi install? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I copy my wubi install between machines? I installed Ubuntu 12.04 using WUBI installer in Windows 8, but now I want to reformat my computer to Windows 7. Is there ...
2
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3answers
1k views

Installing Windows 8 alongside with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04

I installed Ubuntu a long time ago from Windows 7 with Wubi. I want to give Windows 8 a try but at the same time I don't want to screw up the setup I have, and I still want to keep Windows 7. So my ...
4
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2answers
4k views

Windows 7/8 and Ubuntu triple boot

I already have windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 installed. Now I want to install windows 8 for a triple boot. How can I do that?
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3answers
2k views

Windows 7 does not boot correctly on a triple boot system with Windows 8(Consumer Preview), Windows 7 and Ubuntu

Currently on my laptop I have Win7, Win8(Consumer Preview), and Ubuntu 12.04. I am having a problem booting Win7 When I boot the computer the first screen I get is the GRUB boot manager screen which ...
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1answer
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Can I keep BURG on a triple boot with Windows 7 and Windows 8?

Having installed windows 8 already on virtual machine, I thought I'd like to see how it actually is, as virtual machine was a bit laggy. Windows 8 can be installed like any other OS, and it supports ...
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3answers
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Multiple OS in a Laptop or Desktop

I have installed two operating system in my laptop: Ubuntu 11.10 and windows7. I have never used more than two operating system in a laptop/desktop. I want to install windows8 and my questions are: ...