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Installed Xubuntu on XP system but cannot boot it

I just installed Xubuntu on a Windows XP machine. I left Windows XP on the machine, and made a new logical drive, E, to which I installed Xubuntu. During the installation, I was asked to install ...
0
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0answers
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Grub Triple Boot Windows 7, Debian, Xubuntu

I am trying to "triple boot" with windows 7, debian, and xubuntu 13.10. I am having trouble getting xubuntu 13.10 to show up in the Grub menu, right now only windows and debian show up. I installed ...
0
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1answer
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I want to install ubuntu in an ipad1 16 Gb, and I'm ready to follow your instructions [duplicate]

Wifi, read pdf, print through wifi, openoffice. there are about 15 million tablets ipad1 sold, waiting for it.
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Getting error on McAfee installation - dependency problem

Selecting previously unselected package mavl:i386. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ... 15% (Reading database ... 20% (Reading database ... ...
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3answers
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I can't tell which dev/sda/ file is my external hard drive to install xubuntu on

I want to install Xubuntu onto my external hard drive, but I cannot tell what partition to use. Here is what it shows dev/sda dev/sda1 ntfs dev/sda2 ntfs dev/sda3 ntfs dev/sda4 fat32 sda1-3 ...
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1answer
333 views

Unattended installation xubuntu

I'm trying to setup an unattended install of Xubuntu 13.10. It currently picks up all the settings but it still requires me to click next on each screen. I understand editing the xubuntu.seed isn't ...
0
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0answers
68 views

Installing xUbuntu using wubi

I am trying to setup a dual boot system with Win XP SP3 and xUbuntu from the Wubi. I have WinXP on a drive partition (C:) and I am installing xUbuntu to a drive partition (D:) both of which have ...
0
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0answers
89 views

Install xubuntu in dual boot with win7 on the same hard drive

My situation is that i have 2 hard drives. One of them is the main hdd that i installed windows on and second one is 500 gb old hdd that i dug out of my old PC and i use it only for storage since it's ...
0
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0answers
193 views

Installing Packet Tracer on XUbuntu

I have a trouble getting packet tracer running on XUbuntu. I have installed it as instructed this guide How do I run Cisco Packet Tracer 6.0.1? It has appeared in the menu under Internet and it does ...
0
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2answers
70 views

problem in installing ubntu

I have a Toshipa laptop satallite ... I itried to download xubuntu in it using a software that gives you a virtual flash disk .. causeI didn't have one .. after that I followed the steps of ...
0
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0answers
285 views

Xubuntu 13.10 and Wacom Bamboo problem

I'm trying to install my Wacom Bamboo pad on Xubuntu 13.10. I've followed set by step what is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/mediawiki/linuxwacom/index.php?title=Downloads but still can't get it ...
0
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1answer
244 views

How to create a usb stick that does a complete unattended installation of xubuntu [duplicate]

We want to install several pc's with XUBUNTU from a usb stick. The user may not be asked any questions. The installation must include kingsoft which is a dpkg. Is this possible? Thanks Joeri
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0answers
610 views

Xubuntu installation error with CD : EDD error bb00 reading sector

I'm trying to install Xubuntu on my Dell latitude d600. The version I tried to install was Xubuntu 12.04.3 LTS (Precise Pangolin) The x86 desktop version. These are the error codes I got after ...
0
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0answers
119 views

Black screen while installing kubuntu

I'm trying install kubuntu 13.10 using usb flash. But after selecting Try Kubuntu it hangs with black screen. I also tried Xubuntu 13.10 and Mint 16 Cinnamon but result the same. Please give advice. ...
0
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0answers
56 views

Literally Impossible to install Xubuntu

I tried installing xubuntu with multiple bootables. installs fine but at boot or the screen is completly black or it boots but the graphics look extremly weired. im trying to install xubuntu 13.10 64 ...
0
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0answers
27 views

Xubuntu resolution limited, clean install [duplicate]

I just did a clean install of Xubuntu 13.10, replacing Windows 7 on my ASUS Pro5DC laptop. When I ran the Live CD, I noticed that the screen resolution was too low. My video card is a SIS 771/671 ...
0
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0answers
263 views

xUbuntu 13.10 display not working after install inc. kUbuntu and Ubuntu

I tried installing a fresh copy of xUbuntu 13.10 on my ASRock 970 UEFI mother with a Sapphire R9 280x video card. xUbuntu installs fine but when it loads the OS.. I can see the mouse cursor but ...
0
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1answer
717 views

Can't boot ISO to my laptop in UNetbootin (Xubuntu 12.04 & Ubuntu 12.04)

I was trying to install Linux Mint (and a few other OS's) through UNetbootin. The ISO's burned alright, but when I tried to boot them up, I got the message: "Non-system boot disk. Press any key to ...
0
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0answers
1k views

Problems booting xUbuntu on a USB drive

I'm having problems booting xUbuntu on an ASRock UEFI motherboard I have an following hardware I'm trying to setup with xUbuntu 12.04.3: AMD processor ASRock 970 Extreme 4 AM3+ Motherboard 16GB ...
0
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0answers
26 views

Fresh Xubuntu install erased other partitions [duplicate]

I got bored of my Windows 7/Fedora dual boot and decided to install Xubuntu 13.04 (yes, I know it's outdated, but I intended to upgrade later) over Fedora. This was my drive structure: /dev/sda: ...
0
votes
1answer
182 views

Can I install ONTO a flash drive?

Okay, so I recently found out how to install the Xubuntu .iso onto a flash drive. I proceeded to do the live version from the flash drive. I wanted to actually install on the flash drive (where it ...
0
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0answers
132 views

I have just installed Xubuntu 13.10 and I can't find the new partitions

Today I did a fresh installation of Xubuntu 13.10 on my PC. I had already installed windows 7, my main OS, so I restarted and booted from the Xubuntu CD I burnt, to begin the installation. I selected ...
0
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0answers
42 views

how instal Matlab on ubuntu? [duplicate]

i have Matlab 2013a for windows. its difficult to download matlab for for linux. It's about 5.6gb also its only for windows. Any tricks which used to install the Matlab windows setup to ubantu. ...
0
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0answers
99 views

Installation of ubuntu(edubuntu,kubuntu,lubuntu,xubuntu,ubuntu-gnome,ubuntu-server) saucy in i386-desktop without internet connection [duplicate]

I need to install ubuntu(edubuntu,kubuntu,lubuntu,xubuntu,ubuntu-gnome,ubuntu-server) saucy in i386-desktop without internet connection. I read alternate-CD has been stopped from Saucy. Is there way ...
0
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0answers
18 views

installing NERO Neuro-Evolving Robotic Operatives [duplicate]

Hi im new to ubuntu and would like to install nero. (Neuro-Evolving Robotic Operatives). it is in a tar.gz file and has no readme.please help!
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2answers
4k views

Installing Xubuntu alongside with UEFI

For the past week and a half I have been trying to figure out how to install Xubuntu 13.10 alongside the Windows 7 install I have on my laptop (ASUS X501A with UEFI) and I'm pretty much at my wit's ...
0
votes
1answer
809 views

Asus G75VX / Xubuntu 13.10 EFI installation Blank Screen

I am trying to install Xubuntu 13.10 on a G75VX laptop which has Windows 8 Pre-Installed. So my installation has to be in EFI mode. I've had Xubuntu 13.10 installed in it for a while on a different ...
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2answers
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Xubuntu installed when I was expecting Ubuntu

Yesterday, I downloaded and installed a Ubuntu 13.04 (using the minimised CD) on a Revo. Everything worked fine, I quited liked it (pretty new to Linux), and I thought I'd add it to my PC as a dual ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to Install Xubuntu Inside Windows (no downloading)

I have these files. ubuntu-12.04.3-wubi-amd64.tar.xz ubuntu-12.04.1-i386.iso xubuntu-12.04-i386.iso I want to install Xubuntu inside windows. I have tried with wubi.exe --dimagepath=path but ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Install xubuntu alongside windows

I chose to install xubuntu with windows, using the link. My operating System, is Windows XP Professional, 32 bit. Everything worked fine, until the file coping step, during installation. It stopped ...
0
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0answers
29 views

How to install Xubuntu from a hard drive instead of a DVD or a USB stick? [duplicate]

I have an old computer and I want to install Xubuntu 13.04 on it. The problem is it has no DVD drive (only a CD one) and it won't boot from a USB stick (it boots from the CD-ROM and/or the HDD only). ...
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0answers
540 views

Best Ubuntu-based distro for older computer? [closed]

I am an Ubuntu-enthusiast and computer repair business owner. I conviced one of my customers to let me replace his Windows Vista installation with an Ubuntu-based one. I assured him that it would ...
2
votes
2answers
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Installing Gnome 3 on Xubuntu 12.04?

I have a few questions about this. I have Xubuntu 12.04 installed, using the default xfce, but I really like the look of Gnome 3. However, I always see people complaining about it. Would installing it ...
0
votes
1answer
161 views

Reinstall Windows 8 in a Dual Boot Setup?

I am currently using Lubuntu in tandem with Windows 8 in a dual boot setup. Windows 8 is getting sluggish, so I want to do a clean install of it. In addition, I want to go from Lubuntu to Xubuntu (my ...
1
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1answer
1k views

Upgrade to Rhythmbox 2.99.1 in Xubuntu

I'd like to get the updates of rhythmbox for xubuntu but am really struggling to work out how. I've tried directly installing the deb from here but it gives an error about breaking package dependency ...
0
votes
1answer
611 views

Cant' dual install Xubuntu and Windows 7

Had Xubuntu 12.04 installed on my computer. Later on I decided to dual install Windows 7. I opened up GParterd and created a partition for Windows 7 and formatted it at NTSF. Well, when I try to ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Install/Play Minecraft on Xubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I´ve just installed Xubuntu and installed java on it and I can't play minecraft and have no idea how to install it! Could anyone help me!
2
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4answers
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Is it possible to make an EXACT ISO of my system to put on other computers?

I am new to linux, but had a question. I am getting in the business of buying old computers, putting Linux on them, then donating them to students who don't have their own computer at home. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Installed Xubuntu from USB stick now only boots up if USB stick is inserted

quite new to XUbuntu but here goes.. I've got HP Microserver that I am trying to install XUbuntu onto. No dual boot, will be XUbuntu only. So I downloaded the ubuntu ISO and made up a bootable USB ...
0
votes
2answers
549 views

Where does Ubuntu Software Center install mscorefonts on Xubuntu? Where does it install anything?

I have installed mscorefonts from Ubuntu Software Center. But I can't find them neither: in /etc/fonts/ nor in /usr/local/ nor in /usr/local/share/fonts/. Also I can't find any info about ...
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1answer
337 views

Why am I stuck while installing xubuntu on netbook?

I just downloaded Xubuntu and created a bootable usb as mention in the website using startup disk creator then I checked the priority of booting and the first was uefi:usb flash.... Then a menu ...
0
votes
1answer
405 views

Lubuntu Unable to Boot/Install

So I did something very stupid. I was using Xubuntu. I wanted to try Lubuntu so I installed the Lubuntu Desktop Flavor. Thinking that I had installed the whole thing, I uninstalled Xubuntu. Through ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

What is the name of the the live-CD installer?

I am trying to install Xubuntu from a live-CD but when i click the icon on the desktop to install nothing happens. How can I start that installer from the console?
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vote
1answer
42 views

Is it safe to rollback Wubi without fresh Wubi install?

I've installed Ubuntu 12.10, then I made a backup from root.disk file. I decided to change from Ubuntu to Xubuntu. So I downloaded Xubuntu 12.10 ISO image and reinstalled Wubi. In case I'm want to ...
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votes
1answer
126 views

First time using Ubuntu not sure the installation is correct

So I got fed up with Microsoft and decided I was going to start using exclusively open source products. Very little experience outside the Windows OS environment so I picked Ubuntu which I thought ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

install CD hangs

Trying to install 32bit x86 xubuntu on sdb. sda has grub, W2000 and Fedora-3. Install CD live session works like a charm (this is why I chose xubuntu based on previous experience with it on usb stick ...
2
votes
2answers
554 views

Changing distribution and keeping user files

I am using Kubuntu now, and hava partition as /home seperate from /. I want to install xubuntu instead of kubuntu. Can I do that without affecting my files at /home and is there any disadvanteges of ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Install XUbuntu from CD without using graphical installer?

I have an older machine onto which I'd like to install XUbuntu 12.04 32bit desktop. I have prepared the CD, and can boot from it, but the graphical installer is slow to the point of uselessness while ...
1
vote
1answer
254 views

CD Based Usage of debootstrap?

I have installed 12.04 xubuntu alternative with whole disk encryption on a machine. I am attempting to set up a schroot usage of backbox 3.01 (an ubuntu 12.04 derivative from what I can tell) under ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

xubuntu 12.10 install to sdb, no grub

After asking here I deleted my entire ubuntu install and reinstalled xubuntu as per instructions here. I've partitioned 20gb root, 478gb home, 2gb swap, on sdb (a non-booting windowsXP is on sda). I ...