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Wubi gives me error executing command:

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command=C:\Windows\System32\bcdedit.exe /set {79d57369-10fa-11e2-a539-af7634f5111e} device partition=F:
stderr=An error has occurred setting the element data.

marked as duplicate by bcbc, Kevin Bowen, Warren Hill, user117103, Alaa Ali Sep 15 '13 at 17:27

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  • For Ubuntu 16.04 and Higher, Use Wubi by Hakuna Matata To Install Wubi on Windows Laptop/Computers without using a USB Stick. Wubi Hakuna Matata download from the wiki: [github.com/hakuna-m/wubiuefi/wiki] If you want to do other Linux OS, you can use Unetbootin or Rufus – WubiUbuntu980 Unity7 Refugee Sep 6 '16 at 1:36

Sorry if this is the wrong answer, but it sounds like you're trying to install Ubuntu to a Windows Dynamic Disk:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa363785%28v=vs.85%29.aspx http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc737048.aspx

Neither Wubi nor the GRUB bootloader support this, you'll need to install to a Basic Disk.

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