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Installing Ubuntu 13.10 alongside Windows 8.1 [duplicate]

I have a Dell Inspiron 5520 (8GB Ram, 1TB HDD) and I have installed Windows 8.1 x64 on it. I want to install Ubuntu and dual boot Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu but I can't (my problem isn't the dual booting ...
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Install Ubuntu inside/alongside windows 7 [duplicate]

I'm confused about Ubuntu, last time I installed it, I lost all my Data on hard drive (as I have no experience of Ubuntu). But still I love this operating system as I want some change, the thing I ...
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Can I clean install Ubuntu over top of existing Ubuntu install partition on a Windows dual-boot drive without reformatting whole drive? [duplicate]

I have Windows 7 and Ubuntu dual-booted on my hard drive. My Ubuntu installation became kind of messed up and I don't know how to fix it. So it would just be easier for me to just do a fresh install ...
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How to Dual Boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install Ubuntu without removing Windows? So firstly I tried to install Ubuntu, from the website to run alongside Windows. Went through Wubi etc. Asked me if I ...
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Dual boot Windows 7 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

So I hava a TOSHIBA laptop (64 bit) with Windows 7 Home Premium. First I downloaded wubi.exe and I installed it to my laptop. The only problem with this when I start Ubuntu I always get an error: ...
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How to install Ubuntu on a laptop alongside Windows Vista? [duplicate]

I have Windows vista 64 bit with a free D: drive that has nothing on it. How do I install Ubuntu Dual Boot The drive is formatted but did I do it right? How can I tell?
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Is my Laptop compatible for a dual boot? [duplicate]

I have an asus laptop, windows 8 is the current OS. I am trying to install ubuntu as a dual boot, so far I have tried downloading it from the ubuntu website however a message error showed when I tried ...
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Dual booting Ubuntu on Windows 7 from E:// drive [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install Ubuntu without removing Windows? I am planning on installing Ubuntu 12 on top of Windows 7 as a dual-bootable system. I have completely emptied the E:// ...
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Should I backup my data partition before installing Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have my HDD with two partitions (C:\ with W7 on it and D:\ with all my data). I really want to leave W7 behind and get my laptop only running Ubuntu :). When I run the installation CD, ¿will it ...
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Dual boot Ubuntu 16.04.3 & Windows 10 [duplicate]

I have just bought an Acer Aspire laptop with Windows 10 installed. Wife wants Windows but I prefer Linux. Had dual boot with Win 7 before and it worked well. I know it did not go well with Vista. ...
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Is there any way to dual boot Windows 7 and Lubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install Ubuntu without removing Windows? Just wandering if there is any way to dual boot my windows 7 OS with Lubuntu, as I have a netbook, and don't want to loose ...
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Dual-boot Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit and Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit on Crucial MX100 512GB SSD [duplicate]

Good evening all, I trust you are well. This is my first time on AskUbuntu, the first time I ask something. Nice to meet you all. I have some questions and I hope you can help me find the answers. ...
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Will I lose all my files from XP OS if I install Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have a simple question. I have a disc particion to C, D and E on my Windows XP and I want to install Ubuntu. Will I lose all my files from D and E (it's like 50 gb, and I don't have an external ...
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bootmgr is missing [duplicate]

How do I setup the file system and partitions to dual-boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu? Bootmgr is missing, and the OS cannot be found. I've looked at a few utilities, like UBCD, but they are somewhat ...
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how to dual boot Windows 7 & Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I want to dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu on my PC, but I think I need a little help since this is the first time I do any dual booting. I'm following the instructions from http://lifehacker.com/...

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