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How to uninstall chrome OS and install Ubuntu 16.04 fully (not Crouton) on a Chromebook [duplicate]

I want to uninstall Chrome OS and install Ubuntu instead. How would I do this?
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How do I access Ubuntu on Acer Chromebook after installation? [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu in my chromebook but it only boots into chrome OS. My goal is to have my Chromebook booting into Ubuntu.
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How to install Ubuntu on a Chromebook 3? [duplicate]

I read that it's possible to install Ubuntu on a Samsung Chromebook, but I have a Samsung Chromebook 3 model code xe303c12-a01uk. Could you please tell me where I can get the Ubuntu installation ...
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How to boot Chromebook from SD card without entering developer mode? [duplicate]

I have a question. Is it at all possible to install Ubuntu or Chrubuntu onto a SD Card and then boot a chromebook from said SD card? I know this is easily possible, but the chromebook in question ...
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How to install Ubuntu 32-bit on Asus C300 chromebook [duplicate]

I have just purchased a chromebook, Asus C300, in hopes that I would be able to install ubuntu on it instead of chrome os. The other options I see are chrubuntu and crouton but neither really give me ...
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How to install Ubuntu on a CR-48 Chromebook? [duplicate]

A few weeks ago my chromebook got crazy and its OS got corrupted for an unknown reason. I'd like to instal Ubuntu 12.04 64bit on it using a bootable USB pendrive, but since it is not the usual ...
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Chromebook to Ubuntu without crouton [duplicate]

I only see tutorials for installing Ubuntu on a Chromebook with crouton, but I want fully working Ubuntu! Is it possible to Install Ubuntu on a Chromebook without crouton?
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Installing Ubuntu on Acer Chromebook 13? [duplicate]

Hey guys I was looking to install Ubuntu on my Acer Chromebook 13 (CB5-311-T1UU) in the way outlined in on the comment made on this thread: True Ubuntu on Chromebook ARM (samsung) It appears that ...
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How to install Ubuntu 13.10 on Acer C7 Chromebook via USB? [duplicate]

I am using Chromebook Acer C7. Since the BIOS is EFI, how can I install Ubuntu 13.10 from USB on that laptop? Will Unetbootin work on that? As I went to that website it tells that it can't boot from ...
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5 votes
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Installing Ubuntu 13.04 on Samsung Chromebook 550 [duplicate]

Is it possible to install Ubuntu 13.04 and later releases on a Chromebook 550 like you would on a Windows laptop etc? I'm thinking of getting one of these Chromebooks to do this and run it alongside ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 on Acer C720 [duplicate]

Does anyone know how to do a clean install of Ubuntu on this chromebook? By this I mean that I want to totally remove ChromeOS and only use Ubuntu, I don't want to use Crubuntu. Just a link to a guide ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a Chromebook? [duplicate]

Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a Chromebook? If so, what are the minimum system requirements? Will Ubuntu preform as well on the Chromebook as on a Windows laptop?
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How do I set Ubuntu as my default OS on a Chromebook? [duplicate]

I recently downloaded Ubuntu for my Samsung 5 Chromebook from: http://cr-48-ubuntu.googlecode.com/files/install-ubuntu-1204-7.sh Whenever I restart the computer, it goes back to Chrome OS. How can I ...
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Replacing Chrome OS on ASUS C300 for Ubuntu [duplicate]

I have a Asus C300 and I was wondering if it is possible to uninstall chrome OS and replace it with Ubuntu. If it is possible can I also have some instructions on how to do it.
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Want to install Ubuntu on Chromebook [duplicate]

I have an Acer C720, with a 64 gb SSD, in which I would like to install Ubuntu. But I don't want the "crouton" version. If I follow the directions from here (https://www.linux.com/learn/tutorials/...
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