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Questions tagged [system-installation]

Questions about installing Ubuntu in any supported architecture. Post-installation questions should not be under this tag.

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Installing Ubuntu Server 18.04 on old PC “no bootable device”

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 18.04 on a PC with an old Intel motherboard. The installation finished ok, but at restart it says no bootable device I suppose that Ubuntu was installed in UEFI ...
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18.04 installation broke. Something I can do?

Thanks for looking at this. I have a 10 year old Acer laptop and I have been using ubuntu for the operating system. I tried to update to 18.04. It said during the update that it was likely broken. ...
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How to fix the installation of Ubuntu 18.04.1?

I am trying to install Ubuntu 18.04.1 ree my USB with Rufus and I followed the instructions of Asus to enter Bios. It starts from the USB and the installation starts, but when you get to the "Updates ...
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Live USB reboots after purple screen

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 18.04 on my HP Envy 13 Laptop: i7-8550, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, NVidia GeForce MX150, Windows 10. I've created the bootable USB and disabled secure-boot in my BIOS. I'm ...
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Installing windows 10 on ubuntu 18.04.1 [duplicate]

I already have Ubuntu installed and I want to dual boot it with Windows 10. The problem is most tutorials instruct how to install Ubuntu after Windows is already installed and not the other way around....
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Failed to start Snappy Daemon, Disk Manager, and Network Manager on installation media?

A picture of the error messages Im trying to install Ubuntu 18.04 on my computer, and I made a bootable USB using Rufus and the amd64 18.04 iso. When I do the 'try without installing' option, it ...
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Ubuntu Live CD installer stuck at initial scrren

I tried installing the newest version of Desktop Ubuntu on a sort of corrupted Windows XP PC to try and make it usable again. The only option I have is through the Live CD installer. When I boot up it ...
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i have problem when i install or update Ubuntu

hi guys when i rty to install or update my ubuntu syste, i get this message : command and message : mrrobot@mrrobot-pc:~$ sudo apt-get -f install upstart Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Touchpad and keyboard stop responding after a few seconds in the Ubuntu installation

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS on a Dell Inspiron 7567 laptop. I created a bootable USB with Rufus following the instructions on the Ubuntu installation tutorial. Seconds after selecting ...
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Not enough computer space when installing ubuntu

When I try to install Ubuntu it says I don't have enough space on my computer. Also when I try to boot from USB it says there is no USB on the system, so I end up booting from linpus lite. I created ...
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Ubuntu freezes after boot

i have a little problem with PC (older one). It was not possible to install Ubuntu alongside with Windows Vista, Ubuntu freezes after boot , so I decided to install Ubuntu on a second hard drive and i ...
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Can I install ubuntu on Xbox 360?

I have Ubuntu 18.04 on the flash and I want to install Ubuntu 18.04 on the xbox 360 jtag. Can I do this? If yes, please show me the way to do this.
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Ubuntu Server 16.04: Sees only logical volumes (hardware RAID), doesn't see physical disks

Situation: I have a server (see info below). I need to install Ubuntu on the physical drive, but not on the logical one (hardware RAID). But during installation I can't see my physical drives, so it'...
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Cannot install Ubuntu from an USB stick: AE_NOT_FOUND, AE_ALREADY_EXISTS

I bought a new laptop Lenovo Legion Y530 which came with windows as default. I want to install Ubuntu and have a dual boot but can't make it work. At first I had to figure out how to make it boot from ...
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Dual boot issue on separate drives

My desktop has a NVMe drive and a HDD. I installed Win10 on the NVMe and tried installing Ubuntu 18.04 on the HDD. In the Ubuntu installer I could see Win10 installed on NVMe as /sda, so I installed ...
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Trying to install Ubuntu 18.04.1 on an external HDD and the installer crashes after grub fails to install

As the title says I am trying to install Ubuntu to and external HDD. I can get through the installation just fine until it tries to install the grub loader, I believe this is supposed to fail since ...
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Cannot Install 18.04.1 on Intel 8th Gen NUC (8i7HVK)

We have been having nothing but issues installing 18.04 on the latest version of the Intel NUC (8i7HVK). On the previous NUCs (6TH GEN 6i7KYK) we have had great success. We get through the typical ...
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grub installation failed on HP [duplicate]

installation failed grub-efi-amd64-signed install into /target/. without the grub boot loader, the installed system will not boot.
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Installation to internal HD failed (Input/Outut error during read on /dev/sda) [duplicate]

I received a PC that was running Windows with a boot problem, the automatic recovery program of Windows failed and I couldn't access the PC (I can't access Windows anymore). I installed Ubuntu with ...
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Boot problem with custom preseed in 18.04: /dev/ram does not exist

I'm trying to adapt our preseed installation image from 16.04 to 18.04 These are the lines from the grub txt.cfg: kernel /casper/vmlinuz append preseed/file=/cdrom/preseed/sc-server.seed debian-...
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Ubuntu software download query - difference between vdi and iso file types

I am doing a course on embedded systems, and I need to install Ubuntu for that. While searching the web for doing so I came across two forms in which the Ubuntu software is downloaded, namely the ...
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I'm not being able to install Ubuntu 18.04 in my PC

I'm currently using windows 10 on my PC and, for the first time in my life, I decided to go for Ubuntu and uninstall win10. I just did create the bootable USB flash drive and then entered my BIOS to ...
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I can't install Ubuntu due to disk alignment problems, I'm new to Ubuntu so any help is appreciated

I'm new and really can't figure this out, I just got to the point where I feel I'm doing some things right with how I install Ubuntu but the installer doesn't work right... The error message I get is ...
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Installing Ubuntu on a MSI GS65, freezes at login screen [duplicate]

Did anybody figure out how to successfully install Ubuntu 16.04 or 18.04 on a MSI GS65 8RF? After finally installing it (after following the steps in this video), it freezes when I try to log in. I'...
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What version on Ubuntu must I download to run on an Intel d865gbf motherboard [duplicate]

Firstly I am very new to Linux i.e. never used it before (have used plenty of other OS) I have an old desktop computer -motherboard in an intel d865gbf and I would like to run Ubuntu linux on it. What ...
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Thinkpad p52s cannot boot live usb/dvd

I have a new Lenovo Thinkpad p52s laptop (listed as certified on the Ubuntu website) which currently has windows 10 pro installed. I have been trying to replace windows with Ubuntu for the past week ...
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Installing Ubuntu 18.04 on an iMac with a blank hard drive [duplicate]

I have an iMac 2009 model, and a new hard drive. I wanted to know what's the easiest way to get ubuntu installed on it. I've looked everywhere and found only old answers, or things that don't apply. ...
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Is my Ubuntu 18.04 using 8GB ram instead of 4GB?

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 and Window 10 on the same machine (dual boot) and recently I have upgraded the RAM from 4GB to 8GB. After that window-10 still used 4GB instead of 8GB. I had performed the "...
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How do I select booting from a USB Flash drive to reinstall Kubuntu? [duplicate]

I have Kubuntu 18.04 installed on my PC, but it is corrupted, soI want to reinstall. I plugged my USB and tried that, but instead of booting into the installer app, it always runs the prior ...
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Problem with Ubuntu Server installation

I have a problem when installing Ubuntu Server. How can I solve it?
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Why doesn't my laptop boot after installing Ubuntu 18.04.1 alongside Windows 10?

I had Windows 10 installed in C drive. Then I tried to install Ubuntu in another drive but grub-efi-signed-error kept showing up. So I created a 200MB EFI logical partition in that drive and turned ...
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Why my ubuntu running slow in my new laptop? [closed]

I installed ubuntu 16.04 in my asus laptop.. It have 1 tb hdd 4 gb ram Intel core i3 7100u 2.4 ghz processor
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Error installing Ubuntu 18.04

I'm having trouble installing Ubuntu 18.04. I do not know why. I put the installer on a USB with Rufus. I followed the guide that the page provides. When I restart the PC to start the installation ...
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Dual installation partitioning issue on Lenovo laptop with Windows 10

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 alongside Windows on my HP laptop. No issues whatsoever. I got a new laptop (Lenovo) still Windows 10, however when I try to boot it off of a USB. I get to the ...
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Can't install Ubuntu on Lenovo Ideapad 100s using USB

I have been struggling with installing Ubuntu on my Lenovo 100s laptop. I have completed the following: Installed Ubuntu Desktop on a 8GB USB drive using Rufus. I have backed up the computer to ...
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Kernel panic after installing dual boot with Windows 10

I recently received a new work laptop (HP Elitebook) with Windows 10 installed. I want to install a Ubuntu distribution on a separate partition, and since it's my first time doing this on UEFI and ...
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Ubuntu Installation Error [duplicate]

There is problem installing Ubuntu on my computer. Error : Failed to load ldlinux.c32 This error occurs when it starts to boot.
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command error for installtion [closed]

i use install command to make sure i had anaconda on my system for use it as import to use for installing pyarrow module.how do i use aanaconda as import it for installation of pyarrow Requirement ...
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Stuck with install of dual-boot on “remove installation media” [duplicate]

I am trying to install a dual-boot system on my windows computer (HP Spectre). I have turned off secure boot and fast boot, partitioned my hard drive (I gave 100GB to Ubuntu) and created a USB Drive ...
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problem in the instalation of ubuntu 18.04.1 with a usb

I'm new with ubuntu and I download the OS from the internet and try to install in other notebook. i stratup the computer with the usb and I install everyhing good, but when and reboot the computer and ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 not working with Intel Integrated Graphics

I'm trying to install 18.04 using my iGPU with the intention of using my dedicated GPU for GPU passthrough. Currently I'm just at the stage of trying to get Ubuntu just to work with my iGPU on the i5 ...
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error installation

I use sudo pip3 install pyarrow and it got me an error Command "python setup.py egg_info" failed with error code 1 in /tmp/pip-install-q2wrajvr/pyarrow/ i used pip3 install pyarrow but it got me ...
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Remove extra screens from CLI

I'm currently having an issue installing 18.04.1 from USB on a Zoostorm 7270-8006 Ultra Small Form Factor PC. I can boot into the Ubuntu installer or the "Try Ubuntu" mode and get the desktop with ...
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Install Ubuntu without formatting the HDD on a laptop with SSD where Windows is installed+HDD

Buen dia, me gustaria comenzar a utilizar linux, tengo una laptop con un SSD donde esta instalado windows y un HDD donde guardo la mayoria mis archivos e instalo la mayoria de los programas. La ...
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Xubuntu 18.04 LTS Install Failure on Acer SP111-32N

I am posting this issue because I had done a great deal of research and work in trying to solve it, resulting currently in a working system with one minor remaining issue. The basic install method ...
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installing Ubuntu from Live USB

env: Ubuntu 18.04, mini-ITX custom build on ASUS X470 Motherboard, M2 Samsung 970 SSD. No Windows, this system is Linux only This is a bit embarrassing. As far as I can tell, when we tried the ...
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How to fix this post installation fail in linux play? [closed]

I newly installed play Linux in one partition and on another partition I'm hoping to install Windows 10. This a Linux distro based on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I used my USB thumb drive to install this OS. ...
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Dell Precision M4800: Black screen after login with new 18.04 install

What happens (and I've repeated this a few times) is that I'll: Install 18.04.1 (to be safe: minimal installation, no 3rd party packages). Reboot, removing the USB stick in the progress. Login into ...
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“Boot device not found” when I try to boot after system installation with USB [duplicate]

After installing Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS I pressed restart now, then remove the installation medium and reboot appeared (although it should instead say press enter). I pulled the USB out and to ...
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which is the best ubuntu for my laptop? [duplicate]

I own a laptop (Acer E 15-573-32JT)... I am willing to use ubuntu in my laptop.. I want to know which ubuntu version suit my hardware best?