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Having issues with interactive-sections during autoinstall

You need to put interactive-sections under autoinstall. #cloud-config autoinstall: interactive-sections: - identity ... By specifying interactive-sections you may get prompted for more than ...
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Is there a time limit for the remove media screen after installing Ubuntu with ISO?

No it will not be re-installed. It'll just sit there waiting for you to remove media & press Enter and reboot. On some hardware the reboot doesn't happen though (hardware/firmware specific). You ...
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How would I autoinstall 22.04 from USB?

Ubuntu Server and Ubuntu Desktop during the 22.04 cycle used two different installers. 22.04 Desktop = Ubiquity installer = Debian Preseed 22.04 Server = Subiquity installer = Cloud-init The ...
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Fix for screen flickering during install

I attempted dual booting Fedora 37 and Windows 11 on my Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Pro and had similar issues to you. After entering the Fedora installation the screen started flickering like crazy and the ...
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For Ubuntu 22.10 installation using Something Else is UEFIi system mandatory

It's mandatory for GPT-formatted disks (sorta. You probably don't want to open that can of worms). If you don't want UEFI, you need an MBR disk, you should ensure that legacy boot/BIOS compatibility ...
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Ubuntu Server 20.04 setup stuck at "Block probing did not discover any disks"

I had the same issue when trying to install Ubuntu 22.04 on a Dell Optiplex Micro. Changing the SATA bios settings fixed it for me. Set the SATA operation to AHCI.
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UbuntuStudio 22.04 initramfs error in USB FAT32 live session

Make Bootable USB by Hand (UEFI only) Most modern computers, (UEFI), do not need a Live USB maker to boot Ubuntu, (or Windows). In Ubuntu use GParted to create an ~8GB NTFS partition on the USB or on ...
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UbuntuStudio 22.04 initramfs error in USB FAT32 live session

I have just now, tested creating a bootable USB stick with MX Live USB-Maker that formats the USB with ISO9660 and can fit that image and keep the bootable aspect of the USB.
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How can I tell what date Ubuntu was installed?

Unfortunately most answers can be misleading for cloud services because they often have an image they created beforehand. In that case the best bet might be delving inside /var/log files and finding ...
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Ubuntu Server 20.04 setup stuck at "Block probing did not discover any disks"

I had same issue when try install ubuntu 20.04 on Hp ProLiant dl380e gen8 I solved disabling on bios option dynamicSmart Array https://downloads.linux.hpe.com/SDR/project/ubuntu-hpdsa/rbsu.jpg https://...
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Ubuntu 22.04 KVM Installation

Can you post your netplan config file? Seems like the parser is happy with the yaml but netplan not so much. Also, KVM will start and run without the addition of the bridge and if you only want local ...
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Ubuntu installation on Poweredge 720: "Block probing did not discover any disks"

The problem in this case was a bad battery in the PERC raid card. I swapped the card out for a H710 card, and this worked much better.
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ubuntu 22.04 autoinstall storage section , "autoinstall config did not create needed bootloader partition"

As I ran in the same issue mentioned here (among others), I followed @dleidert suggestion to run interactive and look at the resulting config. For me the fix was to add grub_device: true to the disk, ...
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How do I install Ubuntu 22.10 on a Linux Mint 20.3 system?

Looks like you have an SSD that you wish to install Ubuntu 22.10 to. This is a simple install. Ubuntu has an excellent step by step guide. You need a USB drive (on which to flash the live environment),...
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Installing Ubuntu-22.04.1 on HP Envy Laptop Not Working

I had the same behavior wile booting with a Ubuntu 22.04 boot stick. Bevor that I made a distupgrade from 21.10 to 22.04 on the same notebook and was not able to boot the standart Kernel. I think it ...
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Overwriting Flash Drive with ISO File?

Yes of course you can rewrite it with whatever you want. Flash drives are not one-time-use. The tutorial you linked is the most authoritative/official source so that's a good guide to follow. There ...
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Ubuntu reinstallation issue

There's quite a few that will swear by Rufus. I haven't had the best of luck with it myself in the past. If you've got a working Windows machine, might try spinning up diskpart and then select disk &...
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windows 10 files disapearing with dual boot ubuntu 22.04 LTS OS short on space

I'm not quite sure what the problem really was or what I did but the issue seems to be solved. Here are some things I tried: Avoiding using Linux. Resizing the root partition. Looking the the Linux ...
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Ubuntu install freezes, maybe due to raid0 / hidden partition

I think the safest thing to do is: boot from the usb -->choose 'try Ubuntu' -->in GParted delete the partitions. Then boot again and change the setting to AHCI in the UEFI ( BIOS ) -->safe ...
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Slow installation of 22.04 under WSL

Ubuntu and Ubuntu 22.04 now ship with the OOBE disabled by default so install time has gone down to be similar to Focal. A newer OOBE was made for Ubuntu (Preview) that is much faster.
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"No operating system found" after clean install of Ubuntu 22.04

Had a similar problem with a lenovo thinkcentre. Tried moving HDD up the boot list. tried resizing and formatting some of my previous partitions. Ultimately ended up in a "no operating system ...
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How can I find out my user name?

yeah if you have stuck here in login in ubuntu through writing like this... or if you had pressed ctrl+alt+f7.enter image description here enter image description here
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Will Ubuntu installation process be straight forward on any laptop?

When in doubt, purchase from a vendor with a generous return policy. The Ubuntu installer has a "Try Ubuntu" environment so you can test your hardware BEFORE installing. Use it. Test, test, ...
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Ubuntu 20.04.5 LTS image on a flash drive isn't seen by the booter. 22.04 works fine and Ubuntu can be installed

I managed to fix it. The problem was with Windows Secure Boot. When I disabled it, everything worked fine. Still help for your time :)
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How to fix blank screen with mouse pointer on Ubuntu install reboot?

Choosing wayland on the login screen helped me To do that you may need to install lightdm and set lightdm as default manager
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Ubuntu 22.04 Installation USB killed two M2 SSD drives

It seems that this happens on newer Lenovo laptops This has happened 4 times now on 2 different Laptops. Lenovo Legion 5 with 12700h, and IdeaPad3 with Ryzen 7 5825u (I can not tell you the exact ...
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Does installing Ubuntu erase your partitions

No Need for Ubuntu to Erase Partitions when Installing Step By Step - Caution, Windows bootloader will be replaced by GRUB. Instructions for backup are not included in this answer. Use Windows Disk ...
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