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    [ubuntu] Re: Windows-Ubuntu Shared partition

    I found the solution at the following site. Thanks to all for participating.
    http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/w7itprohardware/thread/35eee15b-69c0-4927-856a-3f0622893074
    Al
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    [ubuntu] Re: Filesystem sharing in dual boot system

    Looks like some more scanning the net allowed me to locate a solution. It's quite weird but as long as it works, who's to complain....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Windows-Ubuntu Shared partition

    I started the other thread you indicated in your link, but I did not indicate my disk structure. This thread has the correct structure and I hope someone can make sense of this. I originally used...
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    [ubuntu] Windows-Ubuntu Shared partition

    I am trying to use a Shared partition to contain data from Windows-7 and Ubuntu, the following is my setup. Ubuntu sees the arpartition but Windows does not. I have tried a few partition editors and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Filesystem sharing in dual boot system

    Well I managed to setup the "Shared-NTFS" as a Primary partition and Ubuntu reads and writes to it with no problem, Windows-7 cannot see the partition. I used MiniTool partition program from Windows,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Filesystem sharing in dual boot system

    THank you very much for your insightful input. This is a lot to take in immediately, since I've only been using Ubuntu for about a year...
    I can see that all the info oyu posted is good and I will...
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    [ubuntu] Filesystem sharing in dual boot system

    Good day:
    I have a laptop with Windows-7 and Ubuntu 10.04 running dual boot. I use the same set of user files in both environments but it's a chore trying to keep them in sync. Is there a way of...
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    Camcorder to USB video capture

    Good day:
    A year ago I started to move all my home PC operations from Windows to Ubuntu on a dual boot Compaq laptop. I am almost ready to give up Windows and I need to transfer one more function to...
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    Camcorder to DVD, USB Video capture

    Good day:
    I have been transferring some camcorder videos to DVD using a Sabrent USB device, when I upgraded Windows it stopped working and I purchased a Linksys USB device.
    I only have two items...
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    Compaq CQ56 laptop no networking

    I just upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 11.04 and cannot get wired or wireless network running. The configuration is still the same as the previous release but it just keeps telling me it's...
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    Ubuntu 12.04 checking drives for errors

    I have two laptops which were running dual-boot Windows and Ubuntu 10.04. I recently upgraded both to 12.04 and at every boot session they both issue a message: "Checking drives for errors". I don't...
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    Shutdown fails

    Compaq Presario desktop, 2.5Ghz, 512Mb
    I just installed Ubuntu on this machine a few months ago and all works well - except for the shutdown. When I try to shutdown the monitor powers off as...
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    Re: Many boot options on dual boot system

    Thanks a million my friend.
    That makes perfect sense. I will try it at the first opportunity to reboot.
    This Ubuntu forum is a great place to be - especially for noobs like me.
    I am slowly...
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    Many boot options on dual boot system

    I have a Dell Inspiron with Windows XP and Ubuntu 10.04, dual boot. Every time Ubuntu upgrades, a new boot option appears on the boot menu. I now have about 10 different kernels to choose from and I...
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    Re: Ubuntu networking with Windows-7

    I've been hammering away with Samba for a while and didn't get very far, but these two links are quite specific so I will follow them. I think the reason the connection is inconsistent is because of...
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    Ubuntu networking with Windows-7

    I have stumbled again. I am trying to link my Ubuntu laptop with a Windows-7 laptop. I shared my folder on the Ubuntu machine and then rebooted both machines. The Window machine displays the Ubuntu...
  17. Re: "Unison" for peer to peer wireless hookup

    Sorry for the lack of info, I am using the Nautilus 2.30.1 File Manager and the Ubuntu version is 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx.
    Since this File Manager supports shared folders, I will take that approach....
  18. "Unison" for peer to peer wireless hookup

    I must love the punishment, after 15 years of not touching Unix, I chose to install Ubuntu on an old Dell laptop, dual booting with Windows XP.
    Then I I also installed it on a Compaq laptop, dual...
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    Re: Dual-boot Compaq CQ56 laptop

    Good call - and thank you for the quick reply.
    I was wondering whether I would ever need that little HP Tools partition, and I did the following:
    Delete the HP partition
    Move the Restore partition...
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    Dual-boot Compaq CQ56 laptop

    I have successfully installed Ubuntu on a Dell laptop, with Windows XP in a dual boot environment. It was my first attempt and learned a lot in the process. My Dell is slowly dying (bad disk), but I...
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    Re: Merge two partitions

    Looks good, I booted with the install disk, deleted the partitions which would give me enough space for Ubuntu and installed over this space. I restored all the backups from my Windows partition...
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    Re: Merge two partitions

    At this point, the only partitions I want to not touch are:
    /dev/sda1
    /dev/sda2
    /dev/sda5
    these belong ro Windows-XP. Anything higher than that I can trash and re-install Ubuntu because I backed...
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    Re: Merge two partitions

    Yes, I would like top merge sda6 and sda7. sda6 is empty and I already labeled it "Ubuntu-2", to get ready for the merge, but I am not confident enough to go any further. sda7 is the installed...
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    Merge two partitions

    I am running a dual boot Dell laptop and I have two partitions I would like to merge:
    /dev/sda1 - NTFS - Windows XP
    /dev/sda2 - Extended
    /dev/sda5 - NTFS - Windows XP second partition
    /dev/sda6 -...
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    Re: Ubuntu Gnome not booting

    I used UBUNTU SOFTWARE CENTER to remove some apps, I remember one of them starts with "k" or "kd", since I had not heard of them before I removed them. I am quite new to Ubuntu so you could say I...
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