View Full Version : [wubi] Upgrade

April 30th, 2009, 05:34 PM
Hello, everybody!

I have Ubuntu 8.04 Intrepid installed "Inside windows"... I know - it sucks, but I can't get my girl off my *** about win.

So here's the question: Will everything still be normal if I upgrade to 9.04?
I mean... would it be nessecery (can't spell that!) to reinstall something and what would it be?

P.S. I'm a newbie ;-)

April 30th, 2009, 06:12 PM
Hi, and welcome to Ubuntu forums.

Installing with Wubi is fine. I am not sure if it can upgrade, as I have never tried it, however I think it would work. Please wait for someone who has actually tried it to confirm, though.

If you want to reinstall, simply copy all the files "you want to keep!" from the Wubi Ubuntu to a folder in Windows, then use add/remove in Windows to uninstall WUBI. After you do that, simply reinstall Wubi using the new 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope Install CD. Then copy all of your data back into WUBI. For all file transfers to and from WUBI I think you need to be using Ubuntu to do so.