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October 15th, 2010, 03:42 AM
Hi, I'm installing Ubuntu for the first time in my laptop, whose O.S is in japanese... this is a FUJITSU, Windows Vista and Core Duo, but I don't know which characteristics are relevant, I would like to know the procedure to get necessary information(drivers are the only ones I think I should get, but I don't know where to get them) to install Ubuntu...thanks!

October 15th, 2010, 03:44 AM
Boot off a livecd first and make sure that everything works as expected.

October 15th, 2010, 04:01 AM
I already have the Ubuntu CD, but I tried the trial version...because I think I must already have the drivers first...I don't know where I can get them..or this step is not necessary? (sorry for my english)...thanks!

October 15th, 2010, 04:05 AM
If everything worked ok when you ran it off the cd, then you should be good to go to install. There really isn't a need to worry about drivers the same way you would in Windows.

October 15th, 2010, 04:13 AM
I'll try that..i'll let you know if somehting goes wrong!...thanks!