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Howie Williams
October 6th, 2008, 11:38 AM
Hi, I have downloaded and extracted desktop version and am ready to install Ubuntu.
1. Can I run ubuntu and Windows XP at the same time and toggle between the 2?
2. Do I need to have a separate security system for Ubuntu (anti spyware anti virus etc.)?
3. How easy is it to transfer settings browser and email?

October 6th, 2008, 11:59 AM
you will need to burn the .ISO file (image) that you downloaded to a CD but after you have done that you can simply put the disk in and run Ubuntu inside Windows. You can install a fire wall and anti virus program if you decide to permanently install Ubuntu but for running it inside Windows you should be relatively safe.

Howie Williams
October 6th, 2008, 12:04 PM
Thanks will try that.