View Full Version : [ubuntu] How to install on 2nd partition

November 17th, 2008, 02:33 PM
hi all i was wondering how to install ubuntu 8.10 on a 2nd partition i need step by step instructions due to im new with this i tryed my self but i ended up screwing up my vista installion

November 17th, 2008, 03:25 PM

After spending some minutes to write a good reply, I found this :-P


Specially the third external how-to could be what you're looking for, since that is the tricky part

Take a look at it ;-)

November 18th, 2008, 05:15 AM
ok tryed it it has nothing to do with 8.10 partitioning system except the 1st option of automatic partitioning when i do it it says an error occurred while writing the changes to the storage devices the resize operation has been aborted any ideas???

November 18th, 2008, 05:23 AM
Try this guide
http://apcmag.com/how_to_dualboot_vista_with_linux_vista_installed_f irst.htm?page=1

November 18th, 2008, 05:42 AM
thanks seems to be working will check if windows boots as well after its done

November 18th, 2008, 06:11 AM
IT WORKS!!! thanks it worked im up and running thanks heaps