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    Re: Verification email not coming through

    Email is linked to preferred email you use to sign in with SSO.

    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2230004
  2. Re: the grub-efi-amd64 package failed to install into /target/.

    Boot into Windows using UEFI boot menu (same key you used to choose flash drive).
    Turn off fast start up or make other Windows repairs using Windows internal repair console.
    Best to also make a...
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    Re: Looking for a GRUB2 expert

    I have used rEFInd for emergency boot. It uses icons & you can use mouse. Mouse does not work with grub, so not gui.

    Grub can give you the screen you show with just a background image and turning...
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    Re: Looking for a GRUB2 expert

    Grub still is not graphical.
    If you want graphical, see rEFInd.
    Alternative efi boot manager for UEFI limited systems:
    http://www.rodsbooks.com/refind/ &

    But their is a lot of info on theming...
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    Re: Username change request

    First choice was available, lot of bilbobaggins*
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    Re: Looking for a GRUB2 expert

    Oldfred does not do consulting.
    Others also have good ideas, so best just to post your questions and then we all can help.

    Manual 2.04
    https://www.gnu.org/software/grub/manual/grub/grub.pdf...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Issues with new Ubuntu 18.04 install

    In Nautilus the side bar show or not is a setting in preferences.

    Settings look normal, did you change user name(s) and then user 1000 is not the default in /home?

    In Nautilus I like to turn on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Issues with new Ubuntu 18.04 install

    Post these (use code tags # in forum advanced editor):

    cat /etc/fstab
    lsblk -f
    sudo parted -l
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    [SOLVED] Re: fwupdate - Needed ?

    Not all systems support UEFI update from Linux.

    If your system not on list you do not now need it. And most vendors are not adding older systems, just the newer ones.
    So if not on list now, it...
  10. Re: the grub-efi-amd64 package failed to install into /target/.

    If this does not fix it, then Windows fast start up may be on. Grub only boots working Windows.

    sudo update-grub
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Booting problems not resolved after boot repair

    You need to make sure Windows fast start up is off.
    Fast Start up off (always on hibernation), note that Windows turns this back on with updates, SHIFT + Shut down button...
  12. Re: bnx2 module sis missing in ubuntu 16 with kernel 4.8.0-56

    You may need 16.04.1 as newer kernels obsoleted the SIS driver.

    The stock kernel of Ubuntu 17.04 is doing away with Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) support for a number of ancient graphics...
  13. Re: bnx2 module sis missing in ubuntu 16 with kernel 4.8.0-56

    Thread closed Duplicate
    Please do not post duplicate threads on same issue.
    We all are volunteers and need to know what already had been suggested to avoid duplication.

    See...
  14. Re: how to install ubuntu on second disk alongside Windows 10(with grub on separate d

    Grub will boot Windows on another drive, if UEFI Secure Boot is off. If Secure Boot is on, it will not boot Windows as something the the chain of trust is lost.
    I have seen the output of efibootmgr...
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    Re: Grub fails to find Windows partition

    I like grub as I know it.

    But I do have rEFInd on several old flash drives. Several are now so small as not otherwise useful, but rEFInd fits.
    And I have rEFInd in ESP on my third drive in one...
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    Re: Grub fails to find Windows partition

    You converted Windows boot partition on sda1 from NTFS with boot flag to boot Windows on sda2 to the ESP - efi system partition FAT32 with boot flag. Then it looks like you converted sda1 to a Linux...
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    Re: Name change request

    First choice was available.
  18. Re: Broke my dual boot with Windows by installing Pop!_OS over Manjaro, boot-repair

    Moved to Other OS sub-forum since POP issue.


    Boot0000* Windows Boot...
  19. Re: How do I deploy an iso with persistence built in?

    @sudodus
    Have not tried extracted ISO for ages. Only tried it with 20.04 as I have one computer with only one drive and wanted to update it from old install. It also has 18.04, but is primarily a...
  20. Re: How do I deploy an iso with persistence built in?

    Newest version of Ubuntu does not work with extracted method. The added a couple of links which do not work in FAT32 partitions.

    Links in FAT32 error:...
  21. Re: the grub-efi-amd64 package failed to install into /target/.

    Be sure to boot in BIOS boot mode & check purge grub in grub options & it should default to sda as MBR to install into.

    https://sourceforge.net/p/boot-repair/home/Home/
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    Re: Grub2 Fails to install?

    In Ubuntu you can turn off the auto updates. But it wants to apply security based updates.
    Then when computer connected to the Internet at home or someplace with higher limits, updates can be run.
    ...
  23. Re: the grub-efi-amd64 package failed to install into /target/.

    You cannot mix UEFI & BIOS on same drive.
    Microsoft requires MBR partitioning for BIOS boot systems and must have boot flag on the primary NTFS partition with Windows boot files. Your sda1 has both...
  24. Re: how to install ubuntu on second disk alongside Windows 10(with grub on separate d

    If Windows fast start up off, this then should add Windows to grub menu.
    sudo update-grub

    But if mostly using Windows and booting from UEFI boot menu, you really do not have to add Windows to...
  25. Re: Second time installing Ubuntu, second time FREEZE at "installing the grub2 packag

    Do not use 19.04, it has reached EOL or end of life.
    Ubuntu 19.04 support ends on January 23, 2020.

    Best to use 18.04.4LTS or if very new hardware 19.10.
    20.04LTS will be out in April.
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