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    [ubuntu] Installing 'wipe' when using Live CD

    I'm trying to wipe a hard drive, completely. So I'm following instructions that says to run Ubuntu from a Live CD, and install 'wipe' with the following terminal command:

    sudo apt-get install wipe...
  2. [ubuntu] A little confusion about wiping the hard disk

    Disregard... I was reading the screen wrong..... :\
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    [SOLVED] Re: ttf-mscorefonts-installer failure

    Worked perfectly, thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Re: ttf-mscorefonts-installer failure

    There is a package already installed?? I'm not aware of that, and never saw a EULA related to it. If the package is installed, where do I go to uninstall it?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Officially part of the Ubuntu world!

    Dennis, thank you! Very helpful, I've installed both and giving them a try to see which I prefer. From the looks of it I may very well use both for various reasons. :)
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    [ubuntu] Re: Officially part of the Ubuntu world!

    Thanks, everyone. Good food for thought, and some nice links in good directions. The Software Centre is chock full of so many apps/progs, almost all of them unfamiliar to me, that I thought maybe I...
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    [SOLVED] ttf-mscorefonts-installer failure

    Brand new installation of Ubuntu 14.04, installed over Windows 7.

    After installing, I got the following message. And each time I boot up. Everything works fine except that I'm getting this...
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    [ubuntu] Alternatives to Windows software

    Hi all, I joined this forum more than a year-and-a-half ago when I first wanted to leave the Microsoft world. Unfortunately, my Win7 machine didn't support a dual-boot setup, so I had to wait until...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Nervous about installing dual boot with Win7 x64

    Thanks, guys. The video was especially helpful to see how relatively simple it is. The in-depth info in the first reply is good reference material, though it gives me more :shock: feelings, lol.
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  10. [ubuntu] Nervous about installing dual boot with Win7 x64

    Absolutely new to Ubuntu, a refugee from the Microsoft world. Windows 8 made my decision for me.

    I'm currently running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit on a Dell Inspiron 1750
    I have downloaded...
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