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  1. Re: How do I install Ubuntu in Windows 10 which ntfs ?

    You are making major changes to system. You must have good backups.
    Best practice for Backups - theFu
    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2368992...
  2. Re: Existing installation, move drive to new machine?

    If UEFI system, new system will not have the UEFI boot entry.
    You should be able to boot a fallback or hard drive boot entry then use efibootmgr to create new UEFI boot entry for Ubuntu.
    Or you...
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    Re: Clone partition to new SSD - Best Way

    If UEFI with gpt partitioning, I am not sure you can clone one partition.
    GUID has info in primary partition table, backup partition table & partition that must match.
    And you cannot have...
  4. [lubuntu] Re: Unable to boot Windows XP after installing Lubuntu in dual boot

    You should just be able to use the Something Else install option.
    And you can choose to reuse your exiting partition(s). If you have separate /home partition be sure NOT to check the format box. But...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Western Digital external hard disk_ 2

    How to use Code tags, # in advanced editor
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2171721&p=12776168#post12776168
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=12776168#post12776168...
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    [ubuntu] Re: fdisk shows numerous /dev/loop

    I remove all snaps and install standard repository files. But they are now converting some apps to just being snaps.
    You can list without snaps.
    exclude snaps in commands
    lsblk -af |grep...
  7. Re: Installing Ubuntu 18.04 - confused about disks and directory structure

    New installs are just / (root). If UEFI install then it also adds an ESP - efi system partition.
    It now creates a swap file, so swap partition is not required. But with LVM installs it will still...
  8. [lubuntu] Re: Unable to boot Windows XP after installing Lubuntu in dual boot

    You never install grub to a NTFS partition, and almost never to a partition. You always want to specify a drive like sda, not a partition like sda2 for where to install grub.

    NTFS has vital...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Recovering lost ext4 partition

    Windows is known to rewrite MBR partition tables and "forget" to write a Linux partition. It usually is sda5, the first logical partition and often leaves swap as only partition inside the extended...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Slow boot and functioning ubuntu 18.04

    Are you using snaps? It is the first thing I remove. I prefer standard apps.
    snapd.seeded.service @3min 20.246s +6min 33.902s


    boot time cut in half by removing snap...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    How you boot install media from one time boot key in UEFI/BIOS is how it installs.
    Most installers will have two boot modes in boot menu for flash drive if UEFI Secure Boot is off and allow USB...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    I do not think mini.iso supports UEFI.
    You can add UEFI support.
    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2419997&p=13862419#post13862419

    How you boot install media, UEFI or BIOS is how it...
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    Re: Dual boot problem (GNU Grub minimal)

    May be best to see details, use ppa version with your live installer (2nd option) or any working install, not older Boot-Repair ISO:
    Please copy & paste link to the Boot-info summary report ( do...
  14. Re: Is it possible to dual boot WIndows 10 with Ubuntu?

    Not so easy.
    LVM is logical volumes and is not compatible with Windows.
    And it is not particularly easy to shrink as I understand it. But I do not really know LVM.
    One of LVM's main advantage is...
  15. Re: Is it possible to dual boot WIndows 10 with Ubuntu?

    UEFI or BIOS?
    Major differences, depending on type of system & how Ubuntu is installed.
    Post this:
    sudo parted -l

    If hardware is UEFI, easier to dual boot newer Windows in UEFI mode. Only...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual boot fails

    Google tells me that Sandisk has Dashboard that includes updates. Probably only for Windows.

    https://kb.sandisk.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/15108/~/sandisk-ssd-dashboard-support-information
    ...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Grub boot menu entry for EFI firmware configuration

    In grub.cfg you should see this (and only the menu entry part in grub menu), not sure it works on all systems, but it should take you into your UEFI/BIOS:


    ### BEGIN /etc/grub.d/30_uefi-firmware...
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    [kubuntu] Re: 18.04 new installation on M.2

    More info on AHCI
    https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/msi-b450-tomahawk-raid-issues.3473071/
    https://forum-en.msi.com/index.php?topic=278480.0
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual boot fails

    Many SSD particularly NVMe drives have needed firmware updates, even if new, to work in Linux.
    Have you checked to see if you have latest firmware in your SSDs.
    You probably should also make sure...
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    [kubuntu] Re: 18.04 new installation on M.2

    AMD released to vendors new UEFI update, but it was only for 19.04.
    So best not even to try any older versions for now.

    AMD UEFI/BIOS update for Ryzen 3000 series...
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    [SOLVED] Re: / Running Out of Space

    My / is 30GB on SSD and I use about 8GB, but regularly houseclean. It includes /home, but only the normally hidden files as all my data is in a data partition on HDD.

    Post these:
    sudo df -h
    ...
  22. Thread: Boot Problems

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    [SOLVED] Re: Boot Problems

    I am not seeing anything in report that looks out of line.

    What brand/model system?
    What video card/chip?

    Does Windows 7 boot ok?
    You are mounting the Windows 7 partition and if it does not...
  23. Re: Ubuntu Mate 18.04.3 x64 Sound Stopped Working?

    You may be able to use autofs or noauto, but I am not one who uses or knows those.

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Autofs
    use autofs for any storage that isn't connected directly to the...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: Booting my laptop with Ubuntu live USB (try) but not with an USB Installed Ubuntu

    Ubuntu's installer Ubiquity does not use the selection combo box on partitioning screen nor the selection of partitions. It just installs to first ESP it finds, usually your internal drive.

    You...
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    [SOLVED] Re: lubuntu Version 19.04 Login problems

    Other threads on Mini 110

    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2326940
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardwareSupport/Machines/Netbooks#HP_Mini_110_.2F_Compaq_Mini_100c.2F110c...
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