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  1. Thread: Crashed

    by yancek
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    Re: Crashed

    You're missing a lot of information if you actually want help.
    What type of computer do you have, Dell, HP, etc.?
    Define crashed, does it just lock up or freeze?
    Do you have another OS installed...
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    Re: Questions about cloning

    On an MBR drive, you can have only 4 primary partitions. Create an Extended partition using the 4th primary and create 2 Logical partitions within the Extended partition.
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Will Ubuntu 20.04 work flawlessly with AMD Pro A6-8570E?

    I wouldn't expect Ubuntu (or windows if it is installed) to run "flawlessly" on any machine and they usually don't. Perfection is what is strived for and rarely achieved. It's a bit late as you...
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    Re: Instability in Ubuntu 18.04

    No, it is REISUB and is explained in more detail at the link below.

    http://blog.kember.net/articles/reisub-the-gentle-linux-restart/
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    Re: linux os question

    The software you mention in your initial post (photodex) is a windows only program so you will need to find a comparable Linux software.Also, the company which created photodex went out of business...
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    Re: Instability in Ubuntu 18.04

    When you see the problem detected popup, you should see Details on the left side of that window with a drop down arrow which should give you some information. Have you checked that? Log files are...
  7. Thread: premissions

    by yancek
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    [ubuntu] Re: premissions

    The owner/group are both root as shown above so you need to be root (use sudo) to write there or change ownership. Your output only shows a device; /dev/sda rather than a partition /dev/sda1. ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to add a new drive as dual boot

    Do you not see an icon for the DVD in the left panel on Ubuntu? I don't know what all the info on the DVD means. I would suggest that you reboot and go into the BIOS firmware boot options and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to add a new drive as dual boot

    The link in my post above (post 9) is basically the same as the first link in your last post so I would suggest that. In your link, use the first option to install EFI to a USB . It might be...
  10. Re: Installing ubuntu without touching windows

    You have not indicated which version/release of windows you are using, which is it?
    Nor have you indicated how many drives you have, other than to say you want to install Ubuntu to an external...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to add a new drive as dual boot

    No, that won't work. You will need to boot the windows installer from Grub as explained in the link I provided. You can boot the Ubuntu USB and put a boot entry for the windows installer but when...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ready to kick this laptop to the kurb!

    Is Ubuntu the only OS installed on this machine?
    Is this an EFI or Legacy/CSM install of Ubuntu?
    When you access the BIOS, what Boot Options do you have? You indicate you have an Ubuntu option,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to add a new drive as dual boot

    If I understand your question, you want to boot the windows installer directly from a partition on your hard drive so you don't have to use a usb. If that's the case, it is explained in the link in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to add a new drive as dual boot

    Yes. See my explanation in the link below, post 5 at that site. It's definitely not a 1 step process. Some things you need to remember are to use ntfs rather than vfat filesystem from which to...
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    Re: MacBook Air 2010 model

    What boot menu? Are you unable to access the BIOS firmware boot options the way you did when you installed Kubuntu? Is this an EFI capable machine?
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 16.04 Missing Operating System -- Please HELP

    That is likely a hardware failure of some kind. Had the same error on a 1 month old laptop and it was a failure of a connector to the drive on the motherboard. Not saying that is your problem but I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual boot nOOb questions - Lubuntu 20.04

    There are quite a number of sites that explain this process. I"m not a windows user, so I would suggest that you do an online search for "converting drive to GPT in windows without data loss", make...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: How can I remove ubuntu and install an iso without usb or cd?

    First off, if you want to create a bootable windows from a usb/DVD, I would suggest you go to a windows forum of which there are many.

    If you can't your windows iso bootable on a flash drive, why...
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    Re: creating bootable USB drive requirements

    I would say more than optimistic, 5% would be more accurate, probably less for home computer users.

    I don't see the point of this thread or any specific question about Ubuntu.
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    [ubuntu] Re: WIndows Update biffed Ubuntu

    If you have not resolved this issue, the best nest step would be to download and run boot repair with the Create Bootinfo Summary option.

    Also, have you disabled hibernation by going into the...
  21. Re: Strange partition setup after flash to NVME USB drive

    The image in your initial post from gparted is cut off on the right so isn't useful. The image in post 3 shows you have 2 drives, one of 29.7GB and another of 465.8 GB. I'm not sure what you are...
  22. Thread: Classic ASP

    by yancek
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    Re: Classic ASP

    I'd click on one of or all of the links below. The first is the microsoft forum and the others are windows forums. I'm sure you will get much better information than you will at the Ubuntu Linux...
  23. Re: Should I leave open space on hard drive for eventual Ubuntu install?

    Having Lubuntu installed between windows partitions should not be a problem for using Lubuntu. I'm not sure if your having moved the recovery partition will be a problem if you ever need to use it. ...
  24. Re: kubuntu 21.04 no option to install along side windows

    What options do you see when you click the Install Kubuntu icon? Generally, there will be an option to overwrite the drive and install Kubuntu, use encryption which will also overwrite the drive or...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing ubuntu on NTFS USB drive.

    Your initial post is a little confusing (to me at least). You mention installing Ubuntu to an ntfs drive which won't work as explained above but you also mention Rufus which is used to create a...
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