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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Partition for Dual-boot Win 7 & Ubuntu 12.04 on HP Pavilion dv6-6052ea

    All a bit frustrating really with MS Windows.

    I have a shared "Data" drive between the two OS's.

    Got to say that 12.04 looks good!

    Village
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Partition for Dual-boot Win 7 & Ubuntu 12.04 on HP Pavilion dv6-6052ea

    Right,

    It looks like I have been able to get the laptop set up how I would like, and now I seem to understand a little more about partitions.

    Thanks for all your assistance!

    I now need to...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Partition for Dual-boot Win 7 & Ubuntu 12.04 on HP Pavilion dv6-6052ea

    Hold on just re-reading the Full Circle Mag and am I understanding it right where it says that Ubuntu can be run of logical and not primary partitions?

    I thought that OS's had to be run off...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Partition for Dual-boot Win 7 & Ubuntu 12.04 on HP Pavilion dv6-6052ea

    OK, thanks for the very comprehensive answer, the Full Circle Magazine was very useful.

    I think I know undersand the problem, although I'm still not sure if I am able to have the disks set up in...
  5. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] Partition for Dual-boot Win 7 & Ubuntu 12.04 on HP Pavilion dv6-6052ea

    Hi there,

    I am having some difficulty sorting out a dual boot option for MS Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP Pavilion dv6-6052ea I was hoping to set it up like this and seem to be having...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No other Operating System found

    When I load up "Somthing else" it only lists divice for boot loader.
    I can create a new partiation, but I am worried that it will then overwrite the current XP instellation, which I can't lose.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No other Operating System found

    Thanks I'll give that a try and let you know how I get on.
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    [ubuntu] Re: No other Operating System found

    Thanks - Just done that, see code below:



    Boot Info Script 0.55 dated February 15th, 2010

    ============================= Boot Info Summary:...
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    [ubuntu] No other Operating System found

    I have just tried to install 11.04 onto my old Dell with Win XP on it. When I loaded up the CD and went though the installation it said that there was no other operating systems found. I know that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution 2.28.3 not connecting to exchange

    Just to add to this. I believe that the reason that Evolution would not connect to the MS Exchange is because the computer itself is plugged into the network on which the Exchange is based.
    If I...
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    [ubuntu] Evolution 2.28.3 not connecting to exchange

    I'm looking for a little help on this; have set up a computer running Ubuntu 10.04 and with it Evolution 2.28.3 I am trying to get this to connect to my office's exchange server. Try as I might I...
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    Re: Teaching terminal

    +1

    Something like this might actually make me try and learn some terminal tricks.

    Good idea
  13. [ubuntu] Wiping USB Thumb Drive for re-installation

    Hey

    A while back I made a 7.10 2gb USB Thumb drive. What's the easiest way to wipe the entire USB (I guess format it), so that I can then make a new installation of 8.10?

    I have tried...
  14. [other] Re: Setting up a shared HDD between Ubuntu and Vista

    Thanks Deathvallyjoker

    That helped, now I just need to figure out a way to tell Ubutnu that I want the Docs, Music and the other folders of my user folder on the HDD.

    Village
  15. [other] Re: Setting up a shared HDD between Ubuntu and Vista

    I have been looking around and I've installed Medibuntu, and I think that has NTFS support, I can now see the Data HDD. so I can access it, fantastic.
    Is it possible to change where the docs, music...
  16. [other] Setting up a shared HDD between Ubuntu and Vista

    Folks,

    Here's the problem;

    I've recently built myself a new computer (for the first time too, its a learning curve aright!), I am dual booting both Ubuntu and MS Vista, I have both of these...
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    Re: Switching to ubuntu permanently.....however.

    You could also try GimpShop, which has the same sort of menu layout etc?

    Otherwise I would suggest having a Google or search on the forums for someone who has been kind enough to do a walk...
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    Re: Anyone Reccommend a good racing game?

    Thanks for that I'll have a look into them, I just want something that I can play a little of, nothing too much, otherwise I'll stop working!
    Village
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    Anyone Reccommend a good racing game?

    I seem to remember seeing something a while ago about a Formula One Racing game that was open source?

    Was I going nuts or is there one, if so can anyone tell me what its called?

    Alternatively...
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    Re: House of Commons Accepts Only Word Documents

    You could consider posting them a copy. They will then have to spend time (and tax payers money) in getting someone to type it up, or photocopy it, you could then attach a note suggesting that they...
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    Re: Dualboot Two Hard Drives

    Ok, thought I would post my sudo fdisk -l if it helps.



    Any advice, I'm pulling my hair out!
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    Re: Dualboot Two Hard Drives

    Hi
    I've got a Dell Dimension 4550 and I seem to be having problems. I've got two HDDs, one with Ubuntu and one with Windows. Currently Ubuntu is in HD1 and Windows HD2.
    I've followed what you say...
  23. Re: Check this out, done in MS paint of all things

    That does look impressive, maybe they used http://www.getpaint.net/index2.html ? but if they used regular Paint then well done!
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    Re: Word association

    Guitar
  25. Poll: Re: What *buntu do you use? Why?

    I use Ubuntu mainly, however I also have Kubuntu installed.

    I use Ubuntu mainly as I believe the support to be more comprehensive, this forum as an example. That said I do like some of the...
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