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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    Re build quality, I have no complaints with the Carbon X1. Re dual booting, I tried that myself by attempting to unallocate Windows drive space, but couldn't get that to work. The problem seemed to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    That did it - I've now got Ubuntu running, having overwritten Windows.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    Changed the USB drive to another make, and it now boots!

    Not the end of the problem, though.

    Tried to install Ubuntu alongside Windows. Let me reduce the size of the Windows partition, but the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    Thanks; I've checked all of these to avail, except that the USB flash drive may be the problem insofar as it's a Sandisk, like the hard drive - the machine could be having problems with that. I'll...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    I made the same USB boot drive with Mint Cinnamon 64, and put the Carbon X1 back to Lenovo's factory condition. I get up the Boot Menu and it gives me the choice of booting from the internal Sandisk...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    I can't get the Carbon X1 to boot from Ubuntu on a USB flash drive. I've switched it on to Legacy boot, but to no effect. My USB flash drive is ok and boots fine on another laptop. Has anyone...
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