Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Title says it all. I've got Windows 7 Ultimate (32bit) installed on my machine, with one hard drive and nothing but the default partition. What is the safest way to now install Ubuntu Server 10.04 so that they coexist peacefully?

share|improve this question

migrated from serverfault.com Jun 11 '10 at 18:38

This question came from our site for system and network administrators.

Is this question better suited on superuser.com? I suspect it will get moved there shortly. –  Jed Daniels Jun 11 '10 at 6:02

1 Answer 1

  1. Install Ubuntu into VirtualPC
  2. Use any partition resizer software to peacefully split existing patition.
share|improve this answer
The title says that he wants to dual boot fyi –  HackToHell Jul 27 '12 at 14:48

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.