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System time messed up after booting from Linux flash-drive

I had recently installed Edubuntu 12.04 LTS onto a flash drive and have started booting from it. Since then, every time I reboot my system after using Edubuntu, my Windows time is four hours later ...
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SWF file from website crashes computer on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS but not Win 8

If I visit the website (with Firefox 26.0 or Chrome) http://betway.com/sports-betting then on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS (on a brand new Lenovo S540, Haswell i7, 8Gb RAM, 10gb linux swap-drive), and use ...
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2answers
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HP Pavillion 6 notebook series boot menu option is not working

I am not getting boot option even after pressing esc key repeatedly during start up. I start my notebook starting pressing esc key to get boot option but instead it boot from hard drive and windows 8 ...
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2answers
269 views

How to boot windows after uninstalling ubuntu?

I am using windows 8 system and I tried to install ubuntu by making a separate partion. But after deleting the partitions created for Ubuntu, it is still trying to load ubuntu and not windows. If I ...
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0answers
211 views

New OS and WebCam black and white only?

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E520 (1143) which I bought without an operating system. Back then I installed Windows Vista and then Ubuntu...I don't remember exactly in which OS I did it, but I changed ...
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1answer
33 views

Can't boot either ubuntu or windows 8

I have dual boot installation of windows 8 and ubuntu. "Sometimes" when I start my laptop, it gets stuck on very first screen (displaying Samsung, Intel, F2 to setup etc). But after a couple of ...
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84 views

Couldn't connect to network in windows 8

I am very very new to windows 8. Let me tell you what I want to do, what I have tried and what is the problem I am facing. I have two laptops and one of them has ubuntu 12.04 installed and is 32bit ...
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5answers
818 views

install ubuntu on my windows 8 laptop

Is it possible to install ubuntu on my windows 8 laptop? dual boot is fine if it is doable This is my laptop environment. UPDATE: I ended with installing vmware player It works great for me. I ...
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1answer
192 views

Can't understand which partition is unallocated space during an Ubuntu installation

This might seem a really stupid question. I have windows 8 on my laptop. I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 alongside it. My hard drive is supposed to have 20 GB unallocated space on it to install ...
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1answer
90 views

Windows 8 Installation couldn't find drives

I am trying to install Windows on Ubuntu using a bootable Windows USB stick. Basically I want to multi boot with Ubuntu and Windows 8. However, on the "Where do you want to install Windows?" ...
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2answers
553 views

Triple boot with Windows 8

while ago I bought a acer aspire e1 laptop with windows 8 on one partition, yesterday I installed ubuntu 12.10 and fedora 18 but when booting up I don't see ubuntu and fedora OS to select, it takes me ...
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1answer
89 views

Remove windows 8

I had windows 7 by default in my laptop. I updated it to windows 8. I have installed ubuntu using Wubi. Now i want to remove windows 8 and use only ubuntu. Is it possible to remove windows 8 without ...
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1answer
162 views

Windows8 Enterprise evaluation is not loading on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS VirtualBox(NX bit Disabled)

I have a Dell Insprion 1525 laptop loaded with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. My BIOS version is A16(10/16/2008). Processor : Intel Core2 Duo When I tried to load Windows8 Enterprise evaluation on the ...
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1answer
360 views

Need advice: triple boot Win8, OSX, Ubuntu on two different hard disks

I have Googled a lot of articles on dual boot, or even triple boot`, but noting matches perfectly with what I have on mind. But I hope to cautious and get some intelligent advise before actually doing ...
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2answers
98 views

Can I use Ubuntu within Windows 8?

I want to use Ubuntu, but I already have Windows 8 on my laptop. How can I do this? Can I use Multiple Windows, Ubuntu and Windows8?
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1answer
325 views

Windows 8 and ubuntu 12.04 dual boot

I currently have windows 8 installed on my machine and i'm planning to install Ubuntu 12.04 alongside it. My question is, if i install Ubuntu will it replace the boot entry of windows 8 (i guess so)? ...
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1answer
882 views

Windows 8 Pro Hyper-V Manager network connection

Need to create a VM instance of Ubuntu 12 hosted on Windows 8 Pro. Discovered Hyper-V. Got it installed like a charm with OS booting up real nice. However, for the life of me and at least two hours ...
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1answer
322 views

Unable to boot windows 8 after ubuntu 12.04 installation

I just got my new notebook with windows 8 pre installed. After installing ubuntu 12.04 when I try to boot windows 8 it says "Automated Recovery in Progress" which fails afterwards and shuts down the ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu and Windows 8 shared partition gets corrupted

I have a dual boot (Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 8) system. Both systems have access to an NTFS "DATA" partition which contains all my images, documents, music and some application data like Chrome and ...
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0answers
464 views

Installing Windows 8 over Windows 7 with Ubuntu installed using wubi (both on `C:\`)

Current state I'm using both - Ubuntu (installed via Wubi on the same drive as Windows) and Windows 7 - quite frequently. I just bought the upgrade to Windows 8 and was curious to try it out, however ...
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1answer
419 views

Windows 8 in Ubuntu 12.04

I would like to run Windows 8 within a virtual machine under Ubuntu. I tried using a virtual machine and VMware but could not get it to work. If anyone who has tried using Windows 8 on virtual ...
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1answer
1k views

Triple boot for Mountain Lion/Ubuntu 12/Windows 7 (but ready to convert to windows 8)

I need some assistance in setting up my computer, just to be on the safe side of things. I know there are many tutorials online about dual/triple booting, but there really isn't anything for my ...
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0answers
216 views

Communication not possible with HyperV Virtual Maschine

I started to work with hyper-v today. I setup an linux System in it. I now tried to also create a new internal network, because from monday on i don't have an network available but have to do some ...