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Can I recover a Windows key after installing Ubuntu?

I'm wondering if, after installing Ubuntu, it would be possible to recover my OEM copy of Windows 11 if something goes wrong with Linux. Windows 11 automatically detects any OEM licenses Store in the ...
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Partition an existing partition for installing an OS?

To use any devices in Linux you need corresponding device nodes (special file system objects that appear partially like files). During discovery the kernel parses a partition table on the newly found ...
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Ctrl + up/down arrow produce an output in my terminal (alacritty). Any ideas where it is coming from?

Those are the actual codes for Ctrl+Up and Ctrl+Down in terminals. They show up because you're sending them to a program that doesn't recognize them. (More precisely, Ctrl+Up is ESC [ 1 ; 5 A in most ...
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How to mount NTFS in Linux without root password

Don't do it by configuring sudo to allow mount, this is highly insecure. Instead, try adding the user option in fstab and then use mount without sudo. Note that this only works with kernel 5.15 and ...
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How to install or use Ubuntu server minimal img file with KVM?

My understanding of the downloaded image file is that it is sort of a live-boot image, although not clear as to how to add dedicated storage to it, to create a VM specific filesystem s.t. VM can boot ...
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