C Drive has 50% partition with XP on one partition (the other 50% is now E drive) How do I get the PC to give me options of OS? Creating multiple custom partitions during the Ubuntu Install During installation you will be asked How do you want to partition the disk ? Do not believe that a clean install should be necessary - only want to replace Vista with Windows 7 on the Vista partition. But such detail is not in your post and from memory, that does not work.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - dual Boot by Richard64 / May 31, 2005 http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-2-drives-ok-but-get-ntldr-when-i-change-boot-bios-settings.html
Installing windows can also affect any information already on your Hard Drive. Then it insists on a clean Windows 7 install. This update is available every two years and is fully supported by Canonical with updates for five years. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! http://windowssecrets.com/forums/showthread.php/161133-XP-Linux-dual-boot-assistance-please
But how would one go about installing osx on a new a drive (ssd) while dual booting w7 on the other drive? Oblivion looks amazing on a modern machine. Select the partition you want from the list provided and press Enter. Last edited by aEx155; October 3rd, 2010 at 10:59 AM.
Note: Please remember that while setting up your boot partition in the Windows Setup, you can partition the Hard Drive further to leave space for the Ubuntu install later on. Precise 12.04 Review | Things to do after Installing 12.04 | Troubleshoot & Customize Unity | Android Blog - Cell Rabta Adv Reply October 3rd, 2010 #6 aEx155 View Profile Configuring the Boot Order GRUB2 is the default Ubuntu boot manager. a fantastic read Ubuntu is now installed.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Here are my two screenshots, if anything else is needed please let me know, This is after I double click and choose to format to ext4. The Installation type window appears.
Go to recovery console and use fixboot and fixmbr. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1926183&page=2 Worked like a charmed. Is using the WinVistaCD it an option? I'd love to play Oblivion - it's been sitting here, unplayable, since the day I bought it.
When Linux is installed, Acronis OS Selector will automatically detect this new operating system and will create an icon for it in the boot menu. check my blog Thanks Going Bald Moderator Joined: Aug 14, 2010 Messages: 21,155 Mobo: GA-X58A-UD7 Rev.1 BIOS F7 CPU: i7-920 Graphics: Sapphire HD5770 Mac: , , Classic Mac: Dec 1, 2010 at 1:40 Click Restart Now to restart your computer. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion
I am not sure what to do with the options and don't want to do random things to the partition. You have got access to your Laptop with UNR? Is GRUB currently installed to the MBR or another location? this content The Ubuntu Install will deal with this.
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Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode February 16th, 2012 #1 Cuzuaintme View Profile View Forum Posts Private Proffitt Forum moderator / May 31, 2005 2:56 AM PDT In reply to: dual Boot The only sighted working dual 32/64 setup was each in their own partition. I would very much appreciate any help I can get because I feel a lot of unnecessary pressure from the ones I live with. Math question * 11 + 3 = Solve this simple math problem and enter the result.
I appreciate your taking the time to respond. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. That can be anything from installing on one of the new M2 cards, to installing on a standard SATA hard disk drive, to installing on the same SATA hard disk drives http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-need-soft-restart-for-successful-boot.html I play COD4 Maxed out with one card at 1680 resolution and the game is still very playable, couldnt tell you an exact FPS as I forgot Bill the Cat Members
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Sorry for this late reply, but this is what I get when running the command. Simply type the # menu entries you want to add after this comment. Take care. Join Date Apr 2009 Location Rawalpindi, Pakistan Beans 5,666 DistroUbuntu Gnome Development Release Re: Stupid mistake, need assistance please Originally Posted by aEx155 I have access to a laptop with WinVista
Should you need technical or customer service assistance please visit our Support Portal Math question * 5 + 0 = Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. Precise 12.04 Review | Things to do after Installing 12.04 | Troubleshoot & Customize Unity | Android Blog - Cell Rabta Adv Reply October 3rd, 2010 #9 aEx155 View Profile Also, the install Ubuntu program is still on the desktop. This update is available every 6 months and is only supported by Canonical with updates for 9 Months.
Windows Vista and 7 no longer utilise boot.ini, ntdetect.com, and ntldr when booting. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. So you probably have an incomplete installation. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
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