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[DUAL BOOT] Installing Raring Ringtail with XP

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http://www.kubuntuforums.net – I've recently reformatted my old IBM Thinkpad T30 and have done a fresh install of Windows XP SP3 My laptop is too old for booting from a usb thumbdrive to be an option. I used Gparted to resize the NTFS partition. When I boot using the Live CD (Kubuntu 13.04) I selected the 'Try Kubuntu' option and launch the Installer from the desktop but there is not a 'Install alongside' or 'Install in the largest free space' I manually created my partitions after XP (ext4, swap). During two separate installation attempts I have selected to install Grub2 to the MBR (which results in just a flashi (HowTos)