I've just tried to install ubuntu 12.04 dual boot OS with Windows 7 and it finished installing in ubuntu. However, it said that the bootloader "grub.." failed to install. The same exact problem here I receive the error 'grub-install /dev/sda failed' while attempting to install Ubuntu as the computer's only OS. .
Bought a new box with Windows 8 pre-installed (64 Bit).
What I tried to achieve: Setting up dual-boot for Ubuntu 12.04.2 and the existing Windows - both as EFI boot. I have successfully resized the big data partition from within Windows to make space for Ubuntu.
So I'm new to Ubuntu and I want to dual boot it with Windows 8.1 and so first I installed my Ubuntu in my laptop and it is installed successfully(I think) so it's working well now I have my Windows 8.1 in my flashdrive and when I try to run the setup.exe I got this error:
An error occured while loading your archive
And so my question now:
Is it the same to make a dual boot from windows to ubun
I am having problem in installing ubuntu in my windows 7. I had installed it earlier using Wubi but it got corrupted and now because of it i am not able to install any of the ubuntu version in Windows 7 via wubi.
Hello, recently got a notebook asus serie 45a of the system with Windows 7, with option to upgrade to Windows 8, however I want to make windows 7 and install Ubuntu in parallel to 13:04 and "Ubuntu 10.04".
Only managed to make it work in dual-boot installing "Ubuntu-secure-remix", after it run on dual-boot systems with those two tri
I have dual boot set up with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. Windows has SP1 update available, but it continues to fail with error 0x800F0A12. Upon researching this error, I believe that this update will not install because I am dual booting with grub, but the update is requiring only one boot system (Windows).
I tried to install in my laptop Ubuntu 12.04 so that I can dual-boot with Windows 7. I made some mistakes during this process and I didn't manage to install Ubuntu.
But my real problem now is that I'm afraid that I also destroyed the installation of Windows 7.