[ubuntu] Installing Ubuntu on Toshiba Satellite with Windows 8

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http://ubuntuforums.org – All I want to do is install Linux Ubuntu 12.04 LTS as another OS on my laptop (which already has Windows 8). I can't disable UEFI because I can't get into BIOS not matter how hard I try. I found out about this option in Windows 8, which for some reason has something to do with recovery: "Change advanced start-up settings"/"Advanced startup". Seems like at this point I do not have to deal with BIOS, UEFI, and Secure Boot, nor do I want to; this installation process is already complicated enough. (I'm writing this because I don't know if this is relevant to the problem I'm (Hardware)