[ubuntu] Grub shows windows entry, but doesn't bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, This is with Elementary OS, Luna and Win 7. I am having 2 HDDs, sda having no OS, and sdb having Elementary OS (EOs) and Win 7. (Hardware)

SSD issue or Windows 8.1 issue?view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Today I was watching a video on youtube and after about a minute of watching it, I get a blue screen saying that my PC has encountered a problem and will restart. It also says something about a corrupt structure. After the reboot, I lost 32 GB of free space on my Games partition on my SSD (D: drive) and gained 5 GB of free space on my OS partition on my SSD (C: drive). (Hardware)

Linux boot repairview story

http://crunchbang.org – Hi gang,I figure most of you probably already know about this but for those that dont  Linux Boot Repair has gotten me out of more than a few binds.http://sourceforge.net/p/boot-repair-cd/home/Home/I refurbish computers for charity and basically what I do is re-pourpose old computers installing linux on them and getting them into the hands of the needy. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] How to find and run file boot-repair from u14.04 live diskview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I was running Software Center on my installed U14.04.1 and attempting to install Wine; while Wine was installing I attempted to install other programs. None of the programs finished installing including Wine. I shutdown and rebooted my computer [acer-one-inspire-500]. I got only a blank screen. I then booted the live USB and attempted to find and run boot-repair. I was not successful. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Windows 7 + Ubuntu dual boot -- Windows won't loadview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I recently bought a laptop (lenovo g50-70 in case it matters) with freedos (which I got rid of). I then proceded to install Windows 7 64bit on a 150gb partition and went on to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64bit on another 150gb (and another for swap). (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Problems in Dell Inspiron 3521 after installing 14.04 alongside Windows 8view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm summing up my entire problem from the beginning so that it would be easier for someone to help after getting some history on the system. My Inspiron 3521 came with Windows 8 pre-installed. It has 4 GB RAM, hybrid Intel/AMD graphics, BIOS version A05 and UEFI. I bought it last year and I installed 12.04.2 alongside Windows, but in Legacy. The system worked fine for a year. (Hardware)

Need help to restart Linux Mint. Flash drive caused failure.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I replaced my windows XP (sp3) OS with Linux Mint 17 32-bit (Cinnamon). I didn't knew about file_systems so I chose not to format entire disk as ext4 & let it be NTFS. Few days back I was unable to eject my flash drive because some complicated "exit code 13" issue (see this & this for more information. (Hardware)

Windows 7 Disk Cleanup Not Deleting Updatesview story

http://hardforum.com – I run the Disk Cleanup tool, click on the "Clean up system files" button, after which it shows there is 4.55 GB of "Windows Update Cleanup" that can be removed. I click "OK" and then click "Delete Files", after which the progress bar moves along slowly but surely, and then the cleanup app closes. I check my disk space... (Hardware)

Not a problem, just a newb progress reportview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – First I want to thank the linux community for being here. Not trying to blow sunshine up anybody's butt, but my disgust level with Microsoft just continues to elevate. I remember linux from the days when Nessus was free and Netcat was new (yeah I'm that old). I drifted away, and now I'm back. But clients still want Windows, so how to deliver? Answer: free virtual environment. (Hardware)

Partitioning hellview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So I had a 500 GB HDD (and spare for monthly clones). I was going to upgrade to 3 TB drives but found that my motherboard BIOS does not support GPT as no matter what I did it locked up after checking for bootable media. I ended up buying 2x 2 TB drives and used CloneZilla to copy the data from the 500 GB drive to the 2 TB drive. (Hardware)