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    Need help to set up my system

    Right now I've got Windows 10 installed on a NVME and Ubuntu Linux on another drive. I have to reboot to switch between the two, but since the advent of Windows Subsystem Linux I think I want to migrate away from the dual system. I'm a developer, but I don't know operating systems too well and...
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    dual boot windows 10 home with ubuntu OS

    Hello I need to dual boot windows 10 home with Ubuntu OS, but i am unable to do it tried many times by following many websites. here is my laptop configuration!! DELL OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-9750H CPU @ 2.60GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158...
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    dual boot can't access windows 10

    Hi, As far as I know my windows was in Bios legacy. When I tried to dual boot along with ubuntu, it did not recognize windows 10. So, I went ahead and did manual installation. It also gave me efi error, so I had to allocate some memory to efi partition. After I installed, there was no grub...
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    DualBoot Windows 10 & Windows 7 on SSD and HDD respectively.

    I want to clean install Windows 10 and Windows 7 in dual boot configuration on separate hard drives. I have a 240 GB WD SSD completely for Windows 10 and a 1 TB WD HDD for Windows 7 installation. I have a MSI B85M-E45 ("https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/B85M-E45/Specification") motherboard which...
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    Linux Mint & Cloudready dual boot

    Hi all, So I've been trying to get my old Acer Aspire 5742 set up as a dual boot of Cloudready and Linux Mint. I've followed multiple guides and got near to the result (grub showing two OS' etc) - but every time I complete each guide my end result is the same - a system booting Linux mint fine...
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    Cant Access drive in dual boot

    I've Dell Inspiron 15 7000 and it came with all my drives encrypted with bitlocker. I dual booted it with ubuntu 18.04. However i'm unable to access windows drive from it. I tried disabling bitlocker on one of those drives yet it did not show up in ubuntu. Moreover it asks me recovery key every...
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    Do you need a new partition to dual boot windows?

    Hi, I have 4 hard drives on my computer and want to have the option of dual booting into Windows 8 (which is my current operating system) and also Windows 10 which I plan to install. Someone told me that I can't just install the Windows 10 on one of the other drives, and have to create a...
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    Dual Booting Win 7 and Win 10, Memory Issues

    My laptop is a HP Envy X360 come factory with win 10 and I am trying to dual boot win 7 ultimate along side it. Everything goes great with install and the updates after installing but I hit a snag twice already when I restart the system error message not enough memory to create RAM disk. I have...
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    Can't Boot Windows After Removing & Reallocating Linux Part.

    Hi, I was extremely interested in the idea of a Linux OS, and after debating it for a while decided to instal Linux on my laptop alongside Windows 10. I had it set up so that Linux would boot first, and if I wanted to use Windows I could simply select it from the boot manager. I'm currently...
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    Asus Laptop display problem

    Laptop specs: Asus N550JK Intel Core i7 8gb RAM Nvidia GEFORCE GTX 850m Dual booted Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16 Problem: When I fist noticed the problem, the display would cut out when I moved the lid. The screen had power but no display. This was fixed in Windows by restarting the display...
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    Does it make sense to Dual-Boot W10 - [Performance|Comfort]?

    Hi, I have a Lenovo Yoga 500 laptop. Core i7 6500, 8GB RAM. I'm a computer science student, so every bit of performance I can get is welcome. I'm thinking of creating a dual boot system of two Windows 10 installations, where one is tweaked towards the performance extreme, and the other for...
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    Problems dual booting Windows 10 and 7

    I have a new HP 14-al061nr laptop with Windows 10 installed on it and I'm trying to install Windows 7 on a separate partition. I created a bootable USB stick with Windows 7 on it using Rufus, and when I finally managed to change the boot order so the USB booted first, I got an error message...
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    Lost partition with windows on it

    I recently had a dual boot on my computer on Linux Mint and Windows 10. After I decided to get rid of Linux Mint I deleted it's partition and drunk it back into the original C drive. After restarting my computer a grub rescue came up and said that no partition existed under that name. I owe you...
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    Installed OS on SSD and Now want to install other os on HDD.

    Hallo, I have installed, windows and ubantu on my ssd. Now I want to install my new linux distro on my hdd.. will it be a problem..?(my ssd is running out of memory) Thanks
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    Stuck on splash screen. Need help fast.

    I have install kali linux as dual boot on my laptop. Everything was running smoothly. I was getting the GNU Grub on startup with the options to load my windows bootloader or to start linux or enter BIOS. But after having configured my bios password i am stuck on the booting screen that is the...
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    Dualboot: pre installed windows 8.1 with new windows 7

    My HP PAVILION 15 laptop has windows 8.1 installed, itried to add operatins system in to it using windows 7, i partitioned the memory so that on the other partition i will install the windows 7. but when i install the windows 7 in the partitioned memory, the windows 8.1 is deleted and the...
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    Solved Windows 10 Dual Boot with Elementary OS Crashing Repeatedly

    Hello again: A while ago, I posted a thread about a similar problem. Here is a link to it if it will help at all. Now, let me explain my current situation. Lately I have been getting many blue screens, usually at random times, and I've come to a point where I'm stuck and decided to bring my...
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