Donations will be used for web-hosting expenses, project hardware or a motivational boost a drink or snack. You must be very careful, you could lose important data if anything goes wrong. Let us know if this helps you. This is true in Ubuntu, Mint, and Puppy Linux. If you have any question or suggestion, please feel free to ask or suggest through the comments. Hope this helps hans Hans, Thanks, for the in depth info, will keep it handy, if, when I run into trouble.
In our case they were the following: - Ubuntu, com Linux 3. So how I see it is you have two options. Not sure if this is still valid though. In the next screen you can optionally choose to right away download the latest updates and 3 rd party applications for Mp3 audio. I've been procrastinating, but we seem to be getting more questions on Mint in general, dual-boot W10-Mint questions specifically. Also: before doing the procedure: make sure to have the recovery media nearby — just in case. The easiest way to do this is by pressing the Windows key + X.
Press the + button to create a a new disk partition. Option 1 What I would recommend to you is install Windows 10 first. This change will make it easier to change the default item later. After some searching I stumbled upon the following post and it just fixed it : windows 7 The deal was to run these two in the terminal: sudo os-prober sudo update-grub Then after rebooting I was presented with the grub menu where I could choose to boot either Ubuntu or Windows. Be very careful with this command and check for typos before running it. To apply for flair, please see.
It did after I reverted the effects of the sed command on the configure file i. I actually enjoy helping out — wish I could make it my daytime job! Hope this gets you started, and I apologize if it did not resolve your issue. No need to backup those. The 2nd drive should have no influence on that. In such cases you will need to adjust the command appropriately.
Run grub-set-default or grub-reboot with sudo with the number of the menu item to boot the first item is 0. Ubuntu Setup — Installing …. I have disabled secure boot. Anyway, I'll watch it and build one up and see how it goes. Alternatively, if you're just playing around with Python, you might be happier installing VirtualBox and running Ubuntu in there when you need it.
I would however expect this version to work as well. It makes a huge difference and will save you a lot of time. I am gonna try and restart. Analyze the system Although this step is optional, but it's to know your system before altering anything. I thought the boot order was controlled at a windows or linux level only. I think it will help folks doing multi-boot configurations.
Wubi install failed first time after downloading the iso couldn't extract. After doing that Grub booted just fine. You can do permanent damages and lose data. This is especially important if power goes out and comes back; I won't even be in the house. Any help here would be greatly appreciated. One day you boot up Windows to discover the 8.
The first step is to select the language, choose your preferred language and press the continue button. That may be why your boot order keeps getting reset. If you desperately need a swap space, you can you a swap file instead. So probably best to aim for at least say 20Gb of disk space you will need, but go higher if you can — I took 100Gb 84Gb Ubuntu and 16Gb swap. Note that this option might or might not be applicable for your computer. Then you can select how much space you want shrink from the Windows partition.