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    Install Linux on a laptop without a screen

    Hello, I am trying to install lubuntu on my old Sony Vaio laptop that had the screen removed and I was using it with an external monitor. But, I can't get any output during the installation or access the bios. I tried to do a blind install(step by step with a VM install) but it doesn't appear to...
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    How do you install Linux on a DVD player?

    I have an old Panasonic DMR-XW300 DVD player and wanted to know how to install Linux on it and what Linux is best. And if it helps I have a hitachi deskstar in it with no adaptor to plug it into anything. Thanks!
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    Help installing Linux on an old ASUS E200H (possible/reliable?)

    Hi, I have an old ASUS E200H which originally came with Windows 10. It worked for about a year and then it could not be updated due to limited disk space (32Gb). I tried to put Linux Mint on it (I think version 18), but it did not operate correctly and had serious issues. However I'm not sure...
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    Dual Boot Ubuntu alongside windows on acer nitro 5 AN515-52 (SSD is not recognized)

    Hello, This is Eric. I want to dual boot ubuntu and windows on my laptop, but I'm facing problems in doing so. I have acer nitro 5 (AN515-52) i5-8300H CPU @ 2.30GHz, with 16 GB of RAM, 256 GB SSD and 1 TB HDD Windows is installed in SSD I have created one 100 GB partition in SSD but when I try...
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    Help with Virtualenv

    Hello, sorry I am new to linux. The issue I am running into is with installing virtualenv. I am using windows (ubuntu) for reference. First I tried this which does not work for windows or the version I have (im not sure) $ virtualenv venvCommand 'virtualenv' not found, but can be installed...
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    Garmin GPS is not compatible with linux is there a loop?

    I haven't updated my GPS for awhile. I went to their website they only have for mac or windows. Is there a loop?
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    Need help install linux on iMac 2020!

    Hi guys, I tried to install any linux distribution on my new Mac 2020 27” but I always got uefi problems. I tried to install Manjaro, the installation freeze at 92%(installing bootloader), I tried to install ubuntu, they say “couldn't get uefi db list”, and even after I added “nomodeset noefi”...
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    SOLVED (not really): Solution to gentoo wiping progress after reboot

    Problem Hi everyone! I recently went through the complete gentoo setup process and got to the part where I reboot, after having spent about 3 days on this! All Progress Wiped I rebooted with the disc inside because both video tutorials I was watching made no mention it should be removed, and...
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    How do I keep the wallpaper, icons and configuration on a Linux Mint OEM Install?

    I'm playing around with Linux Mint's OEM install that I intend on using for laptops to sell and I'm becoming familiar with it, I just have a few questions. First off, I'm new to Linux in general, only started using it last week and it's awesome! I've always used Mac and Windows but I hot damn I...
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    Can I install LibreOffice partially?

    Hello! I'm currently using eOS on a laptop that has an eMMC storage, therefore I need to save space wherever I can. My question would be (found nothing in this case, even on developer's site), is it possible to install, or after complete installation remove part of LibreOffice? Basically I...
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    Linux won't install on Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

    Hi all, I'm relatively new to linux and I've been trying to install it on my PC after using it on my laptop for a while. I tried installing Ubuntu 20.04 first, but the installation would fail as soon as it started. Then I tried elementary OS 5.1.5, which wouldn't load unless the USB installer...
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    Deepin installation error

    Hi everybody I have tried 5 times to install deepin 15 but i couldn't. Firstly i used rufus to burn iso files and tried bios screen it works then i choose the language after that i choosed The c disk. It was empty and 60gb then installing stop never progress. My computer 64 bit and 16 gb ram. I...
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    Installing and running XMind on MX-linux 19.1

    Dears Please support for below issues regarding installation of X-mind 8 update 9 on Linux MX 19.1 I tried both available methods and didn’t work 1. install Xmind using the zip file following the steps in this link https://tutorialforlinux.com/2018/05/06 ... x-gnulinux but faced an error at...
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    CentOS 8 STREAM : Install Issues, [Black Screen]

    Good Day Everyone, I am currently having extreme difficulty, installing CentOS 8 STREAM, on my Star Labs MK II Lite. I’m green behind the ears when it comes to Linux, and purchased this laptop as it comes pre-installed with UBUNTU, which I believed was a great way to start things off on my...
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    does i5-10210U meet minimum installation requirements for latest ubuntu

    Hi all, I just bought a laptop with an i5-10210U processor. Minimum installation requirements for the latest ubuntu call for 2.0 GHz dual core processor. Apparently, mine is a 1.60 GHz quad core processor. Do any of you foresee issues or will this be sufficient? TIA.
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    Installation Problems part 2: Linux installers won't recognize my Solid State Drive - Resolved

    Greetings. I have a Dell Inspiron laptop with a solid state drive (SSD). The laptop runs Windows 10, which I don't want too keep. The problem is that neither Debian or Ubuntu will recognize my SSD. This is how I solved the problem. I'm not sure if this will work if you want to dual boot Windows...
  17. UldSkull

    Linux installation problem

    I came here, humbly, to submit you my problem : I tried, many times, to install different Linux distros, in cohabitation with Windows 10, on a Dual boot, without success. I try to install these distros on a 500 GB SDD. The Windows partition is 60 GB. It can be less, I know <3 I'm french, so I...
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    Cannot install any distro of linux

    Hello! I have a laptop, Asus x541u, and i always wanted to install linux on it, but i couldn't. 1 year ago i installed Kali Linux no problem. (dualboot with Windows) I've deleted te partition because the hdd waa damanged, and i had to rearrange the sectors so it would ve faster while using...
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    Linux choice for 12" MacBook (early 2015)

    Hello all I've repetedly tried to install different Linux distros on my MacBook 12" (early 2015) but it always ends with a unresponsive keyboard and touchpad (don't want to "solve" it with an external keyboard and mouse permanently). This is a well-known problem with this version of hardware if...
  20. Lord Voldemort

    Do you need to delete your current OS to install Linux?

    I am not sure about installing Linux. I am thinking about buying a new computer for Linux but, I still am not sure. Is Linux for like coders or other computer masterminds or is it just a great operating system that is stronger against things like malware? Also what is Dual Boot and how does it...
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