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    Do you recommend to to use all Linux distros on my computers or is how I have it mixed with Windows 10 and Linux distros seem ok for how I use it?

    Currently this is how I use my computers: Desktop Computer: Runs only Ubuntu. Main Laptop (newer laptop and used as a desktop): Runs Windows 10. Since some applications I use does not support Linux and cannot be ran using wine or some have issues when trying to use it with wine. Laptop 2...
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    Dual Boot (Ubuntu and Win 10) Mounting Drive Problems

    Hi, having some problems with switching to Linux. I have my Win 10 local disk on /dev/sdd and Ubuntu Linux on /dev/sda. I would like to access my windows local disk files within Linux but when I try to mount /dev/sdd to /mnt with: "sudo mount /dev/sdd /mnt" I get: "mount: /mnt: wrong fs type...
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    Best Distro to my laptop

    Hello there! I am new with Linux, and I thought to ask the question: I have Dell Latitude E7440 laptop and i decided to switch from Windows to Linux because Windows is no longer in my laptop an optimal operating system. What kind of distro do you recommend for surfing the web, distance learning...
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    Bios blackscreen after I install Linux

    I use an Acer Aspire A315-51 laptop and I tried to install several distroutions (Ubuntu, Arch, Manjaro, ...) but every time when everything is installed, after I press the bios key F2 a blackscreen with a white line appears. I can still select the operating system via the F12 boot menu, but I...
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    Ethernet doesn't work after dual-booting

    Recently, I dual-booted W10 and LM 19.3 Cinnamon (both 64-bit). After dual-booting, ethernet works only on LM, while on W10 it says that it's not connected. I saw a few topics with a similar problem but all of them had no connection on LM, not W10. Feel free to ask for more info and thank you in...
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    Troubleshooting question ‍♂️

    Hello, I recently switched to Linux and think I may have done it incorrectly. I downloaded Oracle VM Virtualbox on my windows 10 Laptop. I then downloaded Linux 19.3 as well as the USB preference in VM set to an external 3.0 2TB USB HHD where I then set up the virtual Linux machine. I then went...
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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...
  8. DataLore

    Ubuntu/Windows 10 dual boot GRUB issues

    In April I tried dual-booting Ubuntu 19.10 on my new Lenovo Yoga C740 but I couldn't get Ubuntu to boot, so I deleted the partition and have just tried again, only to have the same issues. I followed this guide including the parts in the beginning, disabling fast startup and secure boot. I...
  9. Gleis

    Can't find Kali Linux in boot menu!

    Hello! I recently installed Kali Linux and set it up using everything needed like this video showed . I disabled Secure boot In BIOS and fast boot and created a reserved space in my HDD just for that (40GB) . After I installed Kali Linux I opened it and worked for some hours, and then booted...
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    How to flash Windows 10 on usb on kali linux

    Hello, i have used kali liux two months, but i need install windows 10, so i need to flash it on usb, but it's too difficult, i search one week without stop, but i don't find any solution, can anyone help me ?
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    WebCam problem with VirtualBox (Windows10/7/XP) guest machines

    Hi everyone, I've just installed an Ubuntu 20.04 Desktop Edition on a Dell All in One inspiron 3477 with Webcam that works correctly on it. and since i need a Windows machine to benefits from the Language Interpretation features of Zoom Meeting application (that works only on Windows an MacOS...
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    Question about complete bootable os and all program copy in live ubuntu using dd command

    I am upgrading from a 1 tb sata hdd to a 2 tb pciexpress ssd. The old drive is using around 700 gig of space with windows 10 load and my games and programs etc. My plan is to boot to ubuntu live session and use dd command to copy the old drive exactly how the data is written on it to make the...
  13. DataLore

    Dual boot ubuntu and windows 10

    So I just got a Lenovo Yoga which I am aware is not officially supported by Linux so worst case scenario, I remove windows entirely because at least Ubuntu appears to be working properly when I tested it out. I followed this tutorial and everything seemed to be successful until I restarted. It...
  14. PianoGuy628

    GNOME Desktop for Windows 10?

    I don't know if someone's made a port yet, and if it doesn't exist how hard it would be, but would anyone know if it would be possible to replace the traditional Windows 10 "environment" with the GNOME desktop enviroment?
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    Need Help with Samba permissions on sub directories.

    Hi I am still quite new to Linux, I have an HP micro server with an SSD and 4 drives. This used to be a windows server until it caught a power spike and fried the old SSD. I decided I needed a change in my life and want to get better at Linux. So I installed Ubuntu server 18.04 and slapped a...
  16. blackneos940

    Having Trouble Understanding When To Call Classes In C# With Mono and .NET...

    So anywho, this post pertains to Linux, but also to any OS that can run Mono or .NET Framework. It's a basic C# Program I got from a YouTube video teaching C#. :) First, the Code... using static System.Console; namespace Classes { class Animal { //Class Constructors public...
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    Boot menu with obsolete options

    I have Windows 10 in mi laptop, but I also had Deepin OS, Ubuntu and Elementary OS (Ubuntu Based). (I have uninstalled them all) And in the boot menu, this is what shows up: This are the options in boot menu. So, I know Windows Boot Manager is for booting Windows, but I don't know what exactly...
  18. sujatha90

    Which Linux OS is The Best Alternative for Windows OS

    Hello friends, Currently iam using windows 10 in my PC. I want to move to Linux based Operating System. I want to know the best alternative Linux based OS for Windows. The OS should be fulfill the basic requirements. Thank You.
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    Wifi adapter Alfa AWUS036NHA and Kali Linux application from Windows 10 app store

    Hello, I have the wifi adapter Alfa AWUS036NHA, and have installed the Kali Linux application of Windows 10 in my laptop. Now I would like to use the wifi adapter in monitoring mode but when I use command airmon-ng it shows nothing for the chipset. The wifi adapter works prety well it is brand...
  20. blackneos940

    How Do I Make The Most Of A 500GB WD Blue Hard Drive?

    Hey guys! :3 So I decided to start using less periods in my sentences, to clean up, as it were, so that anybody browsing these threads can better read my replies/questions... :) So, on to the question..... It looks like Mom won't be able to get me that 1TB Hard Drive, and since my small (SMALL)...
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