Originally posted by cadkins
Google is your friend
One thing that really helped me was to have an internet connected laptop next to the computer I was installing Linux on (I realize this isn't an option for many people...) As a previous post mentioned, READ, READ, READ
If you get an error that you can't figure out, type it into google and 7 times out of 10 the first link will be almost exactly what you need.
I agree with your sentiments about this website - it's been a godsend for me