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Old 04-06-2010, 03:55 PM   #1
gingerkid123
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installing kubuntu- what should i do next


i am trying to dual boot kubuntu and windows on my computer. i have shrunk my windows partition, or data partition by 25 gb. i want to know what i should do after i free up the space. i dont know what to do next. am i ready to go in right from the cd and install?
 
Old 04-06-2010, 04:12 PM   #2
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yep, as long as there's space, go nuts. The installer will handle everything else, like the bootloader.
 
Old 04-06-2010, 05:43 PM   #3
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This may help, I found it useful the first time I did it...

http://apcmag.com/how_to_dual_boot_w...lled_first.htm

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Old 04-06-2010, 07:19 PM   #4
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hm. the problem is, i cant go nuts. i have the free space that4 i have freed up right now. its freed space that has been shrunk off my data drive. but i cant use it for some reason. says its unusable. this is where i'm stuck. shouldnt it jsut create a partition using the free space?
 
  


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