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Old 05-11-2009, 06:22 AM   #1
SimhaK
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Wubi Installer


I recently installed Ubuntu 8.10 using wubi installer and it was working fine. Later I got a system message to upgrade to 9.04 and I did that but the upgrade failed. I uninstalled ubuntu in windows and try to run wubi again to updgrade to 9.04 but of no avail. When I try to run the wubi.exe it fails.

I would appreciate the feedback.

Thanks.
 
Old 05-11-2009, 05:02 PM   #2
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Hi SimhaK, and welcome to LQ.

Have you removed Ubuntu using the Add/Remove Programs tool? Have you removed all the associated files (under C:\Ubuntu by default) as well?
 
Old 05-12-2009, 05:35 AM   #3
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That is a good feedback. I used add/remove programs to remove ubuntu but I never checked c:\ubuntu. I will check that and see that makes a difference.

Thanks again.
 
  


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