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Old 04-18-2012, 03:16 AM   #1
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I need to install linux in my toshiba satellite C655D-S5130(with window 7 home premium} as a separate window I tried ones it didn't work it ended up on configuring files during installation.If there is a software as well as procedures I need them also to be given...
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Please provide additional information. Which Ubuntu image are you trying to install? What exactly happened when you tried this?

I'd suggest you start by looking at
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You mention that you want ot install Linux "as a separate window". The traditional way of installing Linux is in a separate partition, with a boot manager that allows you to boot into Windows OR Linux. You could also run Linux as a Virtual Machine under Windows, though - check out

You may also want to look at Portable Ubuntu, which apparently runs an entire Linux operating system as a Windows application. I have not tried this, though. Check out


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