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Windows 7: For only use Ubuntu

12 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
For only use Ubuntu

I see a few of people use Ubuntu, but this is right place for me to thread this a question,

Should i install Ubuntu edition desktop on my old computer window xp?

how i do erase on Hard drive, then install from Ubuntu, is it should be work?
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12 Mar 2011   #2

Win 7 Pro x64 SP1 OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.7

You can dual-boot with XP and Ubuntu - or you can simply wipe the Windows XP Partition and put Ubuntu instead.
There are some great Youtube Videos and Articles in the Internet that explains clearly how to dual-boot.

I would go with Dual-Booting XP and Ubuntu if I was you. However, there is a catch. Ubuntu cannot be installed on NTFS - but FAT32 can. However, FAT32 cannot go over than 32GB and cannot store more than a 4GB file.
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13 Mar 2011   #3

Windows 8 Pro 64-bit

Here's an easy way to go about it.
Download | Ubuntu
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13 Mar 2011   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Check out Linux Mint. It's Ubuntu but easier and more elegant.
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13 Mar 2011   #5

Windows 10 Pro x64

Yes,I'll also suggest Mint.
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