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Windows 7: Dell Windows 10 PC, want to install Linux

14 Jan 2016   #1
Windidugo

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
Dell Windows 10 PC, want to install Linux

Last month I purchased a state-of-the-art Dell Inspiron desktop pre-loaded with Windows 10. I figured that I want to install Linux but a virtual machine is not an option in my situation. What can I do, also is there a way to backup Windows 10 install to a USB stick in case things go wrong? I don't want to have my new state-of-the-art PC with no access to Windows at all.
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14 Jan 2016   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

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23 Jan 2016   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

This is the best thing for dual booting with win-10 I've found,
Just buy a new ssd/ hdd for Linux/ win-7... and rock on :)
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