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Old 04-03-2015, 12:42 PM   #1
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Hi guys;i've been trying to install Ubuntu along side Win 10TP in my Lenovo ThinkCenter71; Intel (core)tm) I5 2400 CPU 3.10GHZ,
Mem 3.8GB,Socket 1155, Video card ATI 6450, HDD Sata 500.

i try to follow instructions bellow link,

i wonder why in the auto partitions it doesn't show ''install along side '' as it should like in this Picture, see pic.

Image codes: Screenshot 04032015 01 06 03 PM

already used LVM and others but can't get a boot menu.


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Old 04-03-2015, 03:22 PM   #2
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have you legacy support ON in the bios?
UEFI bios'es need to have enabled legacy support in order to boot from certain partitions with certain software. I hate UEFI.

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Old 04-03-2015, 08:10 PM   #3
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My laptop was really fiddly to get ubuntu booting, at it was to do with UEFI and legacy mode.

I installed windows first and then installed Linux Mint, then 6 months later I realised i hadn't booted into windows once.
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