Jeffreytooker at msn.com
Fri Apr 18 14:37:18 UTC 2008
From: ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com
[mailto:ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Karl Larsen
Sent: Friday, April 18, 2008 5:03 AM
To: Ubuntu user technical support,not for general discussions
Subject: Re: Uninstalling Ubuntu
Jeffrey Tooker wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Keith Clark
> Sent: Thursday, April 17, 2008 8:43 PM
> To: Ubuntu user technical support,not for general discussions
> Subject: Re: Uninstalling Ubuntu
>>> I am trying to uninstall Ubuntu from my computer. Ubuntu is loaded on a
>>> seperate disk, not in a partition. I have tried using the Ubuntu
>>> installation disk to load the new Ubuntu over the old. My Dell (PIII)
> To all:
> I got 7.10 loaded from disk. Mine worked the one from the book would not
> boot up. Got into the Bios. The boot instructions on the disk and
> set of instructions I found online did not work for getting into Bios on
> Dell. The key for Dell seems to be F2. Also one needs to hold F2 down
> the time the machine is powered up. The machine then goes into Bios
> the the indications that are supposed to show up, (they never do). I
> up the install by impatience and had to restart a couple of times. 10.7
> seems to work pretty well now. I will keep at it. Thanks to all for your
> help and patience.
> Jeffrey Tooker
> Paynes Creek Ca.
> Glad you figured out your BIOS. They can be real tricky some times
and I have not had a Dell. So then the LiveCD worked and you have Ubuntu
installed on the second hard drive and it works.
Now you can relax because after a bunch of updates you will be up to
date and using Linux.
I downloaded them last night. There were 209 updates. It took a while.
While downloading I came to the understanding that the CD was the basic load
to get the system going, then the updates brought the system up to speed. I
am begining to understand the way in which Ubuntu is set up. It will take a
Paynes Creek Ca.
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