How do I install Ubuntu alongside a pre-installed Windows with UEFI?

I’m absolutely new to Linux. I would like to know how to install Ubuntu alongside the pre-installed Windows 8+ OS. Should I do it with Wubi, or through the Live USB/DVD? What steps do I need to take to correctly install Ubuntu? Answer If you are using Ubuntu 16.04+, many issues with compatibility are now … Read more

Will executing small-med updates on Windows 10 in a dualboot system (single SSD, partitioned) brick the Ubuntu partition?

I have a dualboot system with one partition for ubuntu 19.04, the other for Windows 10 1903. I’ve read online that in the case of MacOS dualbooting on the same storage as Windows 10, updating Win 10 could brick the MacOS partition. Ie. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bnUua6hfmjs My question is, will running windows 10 updates have the same … Read more

How get access to mounted usb drive on a Remmina remote windows 10 desktop

I need access to the USB ports on the host Ubuntu 18.04 computer which successfully connects to a remote Windows 10 desktop via Remmina. Everything works well including clipboard and folder sharing. I’m currently trying to get access the USB port in Windows. I have tried playing with around the advanced settings (see image attached) … Read more

Installing Ubuntu alongside Windows 10 (for Deep Learning) [closed]

Closed. This question is opinion-based. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it can be answered with facts and citations by editing this post. Closed 1 year ago. Improve this question I am a Machine Learning Engineer and have to use NVIDIA GPU accelerators (CUDA implementation) for … Read more

Windows 10 and Ubuntu freeze at the (blue window logo / purple screen) only if I restart from Ubuntu

Good evening, as always thank you for your time and help. I have this annoying problem. Context I decided to install Ubuntu 18.04 LTS in the secondary drive and Windows 10 is in the SSD. The computer is an Alienware Area 51 R5 with the following specifications: 220 [GB] NVMe (Windows 10 is here) 2 … Read more

18.04 Realtek RTL8188EE says “Connection Activation Failed” after about some hours of WiFi use

After the Realtek RTL8188EE in my Ubuntu 18.04 system tells me “Conection Activation Failed”, I cannot see a single Access Point anymore. The only solution is to restart with sudo reboot then everything works fine until the next few hours then “Connection Activation Failed”. sudo lshw -C network *-network description: Wireless interface product: RTL8188EE Wireless … Read more

Unable to boot Windows 10 in dual boot

My grub screen was not showing Windows 10 boot option. I tried the command: sudo os-prober but it was not able to detect Windows 10. Then I made the following changes to 40_custom file menuentry “Windows 10 (loader)”{ insmod part_gpt search –no-floppy –set=root –fs-uuid 8600-6723 chainloader (${root})/EFI/Microsoft/Boot/bootmgfw.efi } I typed the uuid of /dev/sda2 in … Read more

When the hard disk of Ubuntu is mounted on the motherboard, the hard disk of Windows 10 does not appear

This year I am starting my specialty in Informatics so I thought Ubuntu is a must, but I didn’t want to abandon Windows either. I decided to mount a second NVMe gen3 and dual boot Ubuntu 20.04 (on the computer there is also an HDD just for storage). To do so, I first removed the … Read more