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How to resize the highlighted partition?

How to resize the highlighted partition? After reducing the size of 230.55 I am trying to add 151.45 to the highlighted partition (92.60GiB). In the image below, I’m logged into Ubuntu, and using Gparted. Can’t find how to do this anywhere. Any ideas ? Asked By: Mah Neh || Source You can’t directly add end-of-drive …

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Why is my BIOS not detecting the hard drive where is Ubuntu installed?

Why is my BIOS not detecting the hard drive where is Ubuntu installed? I have an acer travel mate laptop with windows and I wanted to also have Ubuntu, so I downloaded the 22.04.3 image and used rufus to make a booteable USB. Then I proceed with the instalation in one of my hard drives, …

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Installing Multiple EFI Partitions Without Disconnecting Installed Drives

Installing Multiple EFI Partitions Without Disconnecting Installed Drives Please do not move this question to SuperUser. My question relates to EFI partition manipulation, which is not inherent to Windows. Background I ran into an issue with UEFI and OS Versions, and I would like some help. By no means is this an advertisement for my …

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22.04.4 Server – No Choice to Keep Existing Installs?

22.04.4 Server – No Choice to Keep Existing Installs? I have other partitions (data and OS) that must be kept intact on the only drive I can use on this PC. (Why I can’t change things: This is for a ‘home server’; not a company machine with lots of drives available.) Documentation from Ubuntu suggests …

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Ubuntu dual boot breaks after booting Windows

Ubuntu dual boot breaks after booting Windows I’ve installed Windows and Ubuntu 22.04 on two separate drives. Windows always boots fine. However, if I want to switch over to Ubuntu, after restarting the computer and selecting the Ubuntu boot option, it will load for a little longer than usual, show me the home screen, and …

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Is it worth booting another OS via grub if they live on different drives?

Is it worth booting another OS via grub if they live on different drives? Foreword This is technically not a Ubuntu-specific question but I suspect it’s a valid question for Ubuntu users. Actual question Is it really worth booting a non-Ubuntu OS via grub, if it lives on a different physical drive than Ubuntu? Context …

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(SOLVED) No sound Ubuntu 22.04 LTS / Windows 11 Dual boot

No sound Ubuntu 22.04 LTS / Windows 11 Dual boot I have recently done my first dual boot with Ubuntu and Windows. However, now I don’t have sound with my speakers. I have tried all the troubleshooting steps I could find online, however nothing seems to work. Using bluetooth headset, the sound works, but the …

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Can't boot any distro without acpi=off

Can't boot any distro without acpi=off I have really limited Linux know-how. Specs: Asus ROG Strix G15DS-R7700X088W AMD Ryzen 7 7700X NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 2x 1TB SSDs; 1x M2 NVME with W11 running, 1x SATA Goal: Running Dual Boot with W11 on the first M2 SSD (already running fine) and Linux on the second …

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Problems with Installing Nobara along with Windows 10

Problems with Installing Nobara along with Windows 10 I already have a Windows 10 Pro installed and want to install Nobara in a dual boot such that I can access either whenever I want to. I downloaded the "Nobara-39-Official-2024-01-24.iso" from here. Then I got my USB drive and got the .iso file onto it using …

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Help needed regarding GRUB for Dual Boot from two different SSDs

Help needed regarding GRUB for Dual Boot from two different SSDs I am comparatively new to Ubuntu.I have a laptop with Windows10 installed on a 1TB SATA SSD.Today,i added another 240GB NVMe SSD & Installed Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. I can successfully dual boot & change the OS from BIOS.But unlike my Desktop(Where I have Ubuntu …

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Debian installer does not recognize the unallocated space

Debian installer does not recognize the unallocated space I am trying to install Debian 12.4.0 alongside Windows 10 in my Asus Zenbook Flip 15 (UX564). Despite having prepared 100 GB of free space for Debian installation (see first picture), the Debian installer fails to detect this unallocated space when I do the guided partitioning by …

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Does nautilus encrypt files on BitLocker encrypted drive?

Does nautilus encrypt files on BitLocker encrypted drive? I have an Ubuntu 23.10/Windows 11 dual-boot setup with one of my SSDs and an HDD, both encrypted using BitLocker’s New Encryption Mode (XTS-AES). And I read that Linux systems natively don’t have support for BitLocker. What I’m confused about is, whenever I use Nautilus to copy …

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How do I permanently recover from grub rescue?

How do I permanently recover from grub rescue? This question relates to a Windows/Linux dual boot system on a DOS-partitioned SSD (i.e. none with GPT/UEFI). Originally, the computer only had Windows 10 on an HDD. Then I managed to transfer this system to the SSD, resize the partitions and install Xubuntu 20.04 alongside Windows 10, …

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Dual booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu messes up WiFi

Dual booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu messes up WiFi I have installed Windows 10 on my desktop and have then also installed Mint OS (Linux Mint 21.2 Cinnamon [5.8.4] to be specific). Before I installed Mint, both WiFi and Ethernet were working perfectly on Windows. Now, Windows is unable to connect to Ethernet or WiFi …

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Grub not detected after Kubuntu install

Grub not detected after Kubuntu install I have a pc with an MSI B550 Gaming Plus motherboard, with Windows 10 on it. After trying to install Kubuntu with different ways to partition the SSD (install windows using the whole disc and have Kubuntu resize it, install windows on part of the disc and manually make …

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Dual-boot windows and Ubuntu

Dual-boot windows and Ubuntu I have Ubuntu on SSD, use it as my main OS, but want to install win10 on separate SSD for gaming and to learn how to do it:) Need some help (good videos/articles/guides/solved question) to do it properly with GRUB and etc. I don`t want to reinstall Ubuntu and don`t have …

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Preserving old home folder (already on separate partition) when reinstalling Ubuntu

Preserving old home folder (already on separate partition) when reinstalling Ubuntu I have a dual boot Windows Ubuntu laptop, and Ubuntu is split across multiple partitions (p4 and p5) so that my home folder is not on the main Ubuntu partition. Then I must have accidentally uninstalled Python or otherwise destroyed my Ubuntu 22.04.01 (or …

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Can't boot into Ubuntu installation

Can't boot into Ubuntu installation First of all, I’d like to say that I am a complete Linux newbie. I am trying to dual boot Linux and Windows 10. My Setup is: Ryzen 5600 Gigabyte B450M DS3H V2 (BIOS version: F64) RTX 2060 Super (Driver version: 546.29) 16GB DDR4 RAM 500GB M.2 NVMe (200GB Free) …

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Linux networking not working after playing a game on Windows

Linux networking not working after playing a game on Windows I have this bizarre problem with my PC. Linux networking stops working after I play a game on Windows. Situation I have dual boot, Windows 10 for gaming and Manjaro linux for day-to-day use. I’m using a cable connection to my router, so it is …

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Help with Ubuntu installation – getting the "System program problem detected" error

Help with Ubuntu installation – getting the "System program problem detected" error I failed during an attempt to reinstall Ubuntu 23.10 Desktop (which was installed on my Acer Aspire laptop alongside Windows 11). I had problems with the reinstallation, so I decided to delete the Ubuntu partition, add the created free space to the Windows …

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