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CentOS 7 - Install along side Windows 7

Yesterday I downloaded CentOS 7 & installed it alongside of Windows 7 OS in my  Dell laptop. Installation was as usual & went smooth until I rebooted my system and looked into the Grub2 boot menu – GOSH! 264 more words


Notes to Dual booting Linux OS with Windows

Many a times I’ve heard people say “Linux! It is very hard to use and install …..”, I started with my journey with Linux from past four years and I came to know its not that difficult as it may seem. 784 more words

Dual Boot

Remove Windows 8.1, then install Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 in UEFI mode

I got a new desktop machine but it had Windows 8.1 preinstalled on it. What’s worse, it was a 32-bit version (on a 64-bit machine). 405 more words


Dual BOOT !!!!!

This was Tough !!
I have Dell Inspiron 15r 5537, Core i5, 4GB RAM, 2GB AMD Graphics, 1TB HDD.

Today, I wanted to dual boot my Laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and faced a lot of problems. 144 more words

How To Solve NTFS Mount Problem In Linux And Windows 8 Dual Boot?

Problem: The NTFS partition is in an unsafe state error in your GNU/Linux Operating System

Error mounting /dev/sda5 at /media/harishankarayandev/01BC76G7Z2628FB0: 
`mount -t “ntfs” -o “uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,
“/dev/sda5″ “/media/harishankarayandev/01BC76G7Z2628FB0″‘ 
exited with non-zero exit status
14: The disk contains an unclean file system (0, 0). 475 more words

Kali Setup and UEFI

Installed Kali to check out the hash capabilities of the Radeon card. So I dusted off the old Alfa and booted up the most recent 1.07 version of Linux Kali. 479 more words


Dual boot with Windows 8 and Linux in Acer E1-510-4899

The Story

Recently, I bought a new laptop Acer E1-510-4899 with Windows 8.1 preinstalled. After experienced some new features of Windows 8, I decided to install Debian Linux along side Windows 8 on it. 815 more words