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by hulltommo
Sat Apr 04, 2015 5:46 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Thank you to those supporting others here!
Replies: 115
Views: 63698

Re: Thank you to those supporting others here!

Thanks to Fred Barclay and Xenopeek. Made what was a difficult problem for me, sound very simple. I am forever in your debt. Saved me more hours of stress. Thank you very much,
by hulltommo
Sat Apr 04, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <SOLVED>Dual Boot won't work
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: Dual Boot won't work

Sorted it now (Yey!) After going through your instructions, I changed the boot order via the BIOS. I didn't realise at first, but my internal HDD and my external DVD are both Samsung. Which confused me as I just kept clicking Samsung, thinking that was my DVD drive and wondering why it just kept boo...
by hulltommo
Sat Apr 04, 2015 4:32 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <SOLVED>Dual Boot won't work
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: Dual Boot won't work

Hi, Thanks for the replies. I did download the latest version of Mint (should have mentioned that) however it wouldn't load or anything, it did the same as the windows DVD. I did try to boot from the external DVD drive, but it may be the case that it starts too slowly. I will try what you have sugge...
by hulltommo
Sat Apr 04, 2015 3:31 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <SOLVED>Dual Boot won't work
Replies: 5
Views: 360

<SOLVED>Dual Boot won't work

Hi everyone, I bought a PC with Linux Mint 16 already installed. I also purchased an original copy of windows vista business and intended to use as a dual boot with Mint. I have to use an external DVD drive. However when I try to 'plug n play' it appears that Linux is somehow stopping the boot of th...

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