Installer Mint 17.3 did not find windows 10 Partition

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Nuki
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Installer Mint 17.3 did not find windows 10 Partition

Post by Nuki » Thu Jun 09, 2016 1:13 pm

I have try to install Mint 17.3 as Dualboot, but the installer did not find my windows 10 partition. With gparted have make
50 GB Partition. ( ext4 and swap ) Also didn´t find this

The same tried with ubunto gnome 16. The installer find both partitions and install was without problems possible.

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Re: Installer Mint 17.3 did not find windows 10 Partition

Post by fabien85 » Thu Jun 09, 2016 4:14 pm

A common reason for the installer not seeing the already installed windows is that you did not boot the live USB or DVD with the same boot mode as windows.
e.g. you booted Legacy while windows is installed UEFI, or the contrary.
Have a look at this tutorial : viewtopic.php?f=42&t=163126

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