Is it possible to install Windows 7 and Ubuntu on the same partition?
I'm a grad student and for my studies I need to ubuntu and Windows the long withit. Unfortunately in my laptop that only one partition is free. I would like to install Ubuntu inside Windows. Is this possible?
No, this isn't a plausible scenario, the two operating systems use different file systems, Windows 7 uses NTFS and Ubuntu uses ext4. Even if they use a common file system, it would still not be recommended. If you have enough free space on the disk, you can shrink the partition, and then create a new partition on free space for Ubuntu, note that it still may be a bit difficult to implement correctly, you must have a knowledge base of the operation between the MBR and the boot so that it works correctly on the same hard disk.
Have you considered installing Ubuntu in a virtual environment in Windows 7? I think that this may be a better option. Personally, the engine virtual without going I prefer VirtualBox , but some prefer VMware Player , which is also very popular.
I tried for months to install Windows 7 and I get the same error message. In fact, I gave up trying, but my computer is running slowly and gel a bit so I thought I would give it another chance. Can you help me?
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I have Windows xp and Vista on the same computer, my fligth Simulator is on xp. How do I play for vista or I need to install Island all on vista
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You must install Flight simulator on vista as well as Windows Xp and vista are two different operating systems.
You log in to vista, you may not use any of the XP application and vice versa.
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I have a 500 GB partition I want to use to install windows 7 and windows 8. I have windows 8 already installed, I want to know if I can install Win7?
You must have another partition to install windows 7 on! but you can install windows 7 on the same partition, if you create a virtual hard drive partition and install windows on this VHD file. This way you can dualboot n/b operating system.
Hope that helped, thank you.
Hello. My client has vCenter Server and VUM installed and running in the same database. Yes, the same database (not only same server database) and the same ODBC (ODBC VUM is 32-bit only).
My question is whether it is supported or not and I would like a source VMware information, not only "it works fine for me".
I can't find any definitive info on this VMware. Only something to wave in the installation and upgrade guides about or not to run in the same database ' ' (I guess they mean 'server') and it seems that the recommendation is to separate them for the 'large environments,' whatever that means.
The environment vSphere 4.1 is currently, and there are about 20 guests and 150 virtual machines.
If it is not supported, I guess the best way to go is to reinstall both from scratch?
Thanks in advance!
Yes, it is a supported configuration. Since VUM and vCenter using different tables, you can share the same DB
The database of the update manager that you use can be identical to the vCenter Server database. You can also use a
separate database, or you can use existing database clusters. For best results in a large scale environment, you
must use a dedicated Update Manager database that is located on one computer other than the
the vCenter Server system database.
Have Vista business on a network and all computers become a windows update error 800 b 0001 after installing windows update on 17/07/12 agent. Had a firm to try to solve the problem but to no avail. We cannot get the windows update, but if we click on the "microsoft update" line we can get the updates. The updates are the same, and if we use this backdoor we receive all the updates that we need?
While Windows Update provides updates specifically for Windows, Microsoft Update expands the service to download and install updates for other Microsoft software, such as Microsoft Office and Windows Live [Essentials as well as Silverlight & Microsoft Security Essentials]...
Source: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/downloads/windowsupdate/FAQ.mspx [removed from the MS database in the last 12 months or so]
That being said...
It is a forum for specific consumers. You will find support for Vista running in a corporate environment in these Pro IE forums-online http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/category/windowsvistaitpro
I have a computer running Windows 7 Professional (32 bit) and I need to run multiple programs in Windows XP Professional. Set up the computer so that the two operating systems so that I can choose the one I want to start? If so, how can I do it? Mode XP of Windows 7 is not a true XP environment because it does not have the Microsoft JVM program (Machine Visual Java) or installed it will be format FAT 32 discs (this does nor appear to be the same as exFAT). I need to restore files backed up using a program that does not recognize NTFS formatted. Can someone help, please?
It's been a while since I used XP Mode and I don't remember all the details, but I remember that you will not be able to attach a USB device if it is connected to the host computer using a USB 3.0 port.
You can share a USB device that is attached to a USB 3.0 port (or at least, you can do this with a flash drive USB;) I don't know about printers or scanners).
I don't know about you, but I suspect that unlike a printer or a scanner, USB flash drive must be attached to the virtual machine rather than share the XP Mode and the host operating system.
You connect the scanner to the same USB port that he was using before move you things? If you unplug the USB port on the scanner, look at the plastic insert in the port: if it's black, it of 2 USB and click OK. If it's blue, it's USB 3.0 and it will not work in XP mode.
Can the 2 PCs, tolerated by the members, at the same time?
You can install the software on two computers. These two computers can be Windows, Mac OS, or everyone. If you install on a third computer, you will be asked to turn off this feature on the other two computers. You can then re-enable one of the two previous computers and use Cloud Creative apps on it. You can not work at the same time.
Will be running Windows Defender and McAfee Antivirus at the same time slow down my laptop, and it is necessary to run both at the same time. I have windows vista.
McAfee is normally disable windows defender
read this information on the Defender:
· If you use microsoft security essentials avg avira mcafee norton etc they disable the vista version of windows defender by default
the basics of Microsoft security has its own version of windows defender
and other anti-virus programs use their own particular type of application to scan for spyware and malware
It of nothing to worry and is the default action, which is designed for them to do
If the above does not apply to your machine to read the information on the below link on how to disable the windows defender service in vista or make an autostart to enable
and here is the method to remove it from startup in vista
and this is how you would normally activate or disable windows defender in vista from within defenders of own and options tools
and read this information to microsoft:
Error message when you run Windows Defender: «Error 0x800106ba»
and if you need to change startup programs read this information on the other methods of doing it without using defender
using msconfig read this tutorial;
How to use MSCONFIG in Windows Vista
Here's how to use MSCONFIG in Windows Vista to disable some unnecessary programs that load automatically at startup
and also try this program;
This utility, which has a knowledge of auto-starting locations of any startup monitor, shows you what programs configured to run at system startup or login and that the entries in the order of processing windows. These programs include those in your startup folder, Run, RunOnce, and other registry keys. You can configure Autoruns to show other locations, including Explorer shell, toolbar extensions, helper objects to the browser, Winlogon notifications, auto and many start-up services more
for a good anti-malware program try this FREE
Download update and scan with the free malwarebytes anti-malware version
I was able to use both wireless and wire NIC on Dell Laptop M6600 window 7 64 bit well before, but lately the wireless is disconnected if the wire is connected.
The without wire is connect to the router to access the internet and the wire is connected to my test unit private stand alone.
I remember I go to Device Manager, right click on my wireless NIC card then there is an entry there for me to NOT turn off wireless when the wire is connected, but I can't find this option more.
Welcome to the Microsoft community!
From your problem description, I understand that you can not connect to the wireless network and at the same time. I'm here to help you.
I suggest to refer to the following article and perform the steps mentioned there.
It will be useful. For any other corresponding Windows help, do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to help you.
I have tried everything I can think of, even to reinstall windows to correct the problem. Nothing solves the problem. It all started after clearing the cache of the browser. Text appears at least 15 seconds after I start typing, pages take a long time to load, if I click on something, it takes 15 seconds to show any response. If Firefox is on the screen, the mouse moves more slowly. Everything worked perfectly right, until I deleted the browser cache. Anyone have any ideas?
You can check for problems with the database places.sqlite file in the Firefox profile folder.
Start Firefox in Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions (Firefox/tools > Modules > Extensions) or if hardware acceleration is the cause of the problem.
- Put yourself in the DEFAULT theme: Firefox/tools > Modules > appearance
- Do NOT click on the reset button on the startup window Mode safe
Here is the link to the .jpg, I put in my DropBox: https://dl.dropbox.com/u/41007907/errorMessage.jpg. I took a snapshot of the error message. Details: I don't have any antivirus installed. I have Windows 7 64 bit. I used to have this same software on my computer two weeks ago, then I uninstalled it accidentally. I suspect that there is problem with the settings of Windows 7.
Welcome to the Microsoft Community Forums.
According to the description, you can not install software such that it ends with a fatal error. I might help you.
1 did you changes to the computer before the show?
2. is the specific issue of the software?
The problem may occur if the Setup program has stopped working. Please follow the steps to solve the problem of the installation.
Method 1: Run the fixit:
Solve problems with programs that cannot be installed or uninstalled
Method 2: See the article:
How to solve problems when you install or uninstall programs on a Windows computer
Please let me know the status of the issue. I will be happy to provide you with the additional options that you can use to get the problem resolved in Microsoft Windows.
If I have Windows Defender, I need avast on my computer too?
Yes, Windows Defender is an antispyware program if you need an antivirus as well.
Here's what I use and recommend: (these are all free and very effective versions.)
Avast and Prevx proved extremely reliable and compatible with all I have
launched on them. Microsoft Security Essentials and Prevx have also proven to be very
reliable and compatible. Use MSE or Avast and Prevx, Prevx 3 but not all.
Avast Home free - stop any shields is not necessary except leave the file system, Web,.
Operational network (Script and behavior are also recommended in Ver 6 +).
Prevx - Home - free
Windows Defender (is not necessary if you use MSE)
Protected IE - mode
IE 8 - SmartScreen filter WE (IE 7 phishing filter)
I also IE always start with asset if filter InPrivate IE 8.
(It may temporarily turn off with the little icon to the left of the + bottom
right of IE)
Two versions of Avast are available 6.x and 4.8 x
Avast - home - free - 6.x stop shields you do not use (except files, Web, network, &)
Shields of behavior) - double click on the icon in the Notification area - real time Orange - click on the
Shield that you want to stop - STOP. To stop the Orange icon to show an error indicator-
Click on the Orange icon - top right - settings - click on the status bar - uncheck shields you
disabled - click OK
Avast 4.8 x - home - free - stop shields, you don't need except leaving Standard, Web,.
and the network running. (Double-click the blue icon - look OK. - upper left - Shields details
Finish those you don't use).
Or use Microsoft Security Essentials - free
Prevx works well alongside MSE or Avast
Prevx - home - free small, fast, exceptional protection CLOUD, working with other security
programs. It is a single scanner, VERY EFFICIENT, if it finds something come back here
or use Google to see how to remove.
Choice of PCmag editor - Prevx-
Also get Malwarebytes - free - use as scanner only. If you ever think malware and that
would be unusual with Avast and occasional Prevx running with the exception of a low level cookie
(not much), to UPDATE and then run it as a scanner. I have a lot of scanners and they
never find anything of note that I started to use this configuration.
I hope this helps.
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The reason I ask, is that I have a Canon 5Dsr incoming and raw files are only achievable on CC2015 but I use cursors for Lightroom 5 (and there is no way to use the CC2015 on the right).
When I install CC2015 apparently mees my install LR5 upward.
Yes. But why would you? The catalog files are not compatible. Cannot open a LR 6 catalogue in LR 5.
I use firefox on a computer with Windows XP and Ubuntu, with the card-Firefox profile in a separate, partition do not have to remove the 'blocking of parent' whenever I want to use Firefox.
I have Firefox in the Windowspartition of my computer and the Linuxpartition from my computer, I have a third partition where I store my personal data, such as my Firefox-profile-map and my download card.
If I'm not manually delete 'Parent Lock' Firefox will not start it is already an open session.
It would be better not to have this system of parentlock.
It would be better to use two separate profiles for each operating system and synchronize data between the two, because there can be other problems as well with the caches that use current versions of Firefox and other files that store the paths of dependent files of the OS.
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