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From my minimal understanding of it, Wubi basically installs the Ubuntu image to a swap file within your Windows system. Why can't the second fundamental theorem of calculus be proved in just two lines? sda1: __________________________________________________________________________ File system: ntfs Boot sector type: Windows Vista/7: NTFS Boot sector info: According to the info in the boot sector, sda1 starts at sector 2048. The simplest way around it is, just wait Give it about 5~20 minutes, and it'll go away and start off with the splash screen :) Can you help with this problem?
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Did you try booting the Ubuntu CD yet? DragonByte SEO, vBShout, Advanced @User Tagging, Advanced Post Thanks / Like - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. My steps to trouble shoot would be: If you don't see the grub menu ============================== 1. http://askubuntu.com/questions/168432/prefix-not-set-error-showing-when-trying-to-install-12-04 But according to the info from fdisk, sda4 starts at sector 63479808.
Adv Reply September 22nd, 2011 #9 Payero View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Sep 2011 Beans 2 Re: error prefix not set For If you're booting from the CD and you also get a black screen, then post#1 shows how to override boot options on the CD Varun (varun-bhat-93) said on 2012-04-19: #7 I My netbook came with freedos, so i have to install this. TheOnlyRogueAngel, Sep 10, 2016, in forum: Linux and Unix Replies: 2 Views: 221 TheOnlyRogueAngel Sep 11, 2016 How to install Windows on a laptop with pre installed Ubuntu shardul, Sep 5,
e8400|P5G41T-M LX|sapphireHD5670 DDR5 1gb|Transcend 3GB 1333Mh|wd 160gb|AOC e2250sw HP ML115-G5|DELL Inspiron mini 1018 SAMSUNG Galaxy Y [Hyperion 9] Reply With Quote 21-08-2012,06:49 PM #4 ashrj View Profile View Forum Posts Intermediate-level Thanks in advance, Ramakrishna G 12.04 share|improve this question asked Jul 29 '12 at 16:01 G Ramakrishna 1113 i even tried with downloading cdimage from cdimage.ubuntu.com precise alternate image Try (hd0 0) Ntfs5 Error Prefix Is Not Set If you see the grub menu but booting fails ========================================== 1. It might be an acpi issue - it's hard to tell, but it doesn't seem graphics related (and you've already tried nomodeset).
Then boot your computer from the CD/USB, select "Try Ubuntu". This seems a little strange that you can run knoppix but not Ubuntu. later I came to know that My Lappy has 64 bit processor ... have a peek here Use these also: acpi=off noapic nolapic nomodeset What motherboard model is it?
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Edit bug mail Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else Related questions Wubi: Ubuntu 11.04 prefix error Wubi: Wubi "prefix" is not set Wubi: 11.10 not booting-error "prefix"not set Wubi: Prefix not Discussion in 'Linux and Unix' started by mohittomar13, Feb 4, 2012. What would have happened to the world if the sepoy mutiny of 1857 had suceeded? All rights reserved.
Has an SRB been considered for use in orbit to launch to escape velocity? I have downloaded ISO master from software centre and deleted that that ubuntu folder and saved that iso in other location and burned it to DVD ... Brian Murray (brian-murray) on 2012-10-22 Changed in wubi: status: Confirmed → Fix Released See full activity log To post a comment you must log in. Damn UEFI Lenovo Z570 : i5-2410M / 4GB RAM / 750 GB HD [B][U]Asus U32U[/U][/B] : AMD E450 / 2GB RAM / 320GB HD Earphones : SoundMagic ES18, Sony MDR EX10LP
It happens on every Wubi install every time you boot - since Release 11.04. However in every case when i plug it in my laptop, and boot from it it says "error: prefix is not set" and then garbage comes on the screen. thats it ... THANKS mohittomar13, Feb 5, 2012 #5 lewmur Joined: Sep 10, 2006 Messages: 180 mohittomar13 said: ↑ Thanks to everyone for replying to my thread.
According to the info in the boot sector, sda4 has 20482874 sectors, but according to the info from fdisk, it has 92819631 sectors. Is SprintAir listed on any flight search engines? Adv Reply Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation Installation & Upgrades Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums DistroEdubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr Re: error prefix not set This error message was reported to the developer and he stated that it wasn't causing any problems and he wasn't going to
how can i install 64bit ubuntu on my laptop? –G Ramakrishna Jul 30 '12 at 17:47 add a comment| 1 Answer 1 active oldest votes up vote 1 down vote accepted please guide me how to install ... Varun Help others by marking threads as [SOLVED], if they are. (See how) Wireless Script | Use Code Tags Adv Reply May 14th, 2011 #3 cure2001 View Profile View Forum Player claims their wizard character knows everything (from books).