How to Install Linux Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal on Top of Windows 8 Pre-Installed with Uefi Secure-Boot Barrier Easy Visual-Guide

January 8, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Ubuntu Linux 12.10 Quantal Quetzal i386/amd64 on a PC with Windows 8 Uefi and Secure Boot Barrier Pre-Installed.

The Guide Do Not Show How to Prepare or Burn the Ubuntu Linux Installation Media, If You Need Consult the Online Ubuntu Documentation.

The Ubuntu Based OS Installers are Now Just Fantastic in the Ability of Easy Drag Partitioning and Resizing the Windows 8 Disk.

And this Visual Guide includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

The content and details are expressly reduced to give Focus only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)

Windows 8 Jail
  1. Windows 8 Disabling “Secure Boot” and Enable Boot from CD/DVD:

    Win8 CD/DVD Boot Setup
  2. Boot with the Ubuntu Linux Installation Media

  3. Start Ubuntu Linux Installation to Hard Drive

    Ubuntu Linux Start Installation to Hard Drive
  4. Prepare Ubuntu Installation

    Ubuntu Linux Start Preparing Installation to Hard Drive
  5. Prepare Ubuntu Installation

    Ubuntu Linux Start Installation Type
  6. Start Installation of Ubuntu

    Ubuntu Linux Start Installation Type
  7. How to Free Up Space for Linux on Disk

    Disk Partitioning with GParted Live
  8. Set the Time-Zone

    Ubuntu Linux Installation - Set Time-Zone
  9. Select the Keyboard Layout

    Ubuntu Linux Installation - Select Keyboard Layout
  10. Select the Keyboard Layout

    Ubuntu Linux Installation - User SetUp
  11. Reboot Into Ubuntu 12 Unity Desktop! :)

    Ubuntu Linux Installation - Ubuntu Linux Unity Desktop

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