How-to Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 with Uefi Secure-Boot Easy Visual-Guide

February 25th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8




The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Ubuntu Linux 13.10 Saucy Salamander i386/amd64 on a PC with Windows 8 Uefi and Secure Boot Barrier Pre-Installed.

The Guide Shows You All the Steps involved and so also How-to Download, Burn and Boot with the Ubuntu Installation Media.

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

To Make the Entire Process Easier to Visualize and Retain the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of the Essentials 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 ;)

Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Featured
  1. How-to Burn Ubuntu Installation Media to CD/DVD:

    Burning Ubuntu ISO to CD/DVD
  2. Windows 8 Disabling “Secure Boot” and Enable Boot from CD/DVD:

    Win8 CD/DVD Boot Setup
  3. Boot with the Ubuntu Linux Installation Media
  4. Start Installation of Ubuntu
    Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Start Installation
  5. How-to Free Up Space for Linux on Disk:

    Disk Partitioning with GParted Live
  6. Prepare Ubuntu Installation

    Check the Third Party Software Option.

    Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Preparing Installation to Hard Drive
  7. Formatting Ubuntu Hard-Drive

    The Best Choice is to Make a LVM Partitioning Group

    Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Formatting with LVM SetUp Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Formatting with LVM SetUp 2
  8. Set the Time-Zone
    Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Set Time-Zone
  9. SetUp a Regular User
    Ubuntu Linux Installation - User SetUp
  10. Installing Ubuntu Saucy
    Ubuntu Linux Saucy Installing
  11. Reboot Into Ubuntu 13.10 Unity Desktop! :)
    Install Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on Top of Windows 8 - Success and RebootUbuntu Linux Saucy Desktop

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