How to Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Alongside Windows 8

January 21, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step and Visually How to Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Alongside Windows 8 with 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 on the Fly.

Before Installing Linux Ubuntu it is Recommended to Test if your System meet the Minimum Hard Requirements simply by trying to see if it’s Able to Run the Ubuntu Live OS.

To Make the whole Ubuntu 16.04 Installation on a PC with Windows 8 Easier to Visualize and Retain the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Featured
  1. How to Download & Burn Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux

    Preparing Ubuntu Media Guide
  2. Setting Up Windows 8 PC to Boot with Linux Ubuntu:

    Win 8 CD/DVD Boot Setup
  3. Boot with the Ubuntu Linux Installation Media
  4. Start Installation of Ubuntu
    Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty on Top of Windows 8 - Start Installation
  5. So Boot Your PC with Ubuntu Live Media

  6. Start Installation of Ubuntu

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Start Installation
  7. Preparing Ubuntu for Installation
    You May Select the install Third Party Software option.

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Preparing Installation to Hard Drive
  8. Then Select Install Ubuntu alongside Windows 8

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Select Install Ubuntu alongside Windows 8
  9. Auto Resizing PC Hard-Drive
    Simply Drag the Divider to Change the Space reserved to Windows & Ubuntu!

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Allocating Drive Space
    Confirm to Write Changes to Disk!
    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Writing Changes to Disk

    Then Click on Install Now!

  10. Choose Where You Are to Set the Time-Zone

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Set Time-Zone
  11. SetUp a Regular User

    Ubuntu Linux Installation - User SetUp
  12. Then Start Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Installation
    Wait until the Process is Successfully Achieved…

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Ubuntu Linux Xenial Installing
  13. Wait Until the Installation is Achieved and
    Then Reboot!

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 8 - Success and Reboot
  14. On Grub Boot Loader Splash Screen
    You find the Choice to Start Up Ubuntu or Windows 8

  15. Login into Your Barely New Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop :)

    Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 7 - Ubuntu Linux 16.04 Xenial Desktop Login
  16. How to Quick Start with Ubuntu System and Software

    Linux Ubuntu Quick Start
  17. And Happy Ubuntu! :)

Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on Top of Windows 7 - Ubuntu Linux 16.04 Xenial Desktop


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