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Ubuntu is nice, but my computer is used almost primarily to play games...and gaming on Linux is a struggle...
    
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I would use Ubuntu 32 bit. It will help you not have as many issues at the beginning. I suggest dual booting windows myself, but if you wanna jump right in then go to it. Good luck!!!
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Someone say it's doesn't matter 32vs64 but i found it it's more logical and actually stable to use both 64vs64 in dual boot
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Is ubuntu 64 bit safe? if I have windows 64 bit installed, is it recommended to also install ubuntu 64 bit if i want to dual boot?
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Originally Posted by MightyMission View Post
doesnt right click on my computer>manage>event viewer shows the bsod code?
well off topic but i nearly bought some tsznce(sp?) tushonka when we were shoping yesterday,wondered how it tasted...would you recommend it?
The leaked service pack 1?
I don't recommend it,but i recommend sp1 RC you can download it from microsoft site.
The leaked version is no good,wait for the official release in march this year.
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ive gone back to xp to back up my 20+shoesboxes of minidiscs using netmd,i wont be using 7 again for quite some time...damn lack of support for the minidisc martyrs!
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I nearly pulled my hair out trying to get it running on a P4 with 512mb of ram, but then again that was my first experience with Ubuntu. Might reinstall XP or something, cause it's only for my brother and sister.

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Wicked avatar Photoshop?
Thanks, but actually, my good friend Kora04 did it for me Can't take credit, I'd hate if I (could) do something like that and someone stole it lol
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post #37 of 45
IM NOT SIDING WITH ANYONE!

I hear good things about Linux. Some people love it. But......

If you would tell us your error codes, then maybe we can help you fix the problem. I doubt 99.9% of people use WIN7 becuase its terrible.
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Ubuntu is linux for windows users, go to gentoo
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only way W7 is the reason for your BSOD is if you got a faulty copy or something
Edited by AK-47 - 1/25/11 at 2:51pm
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Good luck with Ubuntu.. I have had my own personal experiences with it but never really got into it..always came back to Windows dissatisfied in some way. The bluescreen issue seems weird though, although a fresh reinstall of 7 x64 may work wonders for you and it is a much better OS than XP.
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