Maybe you can have a look on my 'extended' steps. Thanks, Submitted by Skytingale (not verified) on Mon, 08/03/2020 - 03:14, In reply to Hello! I encountered that problem too working with a pc that haves Windows 7. Submitted by Vishal V. Parkar (not verified) on Fri, 11/06/2020 - 18:04. In this example my external drive is identified as /dev/sdb with partitions located on /dev/sdb1 (fat32 system/boot), /dev/sdb2 (linux-swap), /dev/sdb3 (ext4 root volume). Partition 2 System 99 MB 530 MB Wait for a few minutes, and you will see an unallocated space of 100GB. Livepatch that helps you apply updates without requiring a reboot of your system. You should still be booted from your Ubuntu Installation media thumb drive. autorun.ico dists md5sum.txt README.diskdefines Have you manage to fix this issue ? Not sure what that would give me. I need precision on part 7: Partition ### Type Size Offset Here, you need to select Install Ubuntu alongside Windows Boot Manager or Something else to install Ubuntu 20.04 along with Windows 10. I booted from USB and in Try Ubuntu mode, then run above command but it not worked (of course I already replace the uuid part with my USB partition uuid). How To Install VirtualBox On Linux Mint 20, How To Backup and Restore Ubuntu & Linux Mint With Timeshift, How To Upgrade To Linux Mint 20 From Linux Mint 19 [Detailed Guide], How To Install KVM On Ubuntu 20.04 / Linux Mint 20, How To Install Plex Media Server On Ubuntu 20.04 / Linux Mint 20, How To Install Android Studio on Ubuntu 20.04, Change default network name (ens33) to old “eth0” on Ubuntu…, Install μTorrent (uTorrent) on Ubuntu 14.04, How To Configure High-Availability Cluster on CentOS 7 /…, How To Install and Configure VNC Server in CentOS 7 / RHEL 7. The below screenshot shows the installation of Ubuntu 20.04. Section D, double clicking on fat32 and selecting, use as efi partition isnt an option. Install Ubuntu 20.04 Alongside With Windows 10 in Dual Boot, Step 2: Create a Live USB / Write a Bootable CD, Step 3: Prepare the Windows System for Dual-Boot, Step 5: Preparing To Install Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Install Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) on UEFI and Legacy BIOS System – Step by Step Guide, How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 20.04 From Ubuntu 18.04 / Ubuntu 19.10 [Detailed Guide], Step by Step Guide to Install Ubuntu 20.04, How To Install Linux, Nginx, MariaDB, PHP (LEMP Stack) in Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Released - New Features & Download Links, How To Install Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) On UEFI and Legacy BIOS System, Refreshed Yaru theme with Light/Dark switching. Get an error saying "no mount point specified" If you want create partitions manually with the size you want, select Something else option and then click Continue. So my first point is just to say thanks. I did a bunch of reading and found the main Grub docs that describe how to repair/reinstall grub, but more importantly, I found Nicholas Dionysopoulos's post here https://www.dionysopoulos.me/portable-ubuntu-on-usb-hdd/ - which was brilliant and paved the way. Submitted by Markus Haas (not verified) on Tue, 03/24/2020 - 20:02, I am at part E of your explanation and stuck on If you see a ‘dual boot’ Grub option screen - then everything that follows applies. I tried with Ryans input, did "D. Install Ubuntu 19.10" and skipped "E. Install Grub onto the ESP partition" 10. Open up the boot menu, and choose to boot from the LiveCD/LiveUSB. FAT16 Submitted by Itamar Katz (not verified) on Mon, 04/13/2020 - 17:54. Thanks a ton ! So I had to take a tangent, and follow different set of steps. I'm quite new to ubuntu. If a UEFI ESP partition already exists, the installing OS will typically give you a choice to overwrite, or modify boot loaders in the ESP with the option of creating a ‘dual boot’ installation. (2) I reccomend you have a copy of Boot-Repair-CD ISO ... http://sourceforge.net/p/boot-repair-cd/home ... essential should you inadvertedly cripple your dual-boot pc like I did ! This site is protected by reCAPTCHA Submitted by Hello (not verified) on Mon, 10/26/2020 - 18:29, Hello Once the Live system is up and running, Click the install Ubuntu icon from the desktop to begin the installation. So, you can easily access Windows partitions from Ubuntu. Also even with the portable driving containing Grub, it will still boot to a Grub menu first - although it's Grub from the portable drive, and not the system drive. It seems like… by Ryan (not verified). That can be anything from installing on one of the new M2 cards. Use The problem I have seen so far with GRUB is that you would need to assign the Windows Boot Manager partition on fstab for both PCs (or simply remove the USB every time you want to boot to Windows). By complete coincidence I've nearly completed a video / streaming setup, and so this would be a good first 'test case'. Plug in your external USB Hard Drive via the USB cable. Submitted by Anthony Bouch on Sun, 11/22/2020 - 16:44, In reply to Hello, so I wish I found… by Anita Batishev (not verified). But since your goal is to only have Ubuntu Linux on your entire system, you should go for Erase disk and install Ubuntu option. Submitted by Anthony Bouch on Tue, 04/28/2020 - 19:07, In reply to Hello Anthony, I want to say… by Jonathan (not verified). I just want to ask and confirm that is it the same for the non-UEFI system? Submitted by Jonathan (not verified) on Tue, 04/28/2020 - 08:34, Submitted by Jonathan (not verified) on Tue, 04/28/2020 - 18:51. the installation machine works as usual and the Ubuntu on the USB works on other machines!). After typing in the command sudo nano /mnt/etc/fstab, it becomes completely unclear what to do. We’re now almost ready to install Ubuntu 19.10 on this drive. I recently upgraded to Windows 10 Pro. Insert the DVD or USB stick on the system and then reboot the machine. 2. First thank you for this clear tutorial. :) thx for your help. How to Create a Truly Portable Ubuntu Installation on an... Realtek RTL9210 controller and/or their USB cables. I've seem to hit a wall though. In GNU/Linux, we usually call them /dev/sda and /dev/sdb respectively. Anybody who has crossed this point please do help, Submitted by Laksh (not verified) on Thu, 09/03/2020 - 10:37, In reply to Hi, Thanks for this! Submitted by Jannis (not verified) on Mon, 11/30/2020 - 22:40. Now you need to partition your hard drive for the installation. is there are a work around for that? During installation, Ubuntu allows you to split the hard drive into multiple sections, called partitions. I went back into gparted, deleted and recreated, changed the flags, etc etc. It will then install the operating system on the new partition. Sorry, I have another question. mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt/boot/efi worked but for the other parts it says /dev is not a block device. - install as well since it will also be the install media all together. Hard disk drive: GRUB names every hard disk drive with the name format (hdd_position) then names every partition (partition_position, partition_type[partition_number]). Then double click on the /dev/sdb3 partition - and choose use as 'Ext4 journaling file system’, and set the mount point to / or root, and again do not format this partition. As I mentioned I didn't try this with a Windows 10 machine, but my understanding is that Clonezilla works on Windows machines as well, so I'm guessing the results would be the same but I can't vouch for it. root@kali:/mnt/boot# mount -B /sys/ /mnt/sys/ Submitted by Jack (not verified) on Thu, 10/15/2020 - 02:13. We have to create one on your hard drive. Hope this tip may help some in case of need. Insert flash drive. Hi... Firstly thanx. Submitted by Anthony Bouch on Sat, 10/10/2020 - 08:26, In reply to I cannot understand why… by Clair Nielson (not verified), Submitted by chrie (not verified) on Sun, 07/19/2020 - 22:46, I like to do the same with Kali Linux and LUKS LVM combination, on all partitions. Choose the Keyboard and then click Continue to proceed further. After booting to the "Ubuntu Installation media thumb drive", open a terminal and as root, type: 2. Hi Steve, yes that's an option if it can be done easily, either in BIOS or by unplugging the drive - but I believe you still need the special 'removable' option set when installing Grub. without the extra configurations explained here), it SEEMS to work on multiple computers (i.e. Submitted by Markus Haas (not verified) on Tue, 03/24/2020 - 23:24, In reply to Hi Markus, did both of the… by Anthony Bouch. Choose your language settings, and optionally install third-party drivers. could it be because my existing dual boot win 10/ubuntu 18.04 boots on legacy? Mount the formatted drive. Submitted by Jun Wang (not verified) on Wed, 09/16/2020 - 23:12. My path is different. Installing Ubuntu with Two Hard Drives Making a bootable USB disk. Stick in your LiveUSB or LiveCD and then boot up your PC. The size of your swap partition may vary and so you’ll need to do a little research to determine the appropriate size for your expected workload. 9. In Windows, run wubi.exe from the drive to bring up an Ubuntu menu. I assume that you already have a Windows operating system on your laptop or desktop and want to install Ubuntu 20.04 in dual boot with Windows 10. The most important screen comes at this time. Remove the installation DVD ROM, if required, and then press Enter. Submitted by Jared Ritchie (not verified) on Tue, 07/21/2020 - 01:25. It’s much like an enhanced version of the gparted tool. Now we’ll mount our new Ubuntu installation root volume from our external drive.. We now need to fixup the UUIDs of the mount points in fstab for our external Ubuntu installation using the UUIDs we made a note of earlier: Copy and then comment the line with the /boot/efi mount point. Now do the same for the root volume - the ext4 partition on /dev/sdb3 - double click on the partition and note the UUID. root@kali:/mnt/boot# modprobe efivars Hi Itamar. Thank you for the detailed walkthrough. Submitted by Liam (not verified) on Sun, 06/07/2020 - 20:54, Hello! Once the drive has been formatted, click the "Mount" button that appears beneath the Volumes graph. swap area Submitted by Ryan (not verified) on Wed, 07/29/2020 - 10:15. autorun.ico dists md5sum.txt README.diskdefines Reboot and choose your Windows installation to boot. Ubuntu 20.04 is an upcoming long-term version that will be released on April 23, 2020. Select the free space and then click on the + sign to create a partition for Ubuntu 20.04 installation. This will most likely be /dev/sdb. To avoid this problem, you should boot Windows directly from your computer’s BIOS boot menu - usually accessible by pressing F12 on startup. When disconnected it boots into OSX. Steps: This installs the EFI bootloader under the special “fallback path” EFI\Boot\bootx64.efi in the ESP. Close GParted and then double click on the Install Ubuntu 19.10 icon on your desktop. sudo… by Emma (not verified). On legacy desktops, make sure the BIOS is set properly to be able to boot from both legacy (MRB) and UEFI devices (CSM=Enabled, Boot Mode=Auto, Boot Priority=UEFI First). Submitted by gregory L diaz (not verified) on Wed, 06/10/2020 - 12:25, So I followed all the steps on my windows desktop and have so when I turn it on without my ubuntu drive plugged in it boots into windows directly and when it is plugged in it boots directly to it without me having to change anything, however, this did not work on my laptop, a Dell XPS, I can boot into my drive and loads everything fine but does not have the ease from my desktop, how would I go about troubleshooting this? Try sudo apt install gparted - and then see if you're able to resize the main or root partition from GParted. Lines and paragraphs break automatically. Informative guide to install and set-up portable Ubuntu drive. Now in Nov 2020, when I install Ubuntu 20.04 on an external USB 3.0 HDD, the normal way (i.e. We’re going to create three new partitions on the target external drive. When one gets to the install grub onto the ESP partition (section E), one discovers, with poking around, that the external drive is actually the first disk drive (sda), the fstab file has already been configured properly during the installation, and I didn't even bother to unmount the install media (it didn't appear in /media/ubuntu/). LV Write Access read/write When I look at the live-debian thumb drive in Disks, it shows the first partition with the UUID of 2020-05-09-13-13-27-00, and it says it is mounted at /run/live/medium. LV Creation host, time my, 2020-07-18 11:57:57 +0000 See StackOverflow: (can't post the link here for some reason, but search for "Ubuntu How do I permanently disable hard drives"), Submitted by Anthony Bouch on Wed, 07/29/2020 - 12:53, In reply to Great guide! At the time, USB 2.0, Firewire or even e-SATA meant that this wasn’t really practical. Anthony Bouch Can you help us? Does anyone know where I went wrong? If your laptop or desktop doesn’t have any operating system, then you can follow the This tutorial should also work if you are installing Ubuntu 20.04 in dual boot with previous versions ofo Microsoft Windows such as Windows 8.1 or Windows 8. Select the second option, ‘Install Ubuntu’, and press return to launch the desktop installer automatically. The problem with this process is that the new operating system - whether on an external drive or other, is now ‘bound’ to the computer’s main system partition and boot information. Since my machine has only one partition, i.e., C:, I will shrink it for Ubuntu installation. Will sudo apt update followed by sudo apt apgrade install the required drivers? For example, here we are using the Gigabyte and the … Here, in this step, we will create partitions manually for Ubuntu 20.04 installation. This is for your system timezone. Specifically, I have a PC and a laptop that where I now now use Linux more frequently. For Example: To get a 100GB free disk space on the 1TB partition, you would need to enter 102400. Install Ubuntu alongside Windows Boot Manager. But before the stable releases, you can still install Ubuntu 20.04 along side Windows 10. Allowed HTML tags: