Installing Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

(Laptop used: Medion Akoya E6222)

1. On the old Windows system

Do the downloads

Make the USB-Stick bootable (at least 4GB)

2. Installing Ubuntu

Note: All data on the windows machine, including the system, will be erased!

Starting from USB

Image – choose to download Updates while the installation runs, including 3rd party applications (select it unlike in the screenshot)

Image – partitioning the HDD according to the picture – unlike shown in the screenshot, select “Encrypt the new Ubuntu installation for security

Image – Put in your log-in credentials (Note: This is different from the system start password!)

Image – wait until the installation is complete

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Post-installation

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