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Mickjones
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Linux installation

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HP Stream energy star 11-015na
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

I would be very grateful for information on how I can intal a Linux Distro on said Notebook. I know which one Im going to instal, and in theory,  how to do it. But, the theory doesn't work in  real life! any assidstance anyone can give would greatly appreciated. PS: Could anyone replying keep it as simple as possible as I'm not in any way a 'GeeK'!

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WAWood
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@Mickjones 

I'm sorry, but HP does not provide support for Linux distros -- including boot issues.

IF you replace the preloaded Windows OS with a Linux distro, or add a Linux distro, then you assume full responsibility for maintaining that -- including solving any problems with booting the other OS and/or installing the other OS.

Modern PCs with UEFI, instead of the older BIOS, are especially difficult to install because you have to go into the UEFI settings and make several changes before you can even boot from a USB stick -- and we are unable to assist in that work.

Your best bet for support now is to contact the support forum of the distro you are using.



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