Feedback on the Dell Inspiron 1545 - Roberts (ATI)

Asked by John Pritchard

Unable to get past "Preparing to install" stage (having waited more than a number of minutes). Have tried LTS 12.04 and 14.04.2 (desktop amd64). USB boot into install is working. Seems to get errors from disk I/O.

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John Pritchard (jdp-teamfrednet) said :

Switched BIOS SATA to ATA from UHCI with no apparent effect.

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Taihsiang Ho (taihsiangho) said :

you may refer to this one to help you:

WARNING: this behavior may clean all your data in your disk!!!
Make sure to backup your data and what you are going to do before you are going to try this link (format hard disk).

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