take 14.10 off and give me 14.04

Asked by kurt stoller on 2014-11-09

14.10 got loaded onto my machine. Tell me how to get it off and how to go back to 14.04.
if you need to call me...my cell is 425-422-7597
Thank you
Kurt Stoller

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.10
Package: ubuntu-release-upgrader-core 1:14.10.9
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.16.0-24.32-generic 3.16.4
Uname: Linux 3.16.0-24-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.14.7-0ubuntu8
Architecture: i386
CrashDB: ubuntu
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Sun Nov 9 13:16:40 2014
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-08-03 (98 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release i386 (20140417)
PackageArchitecture: all
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubuntu-release-upgrader
Symptom: release-upgrade
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to utopic on 2014-10-28 (12 days ago)

mtime.conffile..etc.update.manager.release.upgrades: 2014-11-04T22:00:06.545611

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This question was originally filed as bug #1390982.

Torsten Franz (torsten.franz) said : #1

This is not a bug. It is a question and someone can support it.

michael (yellupcm-gmail) said : #2

The way to do what you want, is to clear off 14.10. Make a new clean install of 14.04. Be sure to backup anything important.

You cannot dowgrade without clean installation from CD / USB.
You can restore your user data from your backups

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