Ubuntu – Replace Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu Keeping Data in Different Partition


I have already searched to replace Windows with Ubuntu, I got it. The question I have right now in my mind is, is it possible to keep data in different partition and install ubuntu in windows partition.


I have 3 partitions of 500GB HDD,

C – Windows Installed, D – Local Data, E – Local Data,

I want to keep the data of D & E drive as it is, and want to install ubuntu in C without any error.


Best Answer

Yes this is possible.
During the installation select the C:\ drive for th einstallation, the other two partitions will be left allone.

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