Linux for Travelers - How to Install Linux Discussion about how to install Linux to your hard drive en Dual-boot Linux Install <p>If you are thinking about installing Linux on your hard drive, I highly recommend making a dual-boot system where you have both Linux and Windows on the hard drive and can choose between them when you boot the computer.</p> <p>Making a dual-boot system involves these steps:</p> <ol> <li><strong>BACKUP EVERYTHING</strong> &mdash; Make sure that you back up all of your data before you attempt to install a dual-boot system.</li> <li>Windows must be installed first. If you already have Windows installed, then skip to the next step.</li> <li><a href="">Defragment the hard drive</a> &mdash; Degfragmenting the hard drive makes sure that there are no files from Windows on the empty part of the hard drive.</li> <p><a href="">read more</a></p> How to Install Linux Wed, 25 Oct 2006 13:16:18 -0400 LFT 109 at