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ID1302
TitleInstall (manual partitioning)
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Part of testsuitesUbuntu Desktop
Ubuntu Desktop armhf
Xubuntu Installation
Lubuntu Desktop
Kubuntu Desktop
Ubuntu Studio
Ubuntu Kylin Installation
Kubuntu PPC Desktop
Ubuntu Mate
Xubuntu Core
Ubuntu Budgie

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  1. Boot up the iso using a CD/DVD or USB Key to a Live Session
    1. The system boots properly and loads the installer displaying Welcome dialog with language selection and 'Try Ubuntu' and 'Install Ubuntu' buttons
  2. Double click on the Install Ubuntu icon
    1. The 'Preparing to install Ubuntu' screen is displayed
  3. On the screen Preparing to install Ubuntu, note the state of each check mark for the following components
    • Your system have at least the amount a space indicated
    • Is plugged to a power source
    • Is connected to the Internet
    1. Check marks represent the state of your system accurately
  4. Click on the continue button
    1. The 'Installation type' screen is displayed
  5. Select Install Ubuntu XX.XX alongsite SYSTEM YY
    1. (SYSTEM YY is the name of the system already installed on disk (Ubuntu 12.04, Windows 7, ...)
  6. Click on Forward
    1. The Screen Install Ubuntu XX.XX alongsite SYSTEM YY appears
  7. Note the drive selected on the Select drive list and the bar state
    1. The drive corresponds to the drive on the chart (e.g /dev/sda) and the bar is divided in half (e.g. 50%).
  8. Move the slider bar that separates the grey sections to 50%
    1. The slider bar can be set to 50%
  9. Click on Install now button
    1. A confirmation dialog ‘Write previous changes to disk and continue’ is displayed
  10. Click on continue button
    1. The partition is resized and the 'Where are you?' screen is displayed
  11. If your system is connected to the network, note the preselected timezone correspond with your timezone and the city indicated in the text box
    1. The timezone and city displayed match your timezone and a city from your area
  12. Click on the map to a different timezone of your choice
    1. The the corresponding city is displayed in the text field and the new timezone is selected
  13. Re-enter the name of a city from your are
    1. The input field and a drop down list opens with a list of items matching the name you entered
  14. Select the name of the city from your area
    1. The timezone and city are update to your new selection
  15. Click on the continue button
    1. The 'Keyboard Layout' screen appears
  16. Note the Keyboard layout and variant, and type some characters in the test area
    1. Correct keyboard layout and variant are selected from timezone information by default, and the proper characters display when typed
  17. Click on Detect Keyboard Layout and answer to the questions asked
    1. The proposed keyboard corresponds to your keyboard
  18. Click on continue
    1. The 'Who are you?' screen appears
  19. Input your initial user details and password (Note admin can not be used - it is a dedicated Linux User)
    1. Name, username and password are accepted. Additionally, the continue button is enabled
  20. Click on the continue button
    1. The 'Welcome to Ubuntu ' slide is displayed
  21. Wait for the installation to proceed and the slide to change automatically
    1. The slideshow appears correct, the installer displays installation details along the bottom and the slideshow changes slides
  22. Click the left and right arrow buttons next to the slides
    1. The slide changes slides in the proper direction as indicated by the click
  23. Wait for the installer to finish
    1. An 'Installation Complete' dialog appears
  24. Click the Restart now button
    1. GUI is shut down, a prompt to remove media and press Enter appears
  25. Remove the disc and press enter
    1. The machine has been rebooted
  26. Allow the machine to reboot
    1. The system boots properly and loads into ubuntu
  27. Login as the user you created, or ensure that you are auto-logged in as the user created during setup if you checked the auto-login option
    1. The new user's desktop is presented
  28. Execute the following command on the command line:
    lsb_release -rd
    1. Both the description and the release presented matches the version of ubuntu you installed
  29. Execute the following command on the command line:
    arch
    1. Verify the result correctly lists the architecture of the installation you installed. For example, x86_64 for 64-bit x86 machine.
  30. Execute the following command on the command line:
    sudo sfdisk -l
    1. Verify the partition scheme displayed matches the partition scheme you chose during installation
  31. Execute the following command on the command line:
    sudo apt-get update
    1. Apt should hit each of the package mirrors and update all of them without error
  32. Launch 'update-manager' (for quantal this is being renamed to software-updater) and install any updates presented
    1. The updates are downloaded and installed without error
  33. Launch 'firefox' and navigate to http://www.ubuntu.com
    1. The ubuntu homepage is loaded and displays properly
  34. Launch 'Time & Date' settings menu and note the timezone information and local time and date
    1. The timezone, date and time should match the settings you selected during installation
  35. If you installed a non-english version of ubuntu, note the language used on the desktop
    1. The desktop should be localized into your language, or it should have prompted you upon initial login to install the missing components for your language


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