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garren1138 garren1138 is offline
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Default 11-29-2012, 11:38 PM

I found out my error was from using a 4gb ssd the 4gb one is too small.
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Default 12-05-2012, 05:58 PM

Originally Posted by talexop View Post
Hello I had the same problem... I have a solution that worked for me!
Install to HD then reboot and login with your account
start a terminal with ctrl+alt+t
>sudo -s and give password dell1234
>cd /media/removable/External\ Drive\ 2/syslinux/
>vim usb.A.cfg
change root=/dev/sdb3 to root=/dev/sda3
press esc
and :wq to save the file

then exit the shell and shutdown

Next time you will restart you will not have to boot using usb stick!!
The first time it will need all the login information..

I hope I helped!
If I install to HD, will this damage the original Win7 installation in any way? I want to continue to be able to boot into Win7, but to also be able to boot into ChromeOS on occasion to test.
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Default 12-15-2012, 09:24 PM

Hi guys
trying to install this but having a few problems and was hoping someone could help me out with the linux commands

i'm trying to install onto the SSD and am struggling with

>cd /media/removable/External\ Drive\ 2/syslinux/

if i type the first line exactly as above i get
bash: cd: /media/removable/External Drive 2/syslinux/: No such file or directory

Im using the dell ChromiumOS_x86_April15_2012.img image
Does anyone know where im going wrong?

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Default 01-06-2013, 07:16 PM

Will reversing this allow booting from USB again?
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Default 03-29-2013, 09:11 PM

Did anyone ever get the Dell official ChromeOS images to boot with a 1010?

Ive tried the last 2 latest images and they both panic on boot, something to do with the hard disk I think??
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