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[Bug 1391439] Re: [Dell Inspiron 5545] can not boot up by Ubuntu 14.04.1 USB-key.


Gabriel Zhi Chen, thank you for reporting this and helping make Ubuntu better. Could you please answer the following questions:
+ If you switch to UEFI mode in BIOS, does this change anything?
+ Does the latest release of Ubuntu demonstrate this problem via http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/daily-live/current/ ?

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  [Dell Inspiron 5545] can not boot up by Ubuntu 14.04.1 USB-key.

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Bug description:
  Dell Inspiron 5545 (CID 201405-15052)  on 14.04.1

  Steps to reproduce the bug:
  1. Plug in USB-key installer on Dell Inspiron 5545.
  2. Press F12 to boot option.
  3. Focus on 'HDD USB 3.0' in 'LEGACY BOOT' and press 'Enter'.
  4. Try to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 and verify the result.

  Actual results:
  There is only a black screen shown after selected boot from legacy USB key. Waiting for 3 minutes, the desktop could not display. Installation could not be executed.

  Expected results:
  System should boot up by the USB-key.

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