Kubuntu 10.10 to 11.04 Upgrade

Upgrade to Kubuntu 11.04

1) Click on the upgrade notification "Start upgrade now"

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Or open Software Management in System Settings and go to Software Upgrades

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Upgrade to 11.04 with an alternate CD:

This is only if you do not have an internet connection to upgrade with.

1) Insert the alternate CD, open it in a new window, open the Run Command dialog by pressing Alt+F2. Type kdesudo "/media/cdrom/cdromupgrade" in the command box and press the return button.
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2) Enter your password
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3) Review the release notes
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3) The upgrade tool will start
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4) It will confirm if you want to start the upgrade
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5) It will download and install the new release, have some coffee
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6) It may ask about conf file changes, click Replace to upgrade
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7) It will ask to confirm removing obsolete packages, click Remove.
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8) The last step of the entire process is to go ahead and reboot your machine.
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Welcome to Kubuntu 11.04

If everything went smoothly after the upgrade and the reboot, your desktop should look like the following:
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NattyUpgrades/Kubuntu (last edited 2011-04-28 10:45:37 by cjwatson)