This is the same laptop I previously asked questions about.So today I decided to install elementary.
First I installed elementary to USB using Rufus.
Then booted it from Windows Startup Menu and created the following partitions using GParted
/dev/sda6 - root ext4
/dev/sda7 - Linux swap
ubiquity -band installed elementary to sda6
Downloaded and extracted SHIM 0.2 to
/boot/efi/EFI/refindand also installed rEFInd using the
--shim /boot/efi/EFI/rEFInd/SHIM.efiand changed the rEFInd resolution to 1600 900 and enabled graphical boot.
Copied vmlinuz and initrd from sda6 to
Rebooted and used F9 to select
shim.efiand selected the correct certificate.
elementary OS shows as Ubuntu but does not boot.
Disabled secure boot and booted elementary (shows as Ubuntu).
I get a BusyBox shell and when I use RESUIB I get.
❤ elementary OS but can't get it to work on my laptop.I have elementary on another laptop and it is very nice