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I know this is an oder topic. However, since its the first to come up in google and theres no real answer on here i wanted to share what made it work for me.

Mind you that I've only started using Linux a month ago - so please don't mind possible nonsense (hey at least I got it to work!). I'm always open to correction.

I was thinking that either my boot partition was messed up or the automatic partitioning in combination with encrypted harddrives might be buggy. I have an SSD and a HDD installed.

I looked up my partitons with:

blkid

I started a live disk and deleted the first sector of my SSD:

dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sda ibs=512 count=1

Then, I deleted the partition labeled msdos. Fdisk wouldn't work, so I used dd:

dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sda3

I rebooted and started installation. I decided to put root, var and swap as separate partitions on my SSD (unencrypted) and /home on my HDD (encrypted). Mind you, if you want to encrypt all, remember to create an unencrypted /boot partition.

Anyways, this worked for me without having to buzz around in the BIOS.

I know this is an oder older topic. However, since its the first to come up in google and theres no real answer on here i wanted to share what made it work for me.

Mind you that I've only started using Linux a month ago - so please don't mind possible nonsense (hey at least I got it to work!). I'm always open to correction.

I was thinking that either my boot partition was messed up or the automatic partitioning in combination with encrypted harddrives might be buggy. I have an SSD and a HDD installed.

I looked up my partitons with:

blkid

I started a live disk and deleted the first sector of my SSD:

dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sda ibs=512 count=1

Then, I deleted the partition labeled msdos. Fdisk wouldn't work, so I used dd:

dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sda3

I rebooted and started installation. I decided to put root, var and swap as separate partitions on my SSD (unencrypted) and /home on my HDD (encrypted). Mind you, if you want to encrypt all, remember to create an unencrypted /boot partition.

Anyways, this worked for me without having to buzz around in the BIOS.

BIOS.