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I installed Ubuntu 12.04 as my main operating system on my Asus EEE PC 1005HA machine. When I restarted the pc, the boot loader didn't come up. I got only a black screen.

During the installation process, a Grub error asking to setup the initialization partition. I choose sda1 and continued, and then a got the no grub screen after restarting.

I reinstall again, (this time there was no error massage) but I still can't see the grub screen.

Is there a special config to install Ubuntu on Asus Netbook? It's to possible to fix my grub from the USB live CD?

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Is the computer booting into Ubuntu? – Mitch Jun 11 '12 at 13:44
After bios initial page, nothing is show, only a black screen. – zeferino Jun 11 '12 at 13:49
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The fact that you got set up the initialization partition, it maybe that you partition is not mounted. Below are the steps to do so:

  1. Boot your computer up with Ubuntu CD
  2. Go through all the process until you reach "Disk Partition"
  3. Select Manual Partition
  4. Mount your appropriate Linux partitions
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I fixed the bug with [Boot Repair][1]. Just run it and all was fixed. [1]: – zeferino Jun 11 '12 at 14:38
Where the partitions mounted? – Mitch Jun 11 '12 at 14:39
there just one partition, but when I updated grub, it ask me to select where to mount and show two options (my partition and one in usb flash disk). I think that in the first time I mounted grub, it was on the usb flash disk. Even knowing that one of the options was the usb, I select all options to mount grub. – zeferino Jun 11 '12 at 17:14
@zeferino If this answered your question, you may mark this answer as accepted. – Mitch Jun 11 '12 at 17:27

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