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I reinstalled Windows 7, but I lost the grub loader.

Is there anyway I can access my Ubuntu partition again?

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I've had this issue before, and one of my F keys allowed me to get into the boot loader for Windows 7. That boot loader had a record of Ubuntu existing on the system. It was either F4 or F8, I can't remember.

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I tried F4, and the windows boot loader showed up, with only windows 7 listed. – Josh Sep 29 '12 at 17:52
Strange. It kept a record for Ubuntu when I had this issue. Since that's the case, though.. I would boot into Windows 7 and follow this guide, and then try to use the Windows boot loader again. Looking for a guide like that for Windows 7, but only found XP so far. – Sly Sep 29 '12 at 17:54
Thanks, I'm looking at other sites – Josh Sep 29 '12 at 17:57
You may actually be better off using this. I haven't used Windows in a while, so I'm not up to date with all of the ins and outs of their new boot loader. Apparently Boot.ini doesn't even exist since Windows Vista. – Sly Sep 29 '12 at 18:03
Thanks, but my windows corrupted my entire system...I just had to reinstall everything...thanks anyways – Josh Sep 29 '12 at 19:42

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