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I have a running Windows 7 and installed Precise along with it just this afternoon. I was doing a manual partition configuration.

On the part where I get to set what partition to install the bootloader/MBR I chose the Windows partition. Now every time I choose Windows 7 from GRUB, it just reverts back to the GRUB menu.

I've been reading around the web as I type this and found this tool 'Bootinfo' to let you see my configuration. Here's the pastebin: Boot Info

Any help would do. Thanks!

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According to the boot info output, you've put the grub bootloader on /dev/sda2. Grub needs to go into the MBR of /dev/sda, not into one of the partitions. –  fabricator4 Nov 18 '12 at 1:04

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Use windows 7 dvd to repair the boot. Use bootsect.exe fixboot and fixmbr ( http://support.microsoft.com/kb/927392#method1 )

Once it fixes windows 7, use ubuntu live cd/usb to boot. Then use boot-repair tool. Instruction here

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Thanks! Let me try this one. –  cr8ivecodesmith Nov 2 '12 at 11:36

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