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GRUB had an error, but by using Boot repair I fixed it.

Here is the boot info script output.

I have the system selection screen in violet, but I cannot run Windows XP. Only Ubuntu. When I press Enter to start Windows, the screen turns black and it returns automatically to the system selection screen.

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hy i also tried it like u and i got windows working

i also have asked a question but answersers where poor - if sb answeres here also - pls relink it

i think its in important topic

i tried also this ways - maybe one is for you helpfull what i tried so far

tags: testdisk,linuxreader,...

http://vanceance.blogspot.co.at/2012/11/testdisk-on-my-pc.html

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