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I installed Ubuntu 12.10 alongside Windows 7 in a different partition. Then I formatted the partition where Windows 7 was installed.Now i want my grub menu to display only Ubuntu for Booting. But it is also showing Windows 7. Is there any way I can clean Grub Menu to Display Ubuntu Only not windows ??

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Open a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and run:

sudo update-grub

It will not find the Windows partition and will remove its entry from the Grub menu.

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thanks........it worked.... –  Rahul Feb 6 '13 at 11:51

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