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I wanted to install Ubuntu Studio, and I'm confused where I should install GRUB. I wanted to chainload bootloader (because I want to dual-boot) and keeps Windows Bootloader, because I'm using EasyBCD.

Here is the list of my partitions:

/dev/sda          (HD 500 GB)
 /dev/sda1 132 GB (Windows 8 bootloader)
 /dev/sda2 141 GB (NTFS-formatted partition for Windows 8)
 /dev/sda3 151 GB (NTFS-formatted partition for Windows 8)
 /dev/sda4        (Extended Partition)
  /dev/sda5  11 GB (FAT32)
  /dev/sda6  25 GB (Ubuntu) (mount: /) ##planned##
  /dev/sda7   5 GB (Home Folder (/home))
  /dev/sda8   1 GB (swap memory) ##planned##

Which partition should I choose to install GRUB? I'm new to Linux.

Thanks for answer.

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You can install that on every partition that you want.(i.e. you can install it on multi partitions by issue grub-install ) . Because all of the installed partitions point to same thing. But please take note that you cannot install it on /boot partition since it is not a block device.). Please be in touch with me by farshidzamanirad@gmail.com regards Farshid

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