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I just installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my Windows 7 computer. I Installed on a septate partitions , all my files are still in that partition, but now I am getting the Ubuntu boot loader and it does not give me the option to boot into Windows. How can I get back to Windows.

More information Here is a image of my Grub https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B1o-MgL-CQBFWEc4am5iZEdCUE0/edit?usp=sharing

As you can see in the picture, grub has Windows 8 while in fact I have Windows 7, which is installed on my dev/sda2 partition (in the grub the thing that says "Windows 8 recovery environment". If anyone could give me a little more information and even if possible the code I would have to use I would greatly appreciated it.

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You need to configure the GRUB. That's the thing that will allow you to choose Ubuntu or Windows at startup.

I think you should start by looking at the GRUB documentation and look specifically to section "Configuring GRUB 2". It will show you how to set default behavior and a lot of cool thing to custom.

But be careful, you can do a lot of damage with the wrong modification.

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Thanks I will try that. –  user2202646 Jun 14 '13 at 23:21
    
Don't forget to select the answer if it worked ;) –  NorTicUs Jun 15 '13 at 12:38
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Thanks NorTicus what you said would have most likely worked but I ended up doing a fix mrb in Windows recovery. For anyone else with this problem I would recommend doing this, the only problem is you will not be able to boot into Ubuntu. Here is a guide on how to do fix mbr youtube.com/watchv=kFU8kngy6O0 If you do want a Ubuntu just do a reinstall but properly configured and if you don't just delete the Ubuntu partition and restore it to windows. –  user2202646 Jul 2 '13 at 15:54

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