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I removed Win8, changed partition table from GPT to MBR and installed Win7. The problem is that I don't see the grub after I installed ubuntu and only win7 boots. Any ideas? I tried to reinstall all of listed above about 5 times but with no success :( I tried both 13.04 and 13.10

My SSD contains 2 (reserved+main) NTFS primary partitions, and 2 (/ + /home) ext4 extended partitions. Secure boot disabled, CSM enabled.

UPD: I also tried Boot-Repair and it installed the grub2 for me but unfortunately only with options to run ubuntu, so I repaired bootrecord using windows tools to have an ability to run to windows. Anyway I still cannot configure the dual boot. Please help :)

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Often recommended for dual boot is EasyBCD http://neosmart.net/EasyBCD/. Its a Windows program that can alter your bootloader and is therefore able to add an Ubuntu entry to your Windows loader.

Edit: here is a little guide on how to use the tool: https://neosmart.net/wiki/easybcd/dual-boot/linux/ubuntu/

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Thanks! I will try this in the evening :) –  Andrey Frunt Oct 18 '13 at 10:02
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It's quiet strange, but after I installed ubuntu FROM DVD (NOT FROM USB), the GRUB successfully found win7 loader and everything is OK.

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