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I installed Ubuntu in a separate partition, along side Windows 8.1. However, Ubuntu/Grub does not appear in the Boot Loader. When I hold shift at startup, the regular Boot Loader (the one before I installed Ubuntu) appears with only Windows 8.1 as a boot option. I already tried the the Boot Repair from a Live USB, but nothing has changed.

I have two partitions, one is a journaling file system (mounted on /) and the other is the swap. I read that it may be because Windows doesn't recognize the file system, but I don't know what to do about it.

I don't know what I did wrong. Did I mount it in the wrong place? Any help would be appreciated.

(If the problem is stupid, I apologize. I'm completely new to installing Ubuntu, and I could not find very detailed instructions.)

Edit: In case this has any relevance, safe boot IS disabled.

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Did you install in UEFI boot mode or BIOS/CSM? Best to post link from Boot-Repair. Post the link to the BootInfo report that this creates. Is part of Boot-Repair: help.ubuntu.com/community/Boot-Info Also: askubuntu.com/questions/221835/… and: help.ubuntu.com/community/UEFI –  oldfred Oct 18 '13 at 4:16
Here's my boot repair link: paste.ubuntu.com/6254690/ –  Bryce Oct 25 '13 at 17:56

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