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Everyone, I'm stuck at this screen:

GNU Grub version 2.00-19ubuntu2.1  
Minimal BASH-like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB lists possible command completions. Anywhere else TAB lists possible device or file completions.  
grub>

I don't know what to do. I don't know what to type. I saw the commands and none of them I ... I don't have any idea. The only way I know is the Ctrl+Alt+Delete and the might POWER BUTTON.

P.S. If the cause of this thing is because the system was not properly shutdowned. Directly from the power source. I'm sorry, Saucy Salamander.

EDIT 1
I tried some test, from my readings here in the forum:

  • Ctrl + x <== doesn't work
  • insmod hd0
    error: file /boot/grub/i386-pc/hd0.mod not found

Available commands:
[authenticate badram boot break clear configfile continue cutmen echo export extract_entries_configfile extract_entries_source gettext initrd insmod linux loopback ls menuentry normal normal_exit probe return sear search.file search.fs_label sear.fs_uuid set setparams shift source submenu terminal_input terminal_output test unset]

EDIT 2
If this will help solve the issue. While I'm here in Windows, I browsed the Ubuntu installation folder, ubuntu>disks> and the 'root.disk' file which is like 16GB is nowhere to be found. And I have this application DAEMON tool that can mount disks/ISO and the root is there. Just hoping.

EDIT 3
I hope this can be fixed. Or else I have to reinstall Ubuntu again. Back to square one.

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what is the output of ls then ls (hd0) then ls (hdX,Y) being X and Y as many combinations are possible. –  Braiam Nov 23 '13 at 1:17
    
thanks for the quick reply, really need to use Ubuntu today.I'll check, then be back. I need to restart to see the output. –  gabiro Nov 23 '13 at 1:35
    
BTW, insmod is only useful if used with ext2 otherwise it may not do anything. –  Braiam Nov 23 '13 at 1:49
    
here's the output for ls: (memdisk) (hd0) (hd0,msdos8) (hd0,msdos7) (hd0,msdos6) (hd0,msdos5) (hd0,msdos4) (hd0,msdos3) (hd0,msdos2) (hd0,msdos1) (fd0) (fd1) output for ls (hd0): error: unknown filesystem output for ls (hdX,Y): error: disk hdX,Y not found –  gabiro Nov 23 '13 at 1:53
    
Why don't you try boot-repair disk? –  Avinash Raj Nov 23 '13 at 2:25
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