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Updated from 12.04 to 12.10. Ubuntu won't startup. Wouldn't reach login screen. I booted Ubuntu from disc, and did boot repai, then restarted, and went to a terminal like thing with prompt "grub>". Please help. Here's link http://paste.ubuntu.com/6707006/

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From the boot-repair log it was clearly shown that there was no sign of installed Ubuntu os on the HDD.

You may installed it through wubi.To upgrade a wubi install see Upgrading from 12.10 WUBI install to 13.04 or this.

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I can't do that. I just have a black screen with the prompt grub>. I used sub I to install. What do I type into the command with prompt "grub>" –  Ray Jan 7 '14 at 4:17
did you installed ubuntu through wubi? –  Avinash Raj Jan 7 '14 at 4:17
If yes means see askubuntu.com/a/257917/202806. –  Avinash Raj Jan 7 '14 at 4:33
Thanks for the help and all, but here's where I am. Upgraded to 12.10. I did boot fix from a disk. Now I restarted the computer. It gives me grub prompt. I just want to know what to type in. I don't think that site will help. Thank you for all the help though, much appreciated. –  Ray Jan 7 '14 at 4:55

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