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comment Couldn't boot Windows7 after installing 12.04 on a Dell N 5050 laptop
I did that but it not work....
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revised Couldn't boot Windows7 after installing 12.04 on a Dell N 5050 laptop
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
I typed it...but not solve problem..still I can not load windows...please give me full instructions to solve this....I red that" help.ubuntu.com/community/Grub2"; article...but I can not understand...please..I don't know what I should do..
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
so..what did u mention by "sudo update-grub" earlier ????...should I type it in termial????? and then??
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
sorry......I do not want to upgrade it.I already have grub 1.99-ubuntu3.1.......so what I should do????
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
HOW????????? I do not know how re install grub2...plz tell me..
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
it appears.................ubuntu 12.04 generic /ubuntu 12.4 generic(recovery mode) /lynux...(I can not remember) & finally windows loader........I clicked windows loader but not load windows!!!!!!!!.........What should i do now...........
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
oh..noooooooooooooooo..........now it appears which one to choose....but my windows not loading now!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
this is it.......samith@samith-Inspiron-N5050:~$ sudo grub-install --force /dev/sda2 [sudo] password for samith: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Attempting to install GRUB to a partitionless disk or to a partition. This is a BAD idea.. /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Embedding is not possible. GRUB can only be installed in this setup by using blocklists. However, blocklists are UNRELIABLE and their use is discouraged.. Installation finished. No error reported. samith@samith-Inspiron-N5050:~$ Can I restart again now??
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
will it harmful to my laptop?????....plz????
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
it shows.......samith@samith-Inspiron-N5050:~$ sudo grub-install /dev/sda2 [sudo] password for samith: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Attempting to install GRUB to a partitionless disk or to a partition. This is a BAD idea.. /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Embedding is not possible. GRUB can only be installed in this setup by using blocklists. However, blocklists are UNRELIABLE and their use is discouraged.. /usr/sbin/grub-setup: error: will not proceed with blocklists. samith@samith-Inspiron-N5050:~$
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revised Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
samith@samith-Inspiron-N5050:~$ grub-install /dev/sda2 rm: cannot remove `/boot/grub/915resolution.mod': Permission denied samith@samith-Inspiron-N5050:~$ Is that correct??? Can I restart my laptop now??????
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comment Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)
Is that star shown one???.....my dev/sda2 shows (*)
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asked Cannot see boot message to choose which OS (Windows or Ubuntu)