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Last time i turned on my computer, ubuntu didn't boot completely, and I got a black screen and a terminal! I tried to fix the problem but it didn't work, so I tried to repair it using live usb. After I rebooted the Pc, now it's showing the gnu Grub menu! And I have no idea what to do! Help me please! Thank you! Repair URL: http://paste2.org/MmsUNXz9

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  • If option 1 says "Ubuntu" then press Enter, otherwise tell us whats on the menu. – WinEunuuchs2Unix Sep 21 '16 at 22:07
  • Grub is bootloader without it u cant boot ubuntu...is it showing something like grub rescue error..or showing menu to choose... provide more details with snapshots – minigeek Sep 22 '16 at 5:54
  • There is no option, there is a black screen, and all you can do is command typing, it says above" 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" – Omar Sep 28 '16 at 14:35
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From your boot-info-summary:

Script `/boot/grub/grub.cfg.new' contains no commands and will do nothing
Syntax errors are detected in generated GRUB config file.
Ensure that there are no errors in /etc/default/grub
and /etc/grub.d/* files or please file a bug report with
/boot/grub/grub.cfg.new file attached.

Have you made any changes to the mentioned files?

Check your filesystem from live-USB with sudo fsck /dev/sda1

Check your hard-drive from live-USB with Smartmontools

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  • I didn't make any changes I don't have much experience with Linux, i don't know what to do now! I don't want to lose my saved data on this partition. – Omar Sep 28 '16 at 14:31
  • Boot from live-USB and try to copy your data to external drive. – mook765 Sep 28 '16 at 14:46

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