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Grub bootloader

by karanbpathak / July 8, 2013 9:56 PM PDT

Iam right on Ubuntu Live cd I had Window7 and Ubuntu 12.04 on my system,as i was going through Linux lesson my grub got deleted and iamnot able to recover, the code in linux lesson was

grub>setup (hd0,5)

After executing it i rebooted my system so now when my system start it shows

grub1.5 please wait ....
Error7

and its stop there,so i think i have lost my grub loader,as i was going through linux lesson before i also executed some command

grub>setup (hd0,1)
grub>setup (hd0,2)

Please help,Iam right now in Ubuntu live cd, i can't even access my Window7

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I had a similar problem with Mint Linux & reinstalled
by wpgwpg / July 8, 2013 10:25 PM PDT
In reply to: Grub bootloader

It doesn't take but a couple of minutes to reinstall Ubuntu, so I'd try that. When I had a similar problem with Mint Linux, I reinstalled it and both Windows 7 and Linux came back and worked. I got into my problem by trying to resize a partition I thought had nothing to do with either OS, but when Linux is installed, you can't resize anything.
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Good luck.

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Ubuntu reinstalled but window7 can't be reinstall
by karanbpathak / July 9, 2013 1:28 AM PDT

Thanks for you're Reply
As you said i reinstall Ubutnu and my grub loader came up but it only show window7 recovery option there is no option for window 7 and i don't have a backup so i started to reinstal window7 with my Window7 CD but now i cannot reinstall it.After reboot grub is being loaded my window7 cd setup is not started,Please help me with reinstalling Window7 and also i know that after Window7 installed ,my grub will be lost please also guide me to recover it After Window7 installation

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Reinstall Windows first
by James Denison / July 10, 2013 4:30 AM PDT

and THEN install the Linux. Can you get into Linux now, or boot from the Live CD? If so, run

sudo parted -l

in terminal where l is the small L, not the numeral one. Post the results here.

An additional is to run in terminal

inxi -v 3

and post the results.

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