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Old 08-10-2009, 12:16 AM   #1
npsdevan
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System boot failure after installation of fedora fc11 in dual boot with windows xp


Hello!

I installed Fedora FC11 on my computer in dual boot mode with Windows XP. During installation I selected "install boot loader on to First sector of boot partition" instead of MBR. However, after installation neither windows nor linux boots up. What is solution?

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Old 08-10-2009, 04:45 AM   #2
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Looks like your boot record got overwritten by the installation. Boot the machine using a bootable XP CD and install windows first. This will install XP boot loader and u will be bale to login to windows. Once this is fixd, try to install fc11 using default options.
 
  


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