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I already have Ubuntu on my drive, I just installed windows on the free space left over. (and windows does only read the amount of space i gave it-not the whole drive as its C drive). I need to install a boot-manager to be able to get to both. The BIOS comes on, then straight to windows...
You're in the wrong spot - you need the next block - "Using the Desktop/LiveCD and Overwriting the Windows bootloader"
(BTW, that command is "find " - you needed a space after it. But don't do that, use the one I just suggested).
first off it looks like spacing between commands. find /boot/grub/stage1
Lets assume you have 1 Hard drive, labeled hda. To my understanding Ubuntu was first installed and should be on hda1; so do this
grub> root (hd0,0)
It should tell you what type of filesystem it is, ext3.
to install grub,
grub> setup (hd0,0)
grub> setup (hd0)
to install grub to whole hard drive- boot menu should include windows, so don't worry.
Now restart and watch the screen, menu should come up and the rest is history.