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Old 12-30-2009, 01:37 PM   #1
premspppal
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Grub error:unknown file system


I had installed Windows XP and Ubuntu 9.10.Then I deleted Ubuntu through windows disk management by deleting logical drives,but when I restarted the system the screen showed:

GRUB Loading:
error : unknown filesystem
grub rescue>

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Old 12-30-2009, 02:08 PM   #2
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I had installed Windows XP and Ubuntu 9.10.Then I deleted Ubuntu through windows disk management by deleting logical drives,but when I restarted the system the screen showed:

GRUB Loading:
error : unknown filesystem
rescue>
Well reinstall the windows xp boot loader using windows rescue mode
The commands are fixmbr and fixboot
Or reinstall UBUNTU or any other linux distro using the partitions
where UBUNTU was installed before
 
  


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