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Old 02-21-2011, 01:31 PM   #31
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How do I find that (...)
Run the command
Code:
sudo fdisk -l
in the terminal (Applications > Accessories > Terminal, or simply issue Ctrl-T) and copy/paste the results here (right-click, or Shift-Ctrl-C to copy)

... more info: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UsingTheTerminal

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Old 02-21-2011, 01:40 PM   #32
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Use the Ubuntu-live-cd
http://karuppuswamy.com/wordpress/20...rescue-prompt/
 
Old 02-21-2011, 01:48 PM   #33
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I'll try that guide...... I'll get the disk output too...
 
Old 02-21-2011, 01:54 PM   #34
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Sorry...... How do I find that disk output in windows..... Being as I have no grub I cannot boot into ubutnu.....
 
Old 02-21-2011, 02:06 PM   #35
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The Ubuntu disk is actually a live-cd you can just let it boot all the way and select "Try Ubnutu"
 
Old 02-21-2011, 02:27 PM   #36
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The Ubuntu disk is actually a live-cd you can just let it boot all the way and select "Try Ubnutu"
To add to that, the live CD/DVD has an option to install to hard disk. Maybe try going that route? Just throwing stuff out there....
 
Old 02-22-2011, 04:48 PM   #37
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Just thought I would let you all know I fixed my problem......on one computer I installed MoonOS 4..... Grub installed and worked wonderful..... On the other computer I used the link about repairing grub from the live cd that one of you just posted... It worked to!

Thanks for helping.....
 
Old 02-22-2011, 08:50 PM   #38
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