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Old 08-13-2003, 07:03 AM   #1
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Exclamation Help With Grub


I had XP and Linux 8 loaded on my laptop.

I had to remove linux to make more room on my hard drive.

Instead of uninstalling linux from within linux, I used Partition Magic from within XP and just deleted the linux partions, reformated, and merged the partions. Now when I boot up my computer, I get a grub interface.

grub>

How do I get past this, I don't know how to make it load XP, and how do I get rid of grub without linux installed??

Please any help

cheers
 
Old 08-13-2003, 07:26 AM   #2
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boot from the bootable floppy to Windows and 'fdisk /MBR'.
 
Old 08-13-2003, 07:38 AM   #3
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linux 8 doens't exist.... linux 2.6 only came out this month!

get a dos boot disk and get into dos, then run "fdisk /mbr"
 
Old 08-13-2003, 07:45 AM   #4
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if you dont have a bootable floppy,try Windows XP Recovery Console

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Old 08-13-2003, 07:46 AM   #5
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if you dont have a bootable floppy,try Windows XP Recovery Console
 
  


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