Help with starting Linux from Windows-default system?
Hi to all,
My husband passed away two weeks ago. I thought I had
everything in place ahead of time, but now I realize
I can't access the Linux portion of his hard disk, where our
financial files are located.
The computer boots up by default in Windows XP. Before it gets
there, first it displays a "Gigabyte Energy Saver" screen, then
for half a second it shows a black screen with white text. At the bottom
I think there is a command-line boot prompt, but it goes by very
Can someone tell me how to get into Linux? And can you point me
to a primer so I can start finding my way around?