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Old 08-26-2008, 01:07 AM   #1
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Unable to boot after formatting kubuntu partition


Hi,

I had a dual boot ( Windows XP and Kubuntu) and I realised I dont require kubuntu for a while. So using "Partition manager" software in windows I formatted the Linux partition ( to NTFS). Later I realise that my system would not boot at all.

I dont have access to Windows recovery CD but I do have a kubuntu live CD. Could someone please tel me a fix to the problem ?

Thanks for any help
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Sankar
 
Old 08-26-2008, 01:48 AM   #2
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Try this - should also work with the Kubuntu liveCD.
 
Old 08-27-2008, 12:14 AM   #3
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Thank you

syg00: Thanks so much. That was a wonderful piece of information. I was able to get a Windows recovery CD and recover my Windows. But still your info will be useful in the future.
 
  


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