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Old 12-17-2004, 01:33 AM   #1
lordvishnu
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Post "urgent"


I had a dual boot machine with Windows XP and Feroda Core 1 Loaded in the Hard Disk.

While working in Windows somebody deleted the disk partitions containing Linux with Partition Magic 8.0.

Nowwhen I am unable to boot my systemas on startup a screen appears in Grub version.................


grub>

I am totally unable to acess my system and i have my all data on D drive in the system

can any body help!

Vishnu
 
Old 12-17-2004, 02:26 AM   #2
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Use your xp disk to boot the system and re-write the mbr (master boot record) and then you'll have to re-install Linux.
 
Old 12-17-2004, 02:32 AM   #3
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When you post messages, can you make sure the thread subject summarises your error, not just "urgent". You need to give a short summary of your problem so that people understand what your thread is about.

You can also use a winme or 98 boot disk. When you get to the command prompt, just type

fdisk /mbr

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