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Old 06-11-2006, 04:55 PM   #1
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GRUB won't load windows partition - root (hd0,0), Filesystem type unknown partition..


Hello. I installed Kubuntu on a computer. Kubuntu loads just fine, but the Microsoft Windows XP partition does not.

There error is as follows:

Code:
root (hd0,0)
 Filesystem type unknown partition type 0x7
savedefault
makeactive
chainloader +1
The Windows partition still exists to my knowledge. I used to the partitioner on the LiveCD and it seems to have worked.

So, any help is appreciated. Thank you.
 
Old 06-11-2006, 05:44 PM   #2
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try this instead......
Code:
       rootnoverify (hd0,0)
       chainloader +1
       makeactive
 
Old 06-11-2006, 08:20 PM   #3
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Same results...Except 'root' turns to 'rootnoverify'.
 
Old 04-27-2008, 06:24 AM   #4
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try:

rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1
boot

This worked for me ':|
 
Old 04-27-2008, 06:44 AM   #5
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This reading may help you, it got me over the hump (so to speak)


http://www.justlinux.com/forum/showthread.php?t=144294
 
  


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