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You need to configure a bootloader, such as grub, to boot into Windows. If you have grub installed, post back and I can give you a hand configuring it. Also, please post the contents of your /etc/fstab, that'll help too.
Depending on your distro, you're using either grub or lilo as your bootloader. The file you want is either grub.conf or lilo.conf, and it is most likely either in your /etc or in the /boot directory. To view /etc/fstab in the terminal, go:
Originally posted by LordGoddard ok...how do i open up the terminal...sorry for all the questions...this is the first time i've installed linux...
So, the text based thingie that you logged into. Or do you have a "graphical login"? If you have a graphical login, then click the icon that looks like a computer monitor somewhere in one of your menus.
Then run the commands an earlier poster mentioned....preferably as root so you won't get "access denied" errors.
I am using Red Hat Linux 9...I've heard it's easiest for noobs.
OK, I logged out of my primary name and tried typing in "root" into the logon area and my password. Then I went to "run program" and typed in "xterm." Then I typed in "/etc/fstab" and it said "permission denied" or something like that.