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Old 12-07-2017, 12:47 PM   #16
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My Gparted shows this info mon my parttiions if that helps?


partition file sys label size used unused flags

/dev/sda1 ntfs sys reserve 1023.00mib 238.09mib 111.91mib boot,hidden
/dev/sda2 unknown 360.00 mib boot
/dev/sda3 unknown 128.00 mib msftres
/dev/sda4 unknown 74.00 gib msftdata
/dev/sda6 ext4 16.76 gib 5.10 gib 11.67 gib
/dev/sda7 linux-swap 359.46 gib 4.00 kib 359.46 gib
/dev/sda5 unknown 14.06 gib hidden,msftdata
unallocated unallocated 502 mib
 
Old 12-07-2017, 01:17 PM   #17
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In that case do as Yancek suggest and post the results of the bootinfo summary



$ sudo blkid
/dev/loop0: LABEL="Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon 64-bit" TYPE="iso9660"
/dev/loop1: TYPE="squashfs"
/dev/sda1: LABEL="System Reserved" UUID="0F79E83905CEB4FE" TYPE="ntfs"
/dev/sda6: UUID="1af7863e-13aa-4afd-a2c2-6f31132c0b61" TYPE="ext4"
/dev/sda7: UUID="35cc7dd0-b2c6-48c3-8c3e-a1c07e4f0fa0" TYPE="swap"
/dev/sdc1: LABEL="MULTIBOOT" UUID="17E6-184D" TYPE="vfat"


/dev/sdd1: LABEL="FreeAgent Drive" UUID="0860CF2F60CF2274" TYPE="nt
 
Old 12-07-2017, 07:43 PM   #18
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In that case do as Yancek suggest and post the results of the bootinfo summary
http://paste.ubuntu.com/26133401/ boot repair summary
 
Old 12-07-2017, 07:45 PM   #19
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My Gparted shows this info on my partitions if that helps?


partition file sys label size used unused flags

/dev/sda1 ntfs sys reserve 1023.00mib 238.09mib 111.91mib boot,hidden
/dev/sda2 unknown 360.00 mib boot
/dev/sda3 unknown 128.00 mib msftres
/dev/sda4 unknown 74.00 gib msftdata
/dev/sda6 ext4 16.76 gib 5.10 gib 11.67 gib
/dev/sda7 linux-swap 359.46 gib 4.00 kib 359.46 gib
/dev/sda5 unknown 14.06 gib hidden,msftdata
unallocated unallocated 502 mib
 
Old 12-07-2017, 08:41 PM   #20
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what messages to you get when you open a terminal and run
Code:
sudo gdisk /dev/sda
?

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Old 12-07-2017, 10:00 PM   #21
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what messages to you get when you open a terminal and run
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sudo gdisk /dev/sda
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When I run the command sudo gdisk /dev/sda it returns Command not found
 
Old 12-08-2017, 08:26 AM   #22
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for a temporary fix do this with gparted
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it says GPT Detected please create a bios _boot partition ( > 1mb ) unformatted fiole sys. bios _grub flag.
in the space here
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unallocated unallocated 502 mib
Then run boot repair to fix. I'm not sure if windows will boot but this should allow you to boot into the linux mint on the hard drive in legacy mode.

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