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Old 11-23-2005, 03:05 PM   #1
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Booting problem

Hi there.
I have windows xp and I created a new partition with partition magig,and I installed Fedora .Before doing this i installed BootMagic.After installing fedora my pc restarts only in linux and doesn`t show me the boot magic to choose .What can I do in order to have the boot to chose between windows and Fedora?
Old 11-23-2005, 03:16 PM   #2
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You donīt have to install bootmagic.
Linux comes with a bootloader named GRUB.
GRUB is able to boot both Linux and Windows.
To setup the bootloader correctly, it is nessecary to know the partition setup.
Old 11-23-2005, 03:19 PM   #3
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So what can I do?Please help me!


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