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Old 02-15-2013, 10:17 AM   #1
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Question cant boot windows 8 dual boot


i installed linux with windows 8 dual boot. now when i turn on my cpu i can only boot linux because GRUB thinks my windows 8 is windows 7 and says 'error invalid efi path
 
Old 02-15-2013, 10:29 AM   #2
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please state which distro which version ?

Please give which version and which distro you use?
 
Old 02-15-2013, 07:02 PM   #3
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ubuntu 12.10
 
Old 02-15-2013, 07:38 PM   #4
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did you turn back on MS's "secure boot" in the bios ?
win8 might not boot if it is off
and it needs to be off for a stranded linux install to boot
unless you are using the "shim" bootloader or the eff's bootloader
 
Old 02-15-2013, 08:24 PM   #5
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good idea but havent a clue how to that?
 
  


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