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Old 11-23-2011, 08:14 PM   #46
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Add this entry to /etc/grub.d/40_custom, rerun update-grub and see if it will boot

menuentry "Windows Vista (loader) (on /dev/sda3)" {
insmod part_msdos
insmod ntfs
set root='(hd0,3)'
chainloader +1

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Add this entry to /etc/grub.d/40_custom, rerun update-grub and see if it will boot

error: out of disk.
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Most likely boot.ini didn't get copied If you can boot mint then check it to see if it's there.


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