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Old 08-31-2009, 02:36 PM   #16
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reinstalling GRUB

Originally Posted by schneidz View Post
maybe boot with a live-usb and re-install grub ?
i found two links for reinstalling grub...because i don't have a CD or DVD rite i just want GRUB to be installed.linux is safe i know and just needs a GRUB so that it may start prompting me again that whether i want to go to XP or RHL5?

i downloaded a .tar.gz file from the first site...then i downloaded and exe file because i am on XP now..from
but still when i restart the system i cant find anything takes me straight to windows

i have made a new thread for this QUEstion also!
Old 09-02-2009, 01:28 PM   #17
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to restore grub read this


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