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Old 03-15-2010, 09:22 PM   #1
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Ubuntu Laptop boot problem

So I've been trying to get Ubuntu installed on my laptop and I've tried 100 times to get it done and finally I found this:

I downloaded it in Windows 7 and installed it, rebooted and it hit 100% and had to restart and when I did I get a dos prompt screen that says: GNU GRUB version 1.97~beta4

[ Minimal BASH-like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB lists possible command completions. Anywhere else TAB lists possible deice/file completions. ]

So what do I do, or can I do anything. TAB brings up some commands that I don't really understand.
Oh and the prompt I type in looks like this: sh:grub>

Last edited by Mrblurr; 03-15-2010 at 09:24 PM.
Old 03-15-2010, 09:45 PM   #2
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doing this fixed it:

Now I just have to make it recognize my wireless connection. Not sure how though.


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