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owan_reeds 01-01-2004 03:23 PM

uninstalling grub on windows xp
 
could anyone tell me how to uninstall the grub/lilo boot loader? It was installed in the MBR so when i try to uninstall linux, i can't access windows.

thanks in advance.

Peacedog 01-01-2004 03:34 PM

put in a windows boot floppy and run fdisk /mbr

michaelk 01-01-2004 03:46 PM

Use the XP install CD and boot to recovery mode, then use fixmbr utility to remove grub/lilo

Peacedog 01-01-2004 03:51 PM

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Use the XP install CD and boot to recovery mode, then use fixmbr utility to remove grub/lilo
nice one. i didn't know about that utility. haven't really used xp much. nice to know just the same.


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