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Old 02-16-2004, 07:43 AM   #1
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Question Uninstalling Linux, Removing GRUB


Hi, as you can understand I am a newbie my question is "is there anyway to remove lilo/grub from my computer... fdisk /mbr didn't work? My OS is WinXP... Thanks a lot!
 
Old 02-16-2004, 08:11 AM   #2
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Boot your XP CD and go to rescue mode. I don't know exactly where it is in there, but it will recover the MBR.
 
Old 02-27-2004, 01:35 PM   #3
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That's almost correct...

Go to the windowsXP help and look up "recovery console" (you need your windows disks). There's a procedure to install it on your system (that's what I did, but I think you can run it off the CD as well). Then restart the computer and type the command:

fixmbr

Then cross your fingers. Good luck!
For the record, I only uninstalled linux there are hardware problems that I only want to deal with later. Plus it makes me feel more "in control".
 
  


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