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Old 03-28-2010, 05:44 PM   #31
whizje
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My last post disappeared in nirwana. If it ain't working you got the option to download a win 7 rescue disk.
 
Old 03-28-2010, 06:18 PM   #32
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I am using Win7 now (and running Seagate backup!) thx for your help but I think I have too many partitions installed now. I installed Ubuntu twice, uninstalled once, ..., installed again and now GRUB loader seems to be functional (haven't tested Ubuntu yet!)

Thanks!
 
Old 03-28-2010, 11:21 PM   #33
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Code:
asookazian@asookazian-desktop:~:08:15 PM:$sudo fdisk -l
[sudo] password for asookazian: 

Disk /dev/sda: 320.1 GB, 320072933376 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 38913 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
Disk identifier: 0xd8000000

   Device Boot      Start         End      Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sda1               1           5       40131   de  Dell Utility
/dev/sda2   *           6        1311    10485760    7  HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sda3   *        1311       23418   177577588+   7  HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sda4           26259       38913   101651287+   5  Extended
/dev/sda5           26259       31897    45295204+  83  Linux
/dev/sda6           31898       32144     1983996   82  Linux swap / Solaris
/dev/sda7           32145       38631    52106796   83  Linux
/dev/sda8           38632       38913     2265133+  82  Linux swap / Solaris
 
  


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