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You used the exact same partitions to install 64-bit ( Just over-wrote the 32-bit install ) ?Are either of your drives SATA ?Deej Offline #4 2009-01-29 01:32:17 lilsirecho Veteran Registered: 2003-10-24 If anyone has any advice please help every forum posts the same stuff and none of it seems to work including the post above. It was actually repeatedly installing install files before I realized it was taking too long even for Windows. per poi sistemare ubuntu nn ti so dire... this contact form

For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. I'll post again after my grub decides to come back. ;) September 2, 2008 ivo I have this problem First disk is Windows XP Second disk Ubuntu 8.04 Lts I've formatted If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. I can't thank you enough!

It worked for me. grub is not able to load windows after it gets back to mbr… April 5, 2010 Parit Thank you so much. It really helped me.

Dr. vBulletin 2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. So, I did it from WinXP, since I was working with it at the moment. Worked like a charm.

Please suggest me February 4, 2009 jyesj Dear can anyone help me i have dual boot windows xp and ubuntu 7.01 gusty gibbon. Repartition to 60GB and then install Windows 7 starter to second partition. I then repair windows mbr bootrec /fixmbr, which gets windows 7 working, though I don't get a boot menu..ok no prob, I then follow the instructions on here after using ubuntu https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=64107 Please advise how to install boot laoder on this laptop.

That worked for my XP, but lost the grub once again. History Link existing bug Link to a FAQ Create a new FAQ To post a message you must log in. In this case, the default entry # is the entry saved with the command 'savedefault'. # WARNING: If you are using dmraid do not use 'savedefault' or your # array will Offline #6 2009-01-29 09:04:37 deej Member Registered: 2008-02-08 Posts: 395 Re: [SOLVED] Grub error 18 - cannot boot to Windows The entry in your 'menu.lst' for the windows partition ought to

X-ray confirms Iam spineless! I think you want to located root place. I don't understand how this is possible. I've been doing this for years - saving the binary file to my gmail acct.

You might as well run VMware. weblink Quando installo, spunto "Manuale" nella scelta dellapartizione ma mi ha creato solo casini e non mi ha nemmeno installato Ubuntu perch l'HD esterno non ha cartelle oltre quelle che avevo gi. Question information Language: English Edit question Status: Solved For: Ubuntu Edit question Assignee: No assignee Edit question Solved by: Endolith Solved: 2009-05-25 Last query: 2009-05-25 Last reply: 2009-05-24 Related bugs Bug Fixing manually partition numbers solved the problem, but the problem should't have been there at all.

I am now trying to make the boot partitiion as suggested ... I originally had Vista and put Fiesty on hd0,1. I used the Fiesty LiveCD since that's what I had installed. http://fileupster.com/grub-error/grub-error-23-ubuntu.html I've had to deal with GRUB errors several times, and this is a perfect explanation.

Offline #5 2009-01-29 07:42:06 Exitium Member From: Helsinki, Finland Registered: 2008-08-20 Posts: 202 Re: [SOLVED] Grub error 18 - cannot boot to Windows deej wrote:Earlier today I tried to install Arch Next I found out some of my programs on Win-Poo won't work on Linux. GRUB error 18 means actually that the kernel cannot be found in the first 1023 cylinders.

succeeded Running "install /boot/grub/stage1 (hd0) (hd0)1+17 p (hd0,5)/boot/grub/stage2 /boot/grub/menu.lst"… failed Error 12: Invalid device requested grub> how can i solve this? (not i had ubuntu 6 installed & i entered the

After I manually changed it back to (hd0,0), Fedora booted as usual. Fernando Duran Dollenz Libertad 584 6824871 Adv Reply October 31st, 2008 #3 dash86no View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Just Give Me the Beans! Manual editing of the 'menu.lst' was required to get it up and runningproperly. After that, start a shell on that partition, then run ‘sudo grub-install'.

Probably my ignorance to not know where to find it, but I did go thru the installation of XP to see where it is, to no avail. il risultato indefinito io ho sempre installato linux su un secondo disco interno (anche sul portatile si ) ed quello che consiglio a tutti www.AlexKidd.altervista.org Rispondi citando 06-01-2009,15.47.20 #5 I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 as windows application long back using wubi. http://fileupster.com/grub-error/grub-error-15-ubuntu-12-04.html But it seems no matter what I do, grub gives me error code 17.

I see that vista stuff on the import settings menu, I imagine its causing some problems here. If not, you need to manually adjust the partitions until you have all three. After I restarted the system - BOOM!