Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 06-18-2008, 07:14 AM #2 Squizz Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 27 OS: Ubuntu Hardy the error is because grub is First thing it do is repair it is fixing the bootloader. Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support General Help [ubuntu] can't boot, grub error 22, Repair wont be longer than 1 min. this contact form
In order to make life simple for booting purposes, I partitioned the Vista drive to include a 3GB sector for the Fedora Boot partition, so that Grub would run properly. If yes, backup all data in that USB thumb drive and make it a bootable USB drive to repair your laptop as follows:- In a working computer, download and install UltraISO You won't need the ubuntu disk. configured the boot utility so that USB flash is first on boot priority order 2.
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started You don't need Windows DVD stuff at this point.. 0 Message Author Comment by:gerrymac19432011-04-05 Wesly --> i'm getting a 'BOOTMGR is missing' error 0 Message Author Comment by:gerrymac19432011-04-05 could Adv Reply June 2nd, 2009 #2 merlinus View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Ubuntu addict and loving it Join Date Apr 2007 Location Eldorado, NM Beans 5,009 The time now is 03:36 AM.
I saw a previous post for XP, but didn't know if the same thing would work for vista. All rights reserved. Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.: Linux Unix OS How More Help You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.
If you still need help and are awaiting my reply after a few days, PM me about it. Get: http://www.supergrubdisk.org/ boot from that, and edit your menu.lst file so that the Vista Partition is at the top of the list. Thanks GMac 0 Question by:gerrymac1943 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google LVL 40 Active today Best Solution byJackie Man Forget about the CD/DVD Drive. I recently discovered Sun's VirtualBox (Open Source Virtualization software) and installed several flavors of linux inside of this application on the Vista Disk.
I then installed ubuntu. https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/26933154/restore-vista-Grub-Error-22.html my roommate left so i don't have a computer anymore, but he did let me download the livecd of ubuntu 9.04, which is where i am posting this from. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. x (please note: i changed to ubuntu under pressure from friend, big linux fan, who did it all for me.
The time now is 09:36 AM. http://fileupster.com/grub-error/grub-error-17-windows-vista.html But in step 7 i add the dos testdisk code? 0 LVL 38 Overall: Level 38 Linux 33 Windows Vista 1 Message Expert Comment by:wesly_chen2011-04-05 Right. the steps i followed: 1. Source: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/33433/restore-the-windows-boot-loader-after-an-ubuntu-update/ 0 Message Author Comment by:gerrymac19432011-04-05 jackieman --> i do not have a dvd drive 0 LVL 40 Overall: Level 40 Windows Vista 16 Linux 2 Message Active
I presume I need remove GRUB before I can redo the system install?? There should be a System Recovery Options dialog box. i installed ubuntu over a year ago, the cd is about 4 hours away, lost in my old house. navigate here Double-click on it to install and then follow the rest of the instructions in the first link.
Adv Reply June 3rd, 2009 #4 jexdawg13 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Feb 2007 Beans 23 Re: can't boot, grub error 22, Unfortunately, the instruction to apt-get install the package from the live CD is bonkers because ms-sys is not in the repository. The dvd-rom drive is also not working.
Is my HDD broken? If you cannot boot from it, try another way to boot Vista Recovery Disc to fix your problem. Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community. Now GRUB is shitting brix and telling me that it can't boot, and is giving me an Error 22 on startup.
We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. GRUB Error 22! I always keep a couple handy. his comment is here i'm typing this from my roommates computer and he is not happy with me.
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