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I had Windows 8 pre-installed on my Asus laptop, and then I installed Ubuntu. I couldn't boot Windows 8 from Grub, but I could enter the bios and set Windows as the first boot device and Windows 8 would boot just fine. I just wanted to have it like this.

I installed EasyBCD nero tool and made a mess. After rebooting with Windows 8 as the first boot device, I got the following screen:

Boot Error 0xC0000098

I can boot to Ubuntu but I cant boot Windows 8. I tried automatic repair and fixmbr commands on the command prompt but nothing worked...

Thanks for help

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Have you tried booting to the recovery partition on your computer? There may be ways to rebuild the BCD there. Also, I seem to remember some ASUS computers come with the original Windows disc. If yours does, maybe have a look at this. –  cyanic Jul 18 '13 at 21:39
    
EasyBCD and Nero have nothing to do with each other. –  Karan Jul 19 '13 at 1:31

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Use the bootrec tool for rebuild bcd. At the prompt command, type the bootrec command as shown below and then press Enter:

bootrec /rebuildbcd
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It still causes problems could you check this? paste.ubuntu.com/5890749 I used boot repair –  Dušan Tichý Jul 19 '13 at 13:22

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