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Dual booting Linux Mint fails

I have Winodws 7 on my computer and I am trying to install Linux Mint 14 on the same computer. The hard drive has four primary partitions and thus it is impossible to boot Mint from it since I cannot ...
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Installed Lubuntu as dual boot to Windows 7 and now Windows won't load

Last year when I installed an SSD in my laptop, I partitioned off a few GB to try dual booting to Linux. At the time, I was able to set up Ubuntu on that partition and used EasyBCD to manage the boot ...
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How to configure GRUB4DOS

I've integrated GRUB4DOS into my Windows 7 bootloader menu using EasyBCD. It works and I can chainload to my Linux GRUB at /dev/sda5 ((hd0,4)) but I have to do it manually every time. Grub4Dos just ...
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How to replace GRUB boot loader, from within Windows?

I have dual boot (Debian and Windows XP), and the boot is from GRUB. I want to remove Linux and grub, and restore the Windows boot. However, I cannot use installation CD to restore the MBR. Thus, I ...
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Bootloader problem - Windows XP and Windows 7, dropping Linux

I have a fairly new PC. When I first bought it, I set it to dual boot Windows XP and OpenSUSE Linux. When OpenSUSE died (strictly just X and/or KDE) for no clear reason, it was the final straw that ...
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Getting only grub prompt after installing dual boot Windows 7 then Ubuntu and EasyBCD

I'm having an annoying problem. I installed Windows 7 a long time ago, yesterday I installed Ubuntu 10.04. After installing the Ubuntu, it was working great (I got the grub boot menu and everything) ...
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Booting into Ubuntu and then adding Ubuntu to Windows boot loader

I installed W7 Pro x64 and then I installed Ubuntu 10.04. During the Ubuntu install, I decided NOT to allow GRUB 2 to be the boot loader for both Ubuntu and Windows. I followed the advice of a ...
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EasyBCD can only fix the Windows boot table but not the Linux one?

I delete a Linux partition and now my computer won't boot up to any OS... With SuperGrubDisk, I can boot up to Vista again, and if I run EasyBCD, it only fixes the Windows boot menu, which is the ...
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Does SuperGrubDisk fix the boot menu for us or do we need to do it manually?

So I am using version 1.21 of SuperGrubDisk, and is able to boot up Vista now with it. (for some screenshot please see http://superuser.com/questions/71084/why-supergrubdisk-wont-boot-up-anything) ...
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Is SuperGrubDisk similar to EasyBCD but is a self boot disc?

Is SuperGrubDisk similar to EasyBCD which can fix the boot option menu? So the difference is that SuperGrubDisk is a self boot disc, and uses the Linux GRUB boot mechanism, while EasyBCD needs to run ...