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Grub4dos Recovery Partition

In many attempts to find a tutorial on creating a recovery partition many had only partly been what I was looking for. The closest I've found is this tutorial The problem I'm having with this ...
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How to fix the boot sequence and/or restore a deleted partiotion

I have a computer with a 250GB HD on which there were installed a few operating systems. When the computer boots, I got the GRUB menu with all these Ubuntu installations (about 10 versions - I don't ...
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GRUB Boot Recover Windows Part

I have a computer which I installed Linux first and then Windows. To be able to recover my GRUB I mount Linux anyway. Lastly, I typed sudo update -grub. After that, I am not able to boot the computer ...
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Can I determine if a Grub menu.lst is valid on a virtual machine without rebooting?

There's a problem with Ubuntu running on my hosted VPS. All I have access to is a recovery console which allows me to mount the devices. I've narrowed the problem down to a messed menu.lst. I have ...
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Netbook Windows 7 recovery

I have an Asus 1005PE netbook which I installed Ubuntu on as a second partition a while back. Its primary partition is Windows 7 Starter. I've now upgraded to a bigger laptop and am selling this ...
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chmod sudoers without using sudo

I have lubuntu installed with persistance on a large usb flash drive, and somehow, My /etc/sudoers file has file permissions 0664, when ever I try to use sudo, it says : sudo: /etc/sudoers is mode ...
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Reinstalling GRUB on Linux netbook

I have a distribution called Easy Peasy on my netbook, it's Ubuntu-based. Today when I started it up it told me 'grub corrupt'. On subsequent start-ups it displays 'unknown filesystem.' I'm given a ...
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Unable to boot from LiveCD/USB and even Super Grub Disk!

Basically this morning, I decided to format my Win7 as it was getting really slow and I did so with no problems. I also have a Linux Mint OS on dual boot. Since I was springcleaning my windows ...
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Delete Grub and OpenSuse but keep Windows 7

Here is my problem. I have OpenSuse installed alongside Windows 7. Grub is the boot loader from where I access OpenSuse and Windows 7. I want to delete Grub and also the OpenSuse partitions. My ...
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Linux on external hard grub rescue

I have Windows XP operating system and i install linux Kubuntu on an external hard drive. All things are ok but i have the problem of the necessity of connecting the hard drive (using USB) to boot and ...