Mint is not booting after Xp installation.

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Mint is not booting after Xp installation.

Postby biswajeet on Sun Feb 08, 2009 9:59 am

Hello,
First I had installed Linux mint , But After Some Days I Again Installed Xp in different Partition i.e in the first partition. But Now Mint is not booting. I will be thankful , If anybody help me to get out it.
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Re: Mint is not booting after Xp installation.

Postby proxima_centauri on Sun Feb 08, 2009 10:08 am

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Recov ... ingWindows
The steps you need to follow are detailed there. Use the LinuxMint LiveCD
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Re: Mint is not booting after Xp installation.

Postby hoe on Sun Feb 08, 2009 10:13 am

By installing XP it installed it's own MBR over GRUB bootloader. XP isn't smart enough to add other OS' to it's menu. You will have to use the LinuxMint LiveCD to reinstall GRUB ... go to this page for help:

http://linuxmint.com/wiki/index.php/How ... _your_grub

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