How to remove Mint/Grub

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How to remove Mint/Grub

Postby Reuel on Mon Apr 23, 2007 1:51 pm

I'm about to dedicate a desktop computer to Linux, so I want to remove the whole thing from my multiboot laptop. How can I remove Grub so that it will just go to the XP/Vista boot screen?
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Postby Boo on Mon Apr 23, 2007 8:09 pm

check this link

http://www.neowin.net/forum/lofiversion ... 92614.html

the other option is to reinstall one of them. LOL

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Postby Reuel on Tue Apr 24, 2007 7:51 am

Gads! Why didn't I know that? LOL! Thanks!
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Postby Reuel on Tue Apr 24, 2007 10:06 pm

So, here I sit, reformatting my hard drive... :lol:
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Re: How to remove Mint/Grub

Postby harunizm on Sun Mar 16, 2008 2:38 pm

first, you must know your Windows Administrator account password
apply those steps;
    open your PC with Windows XP / Vista CD (bootable)
    on blue/white pre installation section, there will be an option available "R to Repair".
    Press "R" and wait to Windows CMD open
    When CMD opens, it'll ask the Administrator password. If you don't know it, you can't go forward. type these commands;
    C:\> Fixmbr
    C:\> Fixboot C:
    C:\> Bootcfg /rebuild
then type "EXIT" to restart your PC and Windows will capture boot and open. :)
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