AlbertP wrote:Do you know if Windows boots in UEFI mode on your system?
$ sudo parted -l
[sudo] password for xxxxx:
Model: ATA SAMSUNG HM321HI (scsi)
Disk /dev/sda: 320GB
Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
Partition Table: msdos
Number Start End Size Type File system Flags
1 1049kB 52.4GB 52.4GB primary ntfs boot
2 52.4GB 52.9GB 500MB primary ext4
3 52.9GB 177GB 124GB extended
5 52.9GB 72.9GB 20.0GB logical ext4
6 72.9GB 173GB 100GB logical ext4
7 173GB 177GB 3999MB logical linux-swap(v1)
4 177GB 282GB 105GB primary ntfs
AlbertP wrote:Grub is installed into the MBR by default, unless you choose a partition instead of a disk as bootloader location in the installer. You probably did that, and used BCD to get Grub loaded anyway. Right?
You can install Grub again using this tutorial: http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/245
Please choose to install it on /dev/sda instead of /dev/sda2: then its bootsector will be put into MBR.
It seems however that you're having a /boot partition. That will make it slightly more complicated. You'll have to mount /boot instead of /, and use --boot-directory instead of --root-directory when doing grub-install.
Users browsing this forum: lostfarmer and 23 guests