I can't find my windows7 after installing linuxmint14

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I can't find my windows7 after installing linuxmint14

Postby irfanhrt on Sun Mar 17, 2013 9:05 am

hi,
i installed Linux mint 14 just two days ago. I used a method of dual booting. But after installing Linux mint 14 i cant find the option to chose between windows and Linux mint, while booting. It is directly going to the linux mint. Now lot of my emergency files are in windows and i have to do with it. i choose Linux Mint because of its ethics of open source. But now I am in trouble. Actually i have one more problem. That i cant get connected in to Internet in this. I set proxy, my connection is clear. so please help me.
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Re: I can't find my windows7 after installing linuxmint14

Postby viking777 on Sun Mar 17, 2013 11:14 am

Open the terminal and run

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sudo update-grub


then reboot.

If the grub menu is not showing at boot up hold down the Shift key to make it appear.

All your windows files should be accessible from Linux although your windows applications obviously won't be.
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