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by nellybob
Wed May 29, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: GRUB rescue prompt - live USB boots to black screen
Replies: 8
Views: 4978

Re: GRUB rescue prompt - live USB boots to black screen

I had that thought yesterday and am burning an installation dvd at work today. I will have an answer to that question later today.
by nellybob
Tue May 28, 2013 1:54 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: GRUB rescue prompt - live USB boots to black screen
Replies: 8
Views: 4978

Re: GRUB rescue prompt - live USB boots to black screen

Dieselboy- my bios does not have an option to define a usb drive as a default option. What i have been doing is manually selecting the usb in a boot override option. No, the media does not boot to text or a gui at all. Just a blinking cursor in the top left of the screen. Redondo- hd0,5 is my linux ...
by nellybob
Mon May 27, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: GRUB rescue prompt - live USB boots to black screen
Replies: 8
Views: 4978

GRUB rescue prompt - live USB boots to black screen

I may have royally screwed myself on this one... I made the switch from Windows to Mint 13 almost a year ago now and could never turn back so I decided to check out the latest and greatest that Mint had to offer. Last night I installed Mint 15 over Mint 13 and upon reboot came across a "grub rescue"...

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