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by sanitarium
Tue Mar 23, 2010 6:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i get the grub bootloader back after windows reinstal
Replies: 5
Views: 1248

Re: how do i get the grub bootloader back after windows rein

hey
i got as far as:
Now you need to edit the /etc/default/grub file to fit your system

$ nano /etc/default/grub

what do i need to change in the file?
thanks
sani
by sanitarium
Mon Mar 22, 2010 11:21 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i get the grub bootloader back after windows reinstal
Replies: 5
Views: 1248

Re: how do i get the grub bootloader back after windows rein

hey i've just tried the steps in the link provided but keep getting errors error 1: grub-setup: warn: Attempting to install GRUB to a partition instead of the MBR. This is a BAD idea. grub-setup: warn: Embedding is not possible. GRUB can only be installed in this setup by using blocklists. However, ...
by sanitarium
Mon Mar 22, 2010 9:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i get the grub bootloader back after windows reinstal
Replies: 5
Views: 1248

how do i get the grub bootloader back after windows reinstal

i've just had to reload windows onto its partition & can no longer get to my linux mint 8 install how do i go about getting the boot loader back so i can choose which os i want to log into?
any help would be really appreciated
thanks
sani
by sanitarium
Fri Feb 12, 2010 6:25 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i install an ftp client in mint 8
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Re: how do i install an ftp client in mint 8

hey
kool thanks i'll bear that in mind i just need it to transfer stuff to my xbox
thanks
sanitarium
by sanitarium
Thu Feb 11, 2010 3:41 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i install an ftp client in mint 8
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Re: how do i install an ftp client in mint 8

hey
kool thank you i use filezilla in windows so thats perfect thank you both for your help
sanitarium
by sanitarium
Tue Feb 09, 2010 8:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i install an ftp client in mint 8
Replies: 6
Views: 704

how do i install an ftp client in mint 8

hey
i'm trying to install an ftpcube in mint 8 but am unsure on how to do it could someone please help
thanks
sanitarium

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