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Old 04-08-07, 05:38 AM   #3
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Default Re: GRUB borked my system!!! Help please!

Originally Posted by grey_1
Boot off your XP disk, select repair. After your in type "fixboot", then "fixmbr", exit and go.

I got tired of repairing that after trying a bunch of distros so now I just disconnect the xp hdd altogether, install linux, then plug it back in and switch from the bios.

Okay, so by "select repair" do you mean to use the recovery console? I could never figure out how to use that (though I never did really try all that hard).

You do mean the recovery console, right?
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