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  1. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    In case this will help someone here is a copy of my boot repair pastebin

    http://paste.ubuntu.com/1561335/
  2. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    I marked this thread as [SOLVED] because it primarily is. I have the regular grub menu now whenever I boot now. To anyone stuck where I was or something similar here is what I did:

    - Booted...
  3. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    So I booted into Windows 8 and installed Easy BCD just to see what it would say. Interestingly enough it gave me some valuable info.

    The first entry I have for starting up my computer is a...
  4. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    So.. What do you think I should do? I guess this is semi solved lol. I can access both W8 and Ubuntu albeit not the usual way

    The more and more I Google and try things out I think two things...
  5. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Kinda found this interesting

    I have multiple grub folders

    If I type "set" frm grub rescue my prefix is

    (hd0,gpt7)/boot/grub gpt7 is the partition my Ubuntu system is on

    However I have a...
  6. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Not at default, I have to press F12 at boot now. But I don't have to load from DVD. So I changed my boot order from DVD to Hard Drive. Just gotta hold F12 to enter that Boot Menu. Butif I reboot or...
  7. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Actually I just found out I can hold F12 at boot to access that Boot Menu from startup
  8. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    I don't get any options in BIOS for Ubuntu, if I go straight there my options are Hard drive, CD, USB, IPv6

    The only time I can access Ubuntu/Windows are under these conditions:

    1) Have...
  9. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Oh cool thanks for the explanation on the partitions. Yea in my BIOS settings DVD is set to boot first, then hard drive, then USB and the IPv6

    If I go into the UEFI settings from Windows...
  10. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Here are my results from "sudo debconf-show grub-pc"


    grub-pc/kopt_extracted: false
    grub2/kfreebsd_cmdline:
    grub2/device_map_regenerated:
    grub-pc/install_devices:
    ...
  11. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    OK cool thanks again for your help! Appreciate it very much

    Here is the report of a boot repair I did the other night from a Live CD

    http://paste.ubuntu.com/1547330/


    I'll boot up and try...
  12. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Thanks for the links. I made a W8 recovery disk a few days ago and it didn't really work. It will try to load but never does then just stops. But if I get back into windows (following the steps...
  13. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    I guess that would be BIOS mode

    But I found this interesting, I was in Windows 8 and went to the UEFI Advanced Startup section, when it rebooted I went to the Select Device Option and this came...
  14. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Do you mean when I reboot after running boot-repair? Because after running boot repair and restarting I take out my CD then end up at the grub rescue menu

    There is no option in my BIOS to boot on...
  15. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Ran Boot-Repair via Live CD with the "backup and rename efi files" option ticked

    Same results as before (error: file not found) followed by grub rescue>

    Here is my latest boot info from the...
  16. [all variants] Re: [Boot-Repair] Graphical tool to repair the PC boot in 1 click!

    @ YannBuntu or anyone else who could please help me out..

    I started a thread here a week ago and have been troubleshooting my issue with the help of oldfred and other forum staff, I have used...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Partion with windows issue

    I'm no expert, but I would get back into Windows and create a new partition to which you install 12.10 on. If I understand you correctly you just re added the old partition back to Windows but never...
  18. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Toshiba and Microsoft were in those pics.. Here are direct links in case something went wrong

    Microsoft: http://i.imgur.com/wFf9Nh.png

    Toshiba: http://i.imgur.com/LbNrvh.png


    OK I'll do...
  19. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Yea I think there's a few files that support the boot

    So I am really nervous to do the renaming thing, IDK where I would backup those files to (cloud storage OK?). Anyway I took a few screen...
  20. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Hmmm I tried a few boot-repair options as described in those threads but I did not try this




    What do you think is the worse thing that could happen if I did this lol.. Because I recently did...
  21. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Here is my theory: When I first installed Ubuntu (1st time ever) I set up a swap partition and a "/" root partition (ended up being sda7)

    I think Windows boot is set at sda2 (look @ my pics in...
  22. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Hey sorry it took me a bit to get back, finished up my last semester at school

    Yes, I can access Windows with no issues but I have to do the same workaround (have BIOS set to boot from USB, select...
  23. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    When booting from the USB I get to that installation selection menu where it asks if I want to try Ubuntu or Install it etc

    I press 'c' then in the command line type 'exit'

    After that I come...
  24. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Thanks for responding!

    Unfortunately when I reboot or shut off the computer and turn it back on it goes to the grub rescue menu. If I go into BIOS and select my hard drive as #1 in the boot order...
  25. Re: Cannot boot into Ubuntu- No ubuntu/Windows Menu selection

    Hey community, some great news. I was able to boot into my installed 12.10 however I still cannot get into my system without having my BIOS select to boot from my USB stick first. Here's what I...
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