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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB 2 rescue can't boot into windows 7

    I'm not really sure how to set everything to EFI modes vs BIOS/MBR, etc..
    Those options don't really show up in the installation process. Since windows seems happy, I think I'll run for a while with...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB 2 rescue can't boot into windows 7

    Thank You,
    I did not save link, but entire boot-repair text is enclosed in blocks below (ran from live CD).
    No changes were set in BIOS.
    I tried the default repair, but as mentioned earlier:
    1)...
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    [SOLVED] GRUB 2 rescue can't boot into windows 7

    I tried to delete old ubuntu on dual-boot via win7 to get more win space (partition had non-ajacent NTFS free disk partitions and woldn't allow me to move in either gparted or win) and reinstalled...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: ATI catalyst driver/software caused major crash/debug issue

    Thanks for your support. For the record I'm a virtual IT idiot. I've only used ubuntu on an older machine
    (ver 10, I think) without fancy graphics and wrote over the XP that was on it. I loved it...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: ATI catalyst driver/software caused major crash/debug issue

    Well at least on reboot, the AMD watermark crap is gone.
    But folders still have that ugly beige archaic look.

    I followed the other ubuntu wiki suggestion......
  6. [ubuntu] Re: ATI catalyst driver/software caused major crash/debug issue

    This was exactly how I reinstalled after de-installing:
    1)installed fglrx

    sudo apt-get install fglrx-updates
    *result: AMD unsupported hardware logo bottom right of screen(s) &
    *issues with not...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: ATI catalyst driver/software caused major crash/debug issue

    Ill run it. Should I reinstall ATI catalyst from software center? Any ideas on how to get rid of AMD Unsupported Hardware logo? (Last time i got rid of it by reinstalling and removing all ATI stuff)....
  8. [ubuntu] Re: ATI catalyst driver/software caused major crash/debug issue

    Thanks for the reply! Although I've seen several threads now with similar issues.
    I don't recall doing that..although I keep pushing to fix dual-monitor detect/setup I got back the AMD unsupported...
  9. [ubuntu] ATI catalyst driver/software caused major crash/debug issue

    Can't believe there was not a single reply to this thread
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1952205

    I spent all night debugging this nightmare, which turned out (IMO) to be an...
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    [ubuntu] Re: HELP ubuntu 11.10 monitor frozen

    sorry if I'm not adding evidence properly, but I'm trying to add as much as I can before going off to bed. I tried to capture as much of the boot sequence (pre crash) as I could by typing what I see...
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    [ubuntu] Re: HELP ubuntu 11.10 monitor frozen

    Any help or guidance would be GREATLY appreciated here...tearing more hair out.
    P.S. It's 64bit ubuntu 11.10 in case I haven't mentioned prior.
    I found other nightmare threads seemingly related to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: HELP ubuntu 11.10 monitor frozen

    Crimeney, I followed some thread on commands to reinstall drivers and now ubuntu starts with crash failures everywhere and black screen of death.
    ex
    Stopping automatic crash report generation...
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    [ubuntu] Re: HELP ubuntu 11.10 monitor frozen

    I was able to switch monitors, so that both are 1920X1080 and went back to AMD catalyst settings and re-applied. Appears to work ok. Maybe the issue was with mixing 1920X1080 and 1600X1050 as the ...
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    [ubuntu] HELP ubuntu 11.10 monitor frozen

    So I had everything working great on ubuntu 11.10 w/ATI Radeon 6570 Hdmi to an ASUS VW246H 1920X1080 LCD monitor. Then I tried adding 2nd acer X221W(1680X1050 max) monitor to the DVI port.
    I ran...
  15. [ubuntu] Does the Disk Utility Benchmark Utility display actual read speeds?

    I recently set up an HP pavillion and was almost certain that my
    PLEXTOR PX-128M 6G/s would be bottlenecked at the HP MB 3G/s speed because they only support S2 (3G) even though they call it S3...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing ubuntu 11 64bit to 2nd SSD

    Solved all the issues all night. For anyone else struggling or contemplating transforming an HP pavillion to a dual boot win7/Ubuntu11.1 w 128G PLEXTOR SSD.
    0) Get rid of bloatware via PC...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing ubuntu 11 64bit to 2nd SSD

    Good News and Bad News.

    So, I didn't seem to get any input :( and tend to get impatient.
    Good News: I used echo installer with Plextor to transfer over
    Win 7 on HP drive. I also used an option...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing ubuntu 11 64bit to 2nd SSD

    bump.

    SSD is arriving today.
    No one has any input?
    Is there any other information I can add to clarify.
    I would greatly appreciate ANY advice before potentially putting my new system in FUBAR...
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    [ubuntu] Help installing ubuntu 11 64bit to 2nd SSD w/HP win 7 on HDD1

    Hi All,
    Apologies in advance for any overly simple questions. I've been using ubuntu for a few years and love it, but my original install was fairly simple, writing over a winxp HDD and using live...
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