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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    That's the problem: My PC automatically goes to Windows bootloader.
    If I want to boot to Ubuntu, I have to hit F9 (change boot order), and select "Boot from EFI file", at...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    That's what I ended up doing, yes.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    So here's what I did:

    Manual install of Ubuntu (since somehow, it didn't detect that Windows was installed):
    I've setup 3 partitions: root, swap and /boot (not sure if this one was needed).
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    I couldn't manage to recover boot via recovery disks, so I've sent back my laptop to HP to get a full factory reset.

    Now we're back to square one. I just want to make sure I get this right this...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    Thank you for the links.
    So I suppose I should skip trying to fix it with a recovery disk, and instead try to restore the correct partitionning?

    If so, I could really use some help:


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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    New URL: http://paste.ubuntu.com/1500222/

    Enabled Legacy mode, ran Boot-Repair, and restarted:


    error: file `/grub/x86_64-efi/normal.mod` not found.
    grub rescue>

    And that's normal, because...
  7. [all variants] Re: [Boot-Repair] Graphical tool to repair the PC boot in 1 click!

    Hello,

    I've also opened a new thread regarding incorrect Windows 8 entries in Grub, hope you guys can help me out: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2101795
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    [ubuntu] Dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8

    Hello,

    I've recently bought a new laptop: HP DV6 7295ex, with a pre-installed version of Windows 8 (64 bits).

    After installing Ubuntu 12.10 (64 bits) and running Boot-Repair (separate boot...
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