Re: removing the dual boot up
Wubi does NOT install to a Linux filesystem partition, but instead, to a file INSIDE an existing Windows partition -- usually the "C:" partition.
Originally Posted by csapty1
If you installed Ubuntu to that partition, and then deleted it, you deleted Windows.
You should boot into Ubuntu using a LiveCD, select Try Ubuntu, and when the desktop comes up, use the "home" icon on the left to launch a file browser and look at the Windows partitions to see of the files are still there.
Ubuntu 14.04, Mint 17; MS Win 8.1.
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