I installed Linux mint in my Lenova Ideapad z500 (windows 8 preinstalled without any dvd). Linux mint asked me to create a partition
on the hard drive where windows 8 is also installed. I did. Linux mint
worked fine but I could not boot my Windows 8!
Then I used few boot utilities and I was successful to
start Windows 8. While I was in windows I deleted the linux mint partition. But now
when I try to boot windows 8, the boot process begins and I get an error message that something went wrong
and the boot process must restart...and the loop repeats again and again!
Lenovo has a one key recovery...I tried it but it does not work!
I used Ubuntu live CD and made a picture (attached) of my different partitions of my hard drive. I marked
the two partitions in red which were together before installing linux mint.
My questions is can I merge this two partitions? Will it solve the problem?
I will appreciate any suggestions very much.