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May 28th, 2009, 08:11 AM
"no bootable device "..........SOS...

i have two os in my system,ubuntu 9.04 and windows xp.
i installed windows on the linux system, obivously the grub disappeared,no bootscreen.
when i tried to startup the system i get " no bootable device- insert bootable media".
i tried getting through using ubuntu live cd and found both os are there and only there is problem with bootscreen.i tried grub commands.setting roots and failed many times.

i m new to to linux please help..

jimmy the saint
May 28th, 2009, 08:26 AM
You can use the super grub disk to reinstall grub. Their wiki has a good explanation of the process.