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Windows 7: Grub Error

13 Jun 2011   #1
kosokuadam

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Grub Error

So, I had a double boot of Ubuntu and Windows 7 on my VAIO laptop. Ubuntu had taken up too much space, so I removed it from its partition (stupid decision in hindsight; I don't need to hear about that). When I try to turn my laptop on, I get this message:

error: no such partition
grub rescue>


What can be done to fix this?


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13 Jun 2011   #2
Neutron16

Windows 8.1 ; Windows 7 x86 (Dec2008-Jan2013)
 
 

You can keep and restore grub2 with the method from here with Linux LiveCD
or
get rid of grub using tutorial MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record with Windows 7 dvd.
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13 Jun 2011   #3
BriceH

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I think that the easiest way is to boot into the recovery console, as explained in Neutron16's second link, and then running the following:
Code:
bootrec.exe /fixmbr
I hope this helps. Please report back if you have any problems.
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13 Jun 2011   #4
kosokuadam

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Thanks to both of you, all fixed
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13 Jun 2011   #5
BriceH

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kosokuadam View Post
Thanks to both of you, all fixed
That's great to hear. Could you please tell us which method you used in order to help future viewers of this thread? Thanks.
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13 Jun 2011   #6
kosokuadam

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

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08 Oct 2012   #7
ranaviki9

windows home basic - 64 bit and Ububtu
 
 

Hello all,

I am facing the same problem, a grab rescue.

the video is deleted, any one here can suggest a best solutions to me..??

Thanks in Advance..

Viky Rana
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