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  1. #1

    Grub Wont Load Windows.


    Grub Wont Load Windows.

    The Option is not there.
    Its Debian.
    HELP

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    welcome to the forum

    try putting this at the end of your /boot/grub/menu.lst

    title xp
    root (hd0,0)
    savedefault
    makeactive
    chainloader +1

    assumes windows is on the first hard drive, first partition
    the sun is new every day (heraclitus)

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    sorry but i cant find my menu.lst in /boot/grub/

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    Quote Originally Posted by darkvai101 View Post
    sorry but i cant find my menu.lst in /boot/grub/
    Welcome to the forums!

    Sometimes, it will be grub.conf rather than menu.lst file.

    If you are using GRUB2, it will be grub.cfg but you shouldn't edit that file, but edit the /etc/default/grub file instead.
    oz

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    Which version of Debian are you using?

    Post the contents of /boot/grub/grub.cfg file and output of fdisk -l command here.
    Code:
    su
    /sbin/fdisk -l
    * Its small L in fdisk -l.
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    my grub looks like this-

    menuentry{

    #stuff here

    }

    sorry for this
    im using live cd because net doesnt work in debian

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Post the output of fdisk -l command here as I suggested earlier.
    Did you mount / partition of Debian in LiveCD to copy contents of grub.cfg file?
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