Running 12.10 and it had 2 hard drives, grub menu would come up okay. I have just added a third hard drive with windows 95b on it.
How do I modify the grub menu to have the option of booting ot that 3rd HDD ?
on 11/01/2012 – Made popular on 11/01/2012
So i wanted to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 as i need windows for certain programs for school.
I tried installing and it went smooth, but when i needed windows 8 i couldn't find the option for booting it on the Grub menu. So i searched for ''System32" in the files and i it's still there but i can't boot it. I have a system image for windows 8 on my external hard drive.
I got ubuntu 10.04 lucid lynx along with windows (dual boot) and using Grub.
On my computer, I have my C:/ (programs) and D:/ (data).
I've never used my D:/ before that day that I've lost my windows partition on my grub menu.
I usually use my D:/ with windows. The first time I used my D:/ to store data with linux, I lost my windows option in my grub menu.
After one of my hard drives failed on laptop i had to re-install Windows7 along side my Ubuntu 13.10 OS on the same Disk, of course doing this removed the Grub menu on start-up so i have no option to choose which OS to use and it boots straight into Windows :(
Am i correct in saying if i put a Ubuntu install media (USB) in and do a repair it'll put (create) the Grub Menu back, thus allow
I formerly had windows 7 without ubuntu. now i upgraded it to windows 8..then i installed ubuntu 12.10 with live disk. after installing it runs ok... i see a dual boot option in grub menu... now sometimes i log in to windows 8 for some tasks.