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Restore Windows 7 Bootloader (MBR) with Ubuntu

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http://ubuntuguide.net – I have Windows and Ubuntu dual boot on my machine. There’s only a boot-able ubuntu live-usb for recovering if I mess them up. This tutorial shows how to restore mbr the Windows bootloader from installed Ubuntu or Ubuntu livecd/usb. There are two ways to do it: First of all, boots into Ubuntu live-system and make a update by (launche Terminal to run commands): sudo apt-get update Method 1: Install syslinux by command: sudo apt-get install syslinux Then use dd command to write mbr: sudo dd if=/usr/lib/syslinux/mbr.bin of=/dev/sda Method 2: Install mbr package by command: sudo apt-get insta (HowTos)