grub

Howard Coles Jr. dhcolesj at gmail.com
Tue Feb 27 00:24:23 GMT 2007


On Monday 26 February 2007 04:47:45 pm Earl Violet wrote:
> --- Jeremy Anderson <jeremy at jdli.net> wrote:
> > On Monday 26 February 2007 11:14:28 raymondjwoods at hotmail.com
> >
> > wrote:
> > > How do I get rid of the grub bootup on my main disk drive? I need
> >
> > to delete
> >
> > > linux and just run windows for now, but can't seem to do so
> >
> > because of the
> >
> > > ubuntu took over my hard drive. any help would be appreciated.
>
> I work on several computers a week. Often I find them with OSs M$
> doesn't like. I use a Win98 install floppy and run "fdisk /mbr". That
> usually cleans up the boot record. I don't know how it will work with
> NTFS though.
>

I'm not sure that it will, but once you get into Windoze you can do the same 
thing by booting into recovery mode (hitting [f8] or [f5].  If you have a 
bootable Windoze CD such as NT or up you can repair the mbr that way.  


-- 
See Ya'
Howard Coles Jr.
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