Window 8 in efi mode and Ubuntu in legacy bios mode

Liam Proven lproven at
Tue Oct 22 15:52:25 UTC 2013

On 22 October 2013 16:39, Jim Byrnes <jf_byrnes at> wrote:
> I already decided that would be my backup plan when I started down this road
> again .  I'm going to bang my head against this problem a little while
> longer to see if I can solve it though.

All right. I commend your determination!

Do you have reinstall media for Win8/8.1?

If you do, I would suggest nuking it, enabling BIOS emulation,
repartitioning the hard disk with MBR (as per Colin's excellent
advice), reinstalling Windows and /then/ trying Ubuntu again.

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