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  • 'GRUB' should be a boot loader. This is where partitions comes into play. For an example, I have 2 partitions on one of my laptops. 1. MINT LINUX (of course). and 2. Windows XP PRO. Because my MINT LINUX is set by default to run first, when my computer boots up into the 'GRUB', it will ask me what OS (Operating System) to load. Mint or Windows. Hope this helps.

    ~Paranoia

    Answered by paranoia
    5 years ago
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  • This means that Grub doesn't know where your partitions are. Maybe the article on the web-page below helps to get your problem solved.
    The fifth post will bring your system in original state I believe.
    http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-24113.html

    Answered by Drecosz
    5 years ago
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  • Thanks! :)

    Answered by puddinrach
    5 years ago
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  • The wierd dos mode you see is grub. Its GRand Unified Boot Loader. It loads the Operating Systems :)

    Drecosz is right. It doesnt know where your partitions are.

    Answered by kunal
    4 years ago
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  • Can you tell us the the weird dos grub mode says?

    Answered by saqman2060
    3 years ago
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  • have the same prob here says.....grub rescue>.......what command do i type to exit this

    Answered by crazy49920
    3 years ago
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