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    installing Mint GRUB on: the HDD (with Win7), or, on the Caddy SSD (with Mint)?

    Hello dear friends I am a beginner, and I need your help please, to illustrate that issue:- ++ In the case of dual Boot, with Win7 (on HDD) as primary, and Mint19.1 (on Caddy SSD) as secondary: ++++ What are the advantages and disadvantages of installing Mint GRUB on: + the HDD (with Win7), +...
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    Dual booting Ubuntu Went Wrong? (Stuck on Grub Screen)

    Hi Guys, I am new here and was searching for help online and though asking in a forum would help. I recently installed ubuntu (dual boot with windows 10) it booted fine in the first place however, after I shutdown my laptop turned it back on and now it is stuck on the grub loader screen, I can...
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    After an update, system boots, then video fails...

    It's been a whole month since I got my system working with my superwide display and the newest Nvidia drivers. All was well until today, when it got past the GRUB2 boot and began to run Plymouth. At that point, the screen freezes in the top third and fills the bottom third with either a...
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    GRUB2 Horrible booting time after Xubuntu update(dual boot with ubuntu(booting time normal)

    Hello Dear linux community I wasn't sure where I should write about it and in general if it would be useful, because I am quite a new to linux and I think, I fell I don't understand much. Anyway so in short I had firstly a ubuntu 16 on my PC and then I found my PC is not powerful enough to...
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    Efi grub installation

    Hello. I was hired by someone to install Arch on their older computer. They have an Efi system and I tried to install grub and os-prober like on a bios system because I didn't realize it's an Efi computer until it was too late. When I unmounted the partitions and rebooted, the computer entered...
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    Ubuntu replacement

    Hello. I have win10(/dev/sda1,sda2,sda3) and ubuntu mate 18.10(/dev/sda4) on my pc. I plan to install Arch Linux in dualboot with windows. I was wondering if i need to re-install grub(/dev/sda) as part of the install process because i will format /dev/sda4 with cfdisk and skip creating swap...
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    How to fix error: no such device: bootloader

    Hi! I have a problem after i tried install a OS(Debian) on a USB device. Now if i start the ps, only the rescue mode of grub starts. I tried to run some commands which i found in the web but it don't work as i want it. The commands where like ls, but it allways says: "Filesystem is...
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    I accidentally deleted grub and Linux partitions

    I have a serious problem. I dual booted kali Linux and windows 10, but never really used kali. I decided to free up some space, and looked up how to delete the dual boot. I deleted the kali partition, as well as the grub boot loader partition. When I start my computer, I go to grub recovery...
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    dist-upgrade broke GRUB... I think?

    Hi all, I've just done an apt-get dist-upgrade on my Debian 9.6 server, and during the process, it attempted to update GRUB. This failed as it could not find the disk when it attempted to install. I told it not to install GRUB, thinking a simple grub-install /dev/sda1 would work after the...
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    Windows updates goofing up grub 2?

    Dual-boot windows (now 10) and SuSE have been characteristic of my system since the mid 90’s, but the new windows updates have goofed up grub 2 on all three of my systems (both mbr and eufi). I even installed SuSE on a usb hard drive and was able to boot from that until it also generated an...
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    Dual boot issues

    Hello there, I have asus rog gl 552 vx It comes preinstalled with windows 10 while trying to dual boot it when i change boot order to usb it show grub error i have tried every website out there to remove this but no help! Can u pls elaborate whats the issue is this with I want to install linux...
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    Grub loader on ufei machine

    Hi, i bought a windows 10 hp 15-bw033wm touchscreen a12 to multi boot with kali and possibly knoppix as a diagnostic machine, however i cannot rearrange my boot loader, i was wondering if there was a way to i have not thoight of, or doni have to install grub on the windows management ufei drive...
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    I need help with Arch Linux

    I installed Arch Linux in an External HDD, the installation process was successful without and problems. Then it was time to reboot and remove the installation media in order to boot into Arch Linux from the External HDD. I removed the media and let it reboot but it went straight into windows...
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    Stuck at "grub" screen after installing recommended upgrades & rebooting.

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the Linux world and running the Pearl Mate Artful 6.0 disto. Really liking it, but it has started freezing, so I checked and there were upgrades recommended. I installed them and rebooted - and I am stuck in a "grub" screen that I can't escape from. I come from the Mac...
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    Making linux default O.S.

    Hello everyone, I'm still a "baby" in this new world, but I manage to install Ubuntu 16.04 lts on my notebook, everything seems amazing but I'm having trouble with grub; When I turn on my notebook, no matter what, windows still is the default O.S. Is there a way to change the setup so Linux...
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