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That isn't the desktop... Thanks for your help so far. Thanks for all the replies. Adv Reply June 18th, 2012 #9 Mark Phelps View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Ubuntu Member Join Date May 2007 Location Virginia, USA Beans 13,236 DistroUbuntu Mate Development Release get redirected here

I then opened up diskpart. My idea was to copy out of the old /home directory but that's failed. The time now is 08:35 PM. Any benefit to buy high-quality meat for a mediocre cook? More about the author

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It didn't, now my drive lettering looks awful and it's confusing me lol. I tried putting in my windows boot cd and boot from that and recover. I am now replying from the system I just got back. If you manually changed the letters (in disk manager, rt.

What happened? vBulletin 2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. But first of all: editing partitions is risky, so you should have a recent backup of as much as possible: 1. Find More Posts by angloman 23 Oct 2009 #4 compwiz1202 7 RC 3 posts Every partition that is bootable will have a bootstrap so just make sure you

m 0 l hackintosh777 January 14, 2015 6:09:33 PM LEAVE EVERYTHING THE WAY IT IS. Forum SolvedHow do I fix my dropped tablet that is a 4G lte Samsung because the screen is frozen or is messed up Forum I really messed up windows 10. A single physical hd can be split into multiple partitions and so multiple drives if you wish. Then boot into Windows and increase the size of the partition next to the free space.

  • And as before: when I open the 'old' home partition in nautilus on this installation, I get something about there being no recognizable file system.
  • Type CLEAN Type CREATE PARTITION PRIMARY Type ACTIVE Type FORMAT FS=NTFS QUICK Type ASSIGN Type EXIT twice (one to get out of DiskPart, the other to exit the command line tool)
  • Password Forgot Password?
  • According to diskpart, there is only one partition, containing one volume, assigned the letter "C".
  • Any suggestions for how I can do that?
  • Thanks a lot :). –someguy Jan 10 '11 at 22:19 Glad it worked.

Adv Reply June 19th, 2012 #10 JackOConnor View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Mar 2012 Beans 29 Re: Hard Drive Partitions All Messed safe mode with networking. Cannot watch Netflix or Amazon Forum SolvedScreen messed up Forum SolvedThe laptop's keyboard is messed up. less then a minute later I blue screen and I can not boot windows.

I commented out the 'bad' entry last night in fstab, came to boot up today and then get some message about 'Archive1' being ext4 but listed in fstab as ext3. http://nanextechnologies.com/messed-up/messed-up-email.html What I really want to do is transfer the bootloader to disk1, partiton 1 (F: Storage), and then completely reformat disk0. Thanks for your input though. I'm desperate here, please help if you can.

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Please be as specific as possible. Now I've calmed down a little (pretty sure all the work is still intact) I'll try and mount the old drive properly, experimenting with Gareth's advice tomorrow after work and try Do not forget to file a bug report to the ubuntu installer. (Mint uses ubuntu installer).

Find More Posts by garysgold 23 Oct 2009 #3 angloman Windows 7 Professional 4 posts Vancouver, BC Thanks for the quick reply!

That sorts out any filesystem and/or boot sector issues - though as I said that's not your problem here. Actually, just to let you know, I'm going to wait until Thursday to do this as I'm in the middle of exams and I don't want to rush it. I get the usual message that says I'm booting into Ubuntu, but instead i get a long message that looks like a disc check, and at the end of each line Change the Code, Change the Sequence: Robbers Old kernel with Ubuntu 16.04.2 update Why do people do postdocs rather than become a professor, assuming a PhD trains them in how to

What do "a" and "A" cpoptions do, exactly? Nov 26, 2009 #5 jakejake678 TS Rookie Topic Starter AtK SpAdE said: ↑ After recovering files if need be, just load in a boot disk, partition, format to a windows friendly Do not change anything else, because what you have left is essential for the computer to boot. http://nanextechnologies.com/messed-up/messed-up-dbx.html Thanks again guys.

Code: sudo fdisk -lu It makes it easier to understand and help. I figured I would reach out to you guys as every time I try and fix my problem, I make it even worse... 5 commentsshareall 5 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]VelociraptorLlamaTrusted 0 points1 point2 Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical Canonical Ltd. And finally install Ubuntu again using the option 'Something Else' at the partitioning screen.

Join Us! Adv Reply June 18th, 2012 #8 JackOConnor View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Mar 2012 Beans 29 Re: Hard Drive Partitions All Messed I know a little about linux, I may be able to help. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed

If you only have one common root filesystem, there is no need to mount anything else. I only have access to the very basic console that supports like 20 commands Nov 26, 2009 #3 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 Here's an excellent guide that suggests Knoppix (not Everything was going fine, until i got an error message stating "No hard-discs found" or something like that. Windows 7: Messed up drives and partitions 23 Oct 2009 #1 angloman Windows 7 Professional 4 posts Vancouver, BC Messed up drives and partitions Hi!

Short version: have messed up both my boot partition and fstab and am in dire need of getting some work off /home Detail: Messed up my fstab, then to fix it a community for 8 yearsmessage the moderatorsMODERATORSdiscobreakinTrustedSynth3t1cTrustedg2g079Trusted-MikeeTrusted, Live Chat Founderrod156TrustedKumorigoeTrusted, Live Chat AOPFoxletFoxdesgenTrusted, Wiki TeamPM_ME_LOOSE_LIPSTrusted, Wiki Teamabout moderation team »discussions in /r/techsupport<>X32 · 3 comments Reverse of a common problem: laptop (formerly using ExpressVPN to Always mount a scratch monkey (that story is from 1979, you are part of a long, glorious history in computerdom; presumably, you didn't kill any monkeys in the process). –msw Jan If you do, you remove it and run setup again. -Once the setup fails to find the partition, just close the setup window (the top-right-hand side red X does the job).

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I tried fdisk with the option -l, which lists the partition table(s), and this is what I got: Ignoring extra extended partition 4 Disk /dev/sda: 250.1 GB, 250059350016 bytes 255 heads,