Grub

Forum discussion tagged with Grub.
  1. [SOLVED] Small problem after fixing GRUB menu

    Hello guys, I have a PC with 3 hard disks SSD #1 (Dedicated to Ubuntu 18.04 OS) [SATA3_0] SSD #2 (Dedicated to Windows 10 OS) [SATA3_1] HDD #3 (For other files) [SATA3_2] Usually, when I boot my system, I get a GRUB menu from where I can choose a specific OS to load (Ubuntu or Windows). For...
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    Question SSD disappeared from boot-menu after testing "boot from DVD-only"

    Hello, hopefully I can still get things together right, as this is really getting me to my limits for the last 48 hours. My MSI H81M-E34 doesn't boot from anything anymore, doesn't even recognise the SSD anymore. I m ending up in UEFI shell or nothing. Had a dualboot Win10/Ubuntu which I...
  3. Question Transfering a windows 10 installation to a new drive.

    Hello everyone! So im running out of space on my C disk and though to transfer my installation to a larger disk. I would normally run Windows media creation tool or Acronis true image to transfer my installation from one drive to another, i am however not able to do so this time...
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    Question Fix boot linux partition dual boot win XP with PLOP

    Hello, this is the situation: I have an hd with win XP (native/preinstalled) and Antix linux (cloned partition) installed. The boot manager is PLOP because the Nettop has no CD, no drives and the bios doesn't support boot from USB (that's why I need PLOP). I cloned the linux partition from a...
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    Question How does GRUB and UEFI boot work?

    I installed win10 and a Linux for dual boot on the same ssd, during the installation of Linux, it contains a grub. After installation, I can see there is a new Linux efi file added to the ESP partition. Now I decided to remove the Linux entirely, the first step I did is to remove the efi boot...
  6. Question W10 Grub is glitched, can't read recovery screen

    When booting, I used to get a grub recovery screen, which upon trying the different filesystems it would tell me they were all invalid. So I tried doing doing bootrec FixMbr/FixBoot/ScanOs/RebuildBcd but I didn't have access apparently: And now I end up with this: I have no clue how to fix...
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    Question Should I upgrade CPU or GPU?

    What is an overall better upgrade? i9-9900k or an RTX 2070 Money is not an issue, so if I have to buy a new mobo, I do not care. I also would like to choose between these 2 options only. Thank you. I intend to stream on twitch, and I hear the new NVENC chips in the RTX 2000 series is...
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    Question GIGABYTE GTX 1080 G1 Gaming behaving strangely after replacing thermal pads and thermal paste.

    Hi there! First time I'm ever posting here, usually I've just been able to find whatever issue I'm having, but not this time. I recently took off the heatsink on my GTX 1080, and replaced the thermal pads and thermal paste. This was around 2 weeks ago. I re--installed the card after putting it...
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    Ryzen 3 2200G Showing 256 Celsius

    Ryzen 3 2200G showing a core temp of 256 Celcius while running World Community Grid. Only one of the four cores shows this temperature and it quickly goes back down to 30-65 Celsius depending on the load. I was wondering if this sounds like a legitimate heat issue, a sensor issue, or a software...
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    [SOLVED] What would i need to battery power a 400w system?

    i would like to run a desktop off a battery and make it somewhat slim and portable, but the main issue is power. I have heard of the HD Plex and would use but i don't know much when it comes to batteries any recommendation?
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    [SOLVED] How do I enable 7.1 surround sound on my motherboard?

    Hi, I have the GA-AB350 GAMING motherboard but the problem is I don't know how to get 7.1 surround sound on it. It says it has it but you have to do something to get it but I don’t understand it. Can anyone help me?
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    Can i use amd r7 370 and gtx 1070 on same system?

    Ok, so here is the issue. Can i use gtx 1070 as my main card that sends signal trough r7 370 because 1070 doesnt have dvi-a port and i kinda forgot about that when i bought it. Is my only option to buy new monitor, or is there some adapter to conver signal?
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    Help finding a replacement M2 screw for this Acer laptop

    I need help with this weird M2 screw standoff combo, I'm wondering if I can use any kind of screw or if I need to get another screw like this from Acer, or what kind of screw do I need to set this in place. Laptop model is Acer Aspire A515 Photos of the situation http://imgur.com/a/2wlzHr0...
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    Just cable managed my system and now it won't output anything to monitor

    Hello, I just built my second ever gaming PC and when I tested it it booted fine but after I cable managed it it now refuses I to boot and won't output anything to the monitor. I have already tried clearing the CMOS and reseating the GPU and ram. My specs are - GTX 1050 ti Ryzen 7 2700x Evga 420...
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    My Acer aspire v5 won't go past the Acer logo what do I do

    I have a Acer aspire v5 ive tried to do alt+f2 ,f9 ,f10 nothing works can someone help it's windows 8 please
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    [SOLVED] Input not supported

    Am using this for karaoke.No problem with monitor when connected to old CAVS player.Hooked up to new RSQ player and all is ok except the input not supported screen will not go away.Any help appreciated
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    Which AMD graphics card would be good for my setup?

    Basically I was wondering which graphics card to upgrade to when I have the money. I'm currently using the Sapphire Radeon R9 290X Tri-X OC. Here in the next couple days I'll be getting the Ryzen 5 2600X with 8GB of DDR4 3000MHz RAM (getting another 8GB next month), and the MSI X470 Gaming Pro...
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    Acer Aspire dies almost every time you load it up

    I have an Acer Aspire TimelineX 3830TG which apparently dies whenever I turn it on. The laptop has already had some problems, which are that in order to turn it on, it has to be plugged in and doesn’t charge. Apparently, when I power it on, it will start loading but usually just die. The power...
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    Samsung 8 series 65 inch TV and Yamaha RX-A3070 ARC

    Hi Guys, I have just purchaser a Yamaha RX-A3070 receiver, and I am have problems with the ARC Connection. The ARC works fine watching TV, the only thing going through the ARC is the Audio watching TV. The problem is if I try to use the Yamaha on screen option or switch to the Blueray or the...