How to reinstall the bootloader?

Asked by Clifton on 2011-09-29

I restored my computer to factory settings. Naturally it didn't take off Ubuntu because it was on a separate partition but now the boot manager is trying to load a windows installation that has changed. It didn't update itself I guess you could say. Now I am locked outta windows and am struggling to figure out how to configure the boot manager in the appropriate way without having to "go around" it every time I start my computer. I know how to get around a linux command prompt but I am still fairly new. Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!

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Ubuntu grub2 Edit question
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2011-09-29
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2011-09-29

This question was originally filed as bug #862603.

Sérgio Faria (sergio91pt) said : #1

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs#When%20not%20to%20file%20a%20bug. There is also a vibrant support community available at http://askubuntu.com and you might consider asking your question there.

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