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    Dual booting Vista and Hardy Heron

    Thanks for the link. Very interesting reading. I purchased and downloaded one of the boot managers mentioned in the article OSL2000. Reading the description, sounded just like what I needed. Scans your PC on every boot-up to see what is sitting where. Bought it, downloaded it and it sees...
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    Dual booting Vista and Hardy Heron

    Ok, I tried checking the box for GRUB is not loaded to the MBR. I tried it two different ways. Once by selecting the HD itself and the second time, I selected the actual partition. Both appeared to give me the same result. When I select Ubuntu, it boots up to a grub "command line" prompt but...
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    Dual booting Vista and Hardy Heron

    Thanks for the quick response. Yes, I've read that page forward and backwards several times. The answer may be there staring me in the face but I guess I can't see the forest for the trees. The closest I've come to having things work like they should is Vista boots up correctly from a menu...
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    Dual booting Vista and Hardy Heron

    Hey, seems like most of the dual booting that I've been reading about consists of all the OS being on a single drive. In my case, I have Vista installed on drive C: and Ubuntu installed on drive F: Originally, I installed Ubunut from within Vista which worked out fine. Had a nice dual boot...
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