Boot problem

  Colditz 19:58 18 Sep 04
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I have win xp pro installed on my primary master hard drive and linux suse 9.1 on my secondary master hard drive.The problem is my secondary hard drive with linux suse on packed up and now i can't get back on xp,every time it boots it just stops and says (grub hard disc error)i can't get passed this point and would be gratefull for any help.
Thanks Colditz

  Diodorus Siculus 20:08 18 Sep 04

Can you boot with the WinXP CD and try a repair installation which will sort out the boot sector?

  Colditz 20:10 18 Sep 04

Tried that Diodorus Siculus no joy

  Colditz 20:39 18 Sep 04

What a donkey i am,i did not realise you could do an upgrade installation over the top of xp(repair).In stead i thought it was the dos repair it offers you before the upgrade option.
Something new i've learnt.
Thankyou Diodorus Siculus

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