Reinstall GRUB after Windows install on Dual Boot System
I dual boot my laptop with Windows XP Pro and Ubuntu, recently I had installed Windows 7 to test out and lost my Ubuntu system at boot up, but after searching the Ubuntu Forums I realised I’d lost my GRUB settings and still had Ubuntu safety on my laptop. Here is what is did.
Reinstall GRUB after Windows install:
Insert Ubuntu Live CD and restart system.
Open a terminal once in Ubuntu and do the following:-
Take not of whatever find states (hdx,x)
Now restart the system and remove the Live CD when instructed to. When the system restarts you’ll notice GRUB is back