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ok, i ran kubuntu live
and i installed it onto my 2nd hard drive
with windows on my first one
it is the only thing on that hard drive
when i turn my computer on, it goes straight to windows
my hardware setup is:
1 160 gig SATA HDD (windoz)
1 60 gig IDE HDD (kubuntu)
so, basically it seems as GRUB is not loading...
may it be because the IDE HDD's jumpers are set to cable select?
or because the GRUB was installed to the IDE HDD?
so if it is that case, would i make the IDE HDD my first boot device so GRUB will boot?
would that possibly work?
thanks for your time and help!
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nevermind folks, i tried the BIOS method, it worked...
i love when i have random brain bursts
thank you
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