So I was trying to install #! (Crunchbang) and downloaded the 64 bit version and tried installing it. Everything would work until it was time to install grub. The grub installation would fail every time.
I then tried installing the 32bit version (note I am on a 64 bit machine) and everything would install including the grub. I would then
- Start Computer
- Press F9 (I have legacy boot enabled)
I then see these options:
Note: I do not have Ubuntu installed. And that these options would show even before I had #! installed.
There was no option to load #! even thought the grub had apparently installed.
When I'd select the Ubuntu options I would get:
That error, and would have to power off my computer and turn it on to get out of that screen.
After this I downloaded EasyBCD and tried removing Ubuntu from the boot menu but there would be no Ubuntu options, it would just be these.
I then went to CMD and typed
And this information came up (note I'm trying to provide as much information as I can.
Lastly I tried installing a different OS (Manjaro) and when I started it up I got
Some information about my PC and things you should know
- Windows 8
- Intel i3, 6GB RAM, 750 HDD
Partitions look like this right now:
I currently have nothing linux related installed but the Ubuntu still shows in the boot loader.
- I had Ubuntu a long time ago, don't know why it's still there.
EDIT: I am now getting the grub error an any Linux version I try, I just tried Ubuntu.