Windows 10: Windows wont boot after installing linux

  1.    23 Nov 2017 #1

    Windows wont boot after installing linux


    Hello,
    writing from a phone so will try to keep it as short as possible.
    My SSD wasnt partitioned, so when I decided to install linux i made a partition from the default one, and installed linux on that newly made partition, after installing Linux (zorinOS), Windows wont boot nor linux does. I get automatic system repair screen, where "exit and continue to windows 10" just restarts pc and brings it back to same screen, other options like startup repair, startup settings (oh btw startup settings theres no linux, just windows boot manager) yields no results too.
    Like is there any way to fix this without reseting?
    Regards, - Augis.


    Edit: reseting doesnt work either...
    Last edited by Augiz; 23 Nov 2017 at 19:14.
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  2.    23 Nov 2017 #2

    The linux bootmanger isnt working and has messed up windows one as well You dontsay if the diskis mbr or efi it makes a differnce try How to repair the EFI bootloader on a GPT HDD for Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 on your Dell PC | Dell UK
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  3.    23 Nov 2017 #3

    Disk is efi afaik.
    Thanks for help but it didnt do much, like now, everytime i boot i get asked to pick keyboard layout (wtf), and I get error screen, windows doesnt even recognise usb drive so I could repair it.
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  4.    23 Nov 2017 #4

    Do you have access to a working computer? If so, download Kyhi’s Bootable Rescue Disk. Extract the iso file to a bootable flash drive or burn it to a dvd. Boot from the flash drive or dvd. On Kyhi’s Rescue Disk is a program called Macrium Reflect Free. This is a imaging program. On the Restore part of the program is a feature called Fix Windows Starup Problem. Point to the Windows partition and see if it can fix your problem. I don’t know for sure if it will work but it’s worth a try.

    Windows 10 Recovery Tools - Bootable Rescue Disk
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