Ubuntu :: Boot Loader Not Loading Xp?

Aug 27, 2009

after installing Xp i recover boot loader. but it not boot Xp. it seen Xp but not going to it. only load Ubunto (9.04) here is my grub loder file

# menu.lst - See: grub(, info grub, update-grub(
# grub-install(, grub-floppy(,
# grub-md5-crypt, /usr/share/doc/grub
# and /usr/share/doc/grub-doc/.

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