Did my hard drive die?

By RickyBobby
Feb 1, 2009
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  1. I'm receiving this error
    "reboot and select proper boot device
    or insert boot media in selected boot device"
  2. brucethetech

    brucethetech TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 301

    either that or it came unplugged from the board
  3. tw0rld

    tw0rld TechSpot Maniac Posts: 609   +6

  4. BorisandBailey

    BorisandBailey Newcomer, in training Posts: 203

    The above article is very good to go through.

    For a quick check, go into your BIOS to see if your hard drive shows up. If all of the connections inside the case are secure but the BIOS does not see your hard drive, that's when you might suspect trouble.
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