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Newb need help. Probebly a simple problem

By sgt. pepper
Jan 4, 2008
  1. Boot failure

    "Boot Failure
    Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device
    Press any key when ready"

    Would someone be kind enough to advise as to should i do somthing with the cmos.
    Happened after comp froze and had to cut off by mains

    not to comp. literate so be kind :)

    Laptop

    Amilo

    fujitsu-siemens

    Windows xp
     
  2. gavinseabrook

    gavinseabrook TS Rookie Posts: 528

    Make sure you dont have any Floppys in the drive. Also make sure you dont have any USB keys plugged in. If not, then you are looking at a reformat/hard drive failure.
     
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