boot disk

  1. G

    Boot disk help

    My desktop will not boot and is asking for a boot disk to be inserted into the drive. It appears the hard drive is failing and I want to replace it. I have a ghost back-up on an external drive. I upgraded to Win 10 a couple of years ago and either failed to make a rescue or boot disk, or it was...
  2. Budgiebyrd

    "No boot disk"

    Hi there. I have an acer, running Windows 7 (I believe) Upon startup, I get the acer splash screen then a black screen with the text "ERROR: No boot disk has been detected or the disk has failed." Last backup to disk was many years ago. I cannot get past this error screen in order to run...
  3. H

    No boot disk has been detected, or the disk has failed

    Not sure if this is the right forum, but two days ago, I was using my computer when it suddenly froze. Couldn't get it to unfreeze so I powered it off, and when I powered it on, the message "No boot disk has been detected or the disk has failed" appears. How can I fix this? Thanks.
  4. S

    Need help!!!

    I'm new to this site and I did not know where to post this at but I have a laptop that will not boot up and I don't know why. Below is an image attached. If you can help me with this I would greatly appreciate it I've tried everything I can think of I cannot figure it out I also do not have the...
  5. Pandimensional

    BIOS/UFEI simulation pre-boot bootdisk?

    This is not Linux/Unix specific, I just choose to post here as I would think Linux/Unix folks might know more about this. I would think there should be a means to bypass system hardware bios/UFEI by simulating bios/ufei on a bootable, removable drive. Is this a thing that is being done...