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  1. magickboy

    Problem after computer restarted itself

    hello everyone, today my pc restarted by itself, after restarting it kept saying "" Reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected boot device and press a key"", nothing worked, i made a Rufus bootable windows removable usb Stick, still doesn't work, it says it cannot boot...
  2. S

    HP Notebook won't boot after installing larger hybrid SSD

    I installed a larger hybrid SSD on my HP ENVY Notebook to restore the INTEL Rapid Start and Storage Technology system that would not work after upgrading to WIN10 64-bit. But by making the wrong choices in the UEFI BIOS setup I have lost access to the HDD AND SSD. My notebook will not boot. The...
  3. M

    m.2 no boot remove m.2 boots

    M.2 installed... No boot to windows just a black screen with _ that flashes on and off. M.2 removed... Boots to windows like it always has. Whenever my son installs an m.2 on the motherboard the pc will not boot to windows. It will not boot to windows from UEFI either when attempting to boot...
  4. C

    Exchanging a HDD for an SSD

    On my wife's laptop I am changing out a HDD for a SSD. After watching a video by Carey Holzman I decided to take on the project myself. I purchased a ADATA 240 Gig drive. The drive in the MSI computer is 174 gig. Thought it very straight forward. My problem comes in when I tried to boot to...
  5. T

    Solved "reboot and select proper Boot device'' but....

    Hi everyone, When booting my laptop, I get the error 'reboot and select proper boot device'. I googled what to do, but when launching Bios, I went to Boot tab to change the boot order of the HDD, and the only options available were 'UEFI: IP4 Realtek' and below that 'UEFI: IP6 Realtek'. Any...
  6. X

    I need to get to the BIOS in order to activate vt-x

    I need to get to the BIOS in my computer in order to activate vt-x and when I tried to follow answers like this https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-other_settings-winpc/cannot-find-the-option-to-enable-intel-vt-x-in/c9203f8a-da57-43be-8c75-cfe43d55cd70 the "UEFI...
  7. G

    Problems with dualbooting Linux mint

    Hi. I'm a windows 10 user that was trying to dualboot Linux mint as a test. I've partitioned my 320gb HD into 40gb for Linux and the rest for Windows. I set the BIOS so it would boot to windows and then I would use the f11 Key to choose at startup the OS. Last night windows boot manager just...
  8. L

    Can't select UEFI in boot sequence

    I've tried everything to reboot this bad boy and I'm failing. I've been trying to follow the instructions on the web, but when it gets to "select uefi" under "boot sequence" it won't allow it. HELP!
  9. W

    Pc won’t boot to windows.

    my boyfriend got a new pc. I took the hard drives from his old PC and deleted everything in them and put them into my computer and his power supply because mine had been been damaged during a move. Everything works great for 4 months and suddenly my PC is having some motherboard problems. That’s...
  10. A

    DualBoot Windows 10 & Windows 7 on SSD and HDD respectively.

    I want to clean install Windows 10 and Windows 7 in dual boot configuration on separate hard drives. I have a 240 GB WD SSD completely for Windows 10 and a 1 TB WD HDD for Windows 7 installation. I have a MSI B85M-E45 ("https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/B85M-E45/Specification") motherboard which...
  11. S

    Computer will not boot past splash screen on first boot

    Whenever I turn on my laptop and sometimes my desktop, it hangs on the splash screen. My BIOS boot is set to UEFI mode and Windows is installed under that. The computer won't boot unless I do CTRL + ALT + DELETE. How would I fix it? My laptop is a Lenovo Legion Y520 with an i7-7700HQ...
  12. G

    Stuck in UEFI Bios. Won't boot to Windows 10

    It started when I took one of my hard drives out of my case. Now when I turn it on, it will open up the UEFI Bios page instead of booting like normal. I have tried turning everything off and back on, taking out my hard drives and reinserting them, resetting some options on Bios, but to no avail...
  13. H

    Linux Mint & Cloudready dual boot

    Hi all, So I've been trying to get my old Acer Aspire 5742 set up as a dual boot of Cloudready and Linux Mint. I've followed multiple guides and got near to the result (grub showing two OS' etc) - but every time I complete each guide my end result is the same - a system booting Linux mint fine...
  14. S

    Very specific Boot up issue

    Update: I've found out how to have both drives working at the same time and having the system boot up from the SSHD. Now is just the issue that the boot time is 2 times slower. Sorry in advance if this post is long but I've been consumed with this problem for hours and it's so frustrating...
  15. AM4IN

    Solved Trying to install Win10 on GA-P55A-UD3 rev.2 board

    System Info: i5 760 processor Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD3 rev.2 motherboard 4x2GB DDR3 1333Mhz ram Western Digital 160GB HDD formated MSDOS with NTFS primary partition So, I upgraded BIOS to F11. It does not seemingly support UEFI. Checked HDD for errors, it passed. I tried installing Win 10 Pro on...
  16. R

    My Lenovo Z580 is stuck in loop..whenever I start laptop..

    My LENOVO Z580 is stuck in loop..whenever I star laptop..lenovo logo comes and then it opens dignose and from "0% dignose" it restarts again..and above process repeats again and again...I tried to fix it with bootable pen drive and CD/DVD but its not booting any of the device, and also not...
  17. D

    unable to boot keeping going to asrock uefi setup

    hi, every time i try to boot pc i go straight to asrock uefi setup utility, ive tried all the function buttons, save and quit, dont save and quit etc and evry time i go straight back to setup utility, please help
  18. X

    Unable to do a PXE boot for HP 450 G4

    Hi all, So I am trying to do a PXE boot for an HP 450 G4. I tried to change some settings in the BIOS like enabling legacy support and disabling secure boot. When I tried to do that, and then re-enter the BIOS to see if those settings were applied. It went back to square one as if I did not...
  19. F

    Windows 7, HP 6470B, UEFI unable to see BIOS update files ?

    Hello, I'm Fredrik and I am in a bit of a pickle and i would love some help. The computer i have that i need to update Bios on is a HP Probook 6470B the Current Bios version is 68ICE Ver. F.46 I want to update it to F.62 or whatever the newest is. so at first im pretty new to this and...
  20. F

    Uefi/Legacy mode Windows installation

    Hi, I recently bought a hp pavilion 15 au038ca model. It came with a lot of bloatware so I decided to clean install Windows10. I used Windows Key Finder software to find my key since it's embedded in the bios, wrote it down and went ahead to install the same version as my previous windows...
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