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Deleted hard drive

Discussion in 'Windows 10' started by Jonmcgil, Dec 29, 2017.

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  1. Jonmcgil

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    Hi I've accidently deleted my hard drive and when I turn my netbook on o receive the below message,

    "Reboot and select proper boot device...."

    I have the windows 10 iso file on an SD card which i have in a usb adapter, I need help as I can't boot the iso file, I've tried changing the boot order.

    Am I missing something?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. Lozzy-loz

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  3. valis

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    just out of curiousity, how did you delete a hard drive?
     
  4. dmccoy

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    Also see if you can enable Legacy mode and disable Secure boot from the bios. It is probably necessary to boot to the usb drive
     
  5. Jonmcgil

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    To be honest I'm not entirely sure I was attempting a reset
     
  6. valis

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    Well, you can't really delete a hard drive that contains the system OS. But as the pc cannot see the HD currently, I'd check all cables before I started doing anything.

    It sounds as if you formatted it, to be honest.
     
  7. Jonmcgil

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    Thanks for your help I don't have access to another computer though I'm going to have a look to see if I can make it bootable using my android phone but I don't think I'm able to root.
     
  8. Jonmcgil

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    I have formatted it unfortunately.
     
  9. Jonmcgil

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    Thanks ill give this a go when I get access to another comp.
     
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