If you dual boot be sure to choose the one you boot to first. If there is more than one active partition, set the rest except the c drive inactive. Generally, your computer will operate well beyond any of your expectations. If not, I would have to take one of his regular machines and destroy it for a few hours. Then booting the system repair disk, use startup repair. If your machiine is still with its factory configuration then you will be presented with two installations from which to choose. Boot to it and choose Startup Repair.
Microsoft created a version of Windows 10 on a bootable flash drive. It was driving me nuts and I rebuilt this machine at least 3 times trying to get this to work correctly. See this video on taking ownership of an external drive. If pressing 'F8' takes you to the 'Safe Mode' options screen, scroll down using the Up and Down arrow keys and select 'Last good configuration', then press 'Enter' and see what happens. It may take up to 3 reboots to get it back to a bootable condition. I may or may not be missing a step.
Try these solutions and if they don't work, post back. Once you pull the data off, attach it back to the computer it was in. Ubuntu is a free Linux variant. With any luck, your computer will boot normally from the last good set-up and all you will have to do is re-install a few recent updates. How to fix active partition error? I have tried everything that I have read about, all the tests, repair, I even have an identical hp laptop I purchased for my husband , made a windows 7 repair disc and even it won't work.
So long as you dont have a hardware issue. I skimmed over the link and it seems easy enough to follow. Bob So I have the same error, now at first my error was hard disk not found so I pulled apart an old ps3 and stuck that in. The computer will now re-boot and look at your hard drive for a boot sector, and then, hopefully, boot normally. Win home or Pro, the system repair disk should work. The G7 originally ran Win8, but right before the screen busted I updated it to Win10. No bootable device -- insert boot disk and press any key Sooo what do I need to do? Désolée mais je n'ai pas d'autres astuces malheureusement, je t'avoue que vu qu'avec ça mon ordinateur a pu redemarrer je n'ai ensuite pas continué mes recherches.
Any suggestions would be appreciated. The first is the Recovery Partition. I doubt both bays are faulty considering my friend said they never gave him a problem. You have to use the disc for your operating system specifically. Anyway, it's free to try with Linux.
I've got an easy but weird trick that worked for me. This is why I am so baffled. Also what's the age of the laptop and can you think of anything that you've changed recently that could have caused this, how long has he laptop been working prior to this problem? You can take your disk out and insert in on another computer. Thank you again for working with me to try and solve this issue. But it worked, and is currently updating.
I removed the hard drive and sat it on my desk for 30 seconds I noticed that it was loose; not in place tightly. Recover the data on your computer What can you do when your device is not accessible? Check the copies are accessible. I was starting to think that the disk drive may be faulty but i actually received two identical towers and i get the same error for both. . Look for boot order change to boot from hard drive. Good Day, I have a Gateway Notebook.
Other manufacturers are doing this and have been for a long time. The G72 was running Windows 7 when the hard drive actually worked. Pour ce qui est de ton disque dur qui est hs, tu pourrais essayer d'en acheter un nouveau et de faire ce que l'on appelle un clonage de disque dur. Wait for a while, after this process, restart your computer. I was on the phone with Seagate tech support trying to clone one hard drive to another when they shut down my computer in the middle of the process. After these steps, if your computer no boot device available error is not solved, you can check the operating system files and folders.