Boot from cd no boot device available

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Star - Oct 7, 2012 at 09:12 PM
xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Oct 8, 2012 at 12:26 PM
Hello,


Ive been reading so much lately and getting nowhere!! Ive tried removing and reinstalling my hard drive.. ive tried putting my boot up order in different sequences..nothings working..i get a mssg at start ip that is black screen reading: boot from cd: no boot device available press enter to retry
Sata-0:installed
Sata-1:installed
sata-4:none
sata-5: none
SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME! ANY SUGGESTIONS PLEASE PLEASE?? (Dell windows vista)

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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,829
Oct 8, 2012 at 12:26 PM
Your hard drive has probably failed.
You can get this message when the BIOS can't find a bootable hard drive and then tries to boot from the CD drive.

Good Luck
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