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Need to know how to start recovery cant get past the windows boot manager error software or hardware change might be the cause

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Hi,

Usually of you're getting that kind of message it means that you might have install a software or hardware that cause the problem for your pc. There are different steps to solve your problem

1. You need to put your computer to safe mode so that you can go to the windows start up screen.
To do that just follow this steps:
> you need to restart your computer first, after you see the boot up screen you need to press on the
F5 button on your keyboard
> this will let you choose to boot on safemode, safemode with networking, safemode with
commandprompt
> you need to choose safemode only, then click on enter
2. Once you have the windows start up screen you need to do the following
> Click on Start
> Click All Programs
> Click Accessories
> Choose System Tools
> choose System Restore
3. Then you need to choose a certain date prior to the last installation you have made
> automatically your computer will restore the configuration for this date
> it will restart and you just need to wait for it

4. If this will not work, I suggest for you to better have your Windows Operating Sytem (example:
XP, Vista) to be installed because your OS might have encountered an error\

Hope this will help resolve your issue. Have a Great day. ^_^

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Boot device not found, insert a boot disk and press any key


The "no bootable devices found" error can create headaches, as well as occasional heartache if you're a laptop user. This error appears when your computer is unable to find a device or file required for normal operation. It could indicate one of three issues: hard drive failure, software error or motherboard malfunction. Any of these potential problems can render your laptop useless. Hard drive failure or software errors can lead to data loss, which can cause anguish and catastrophe, depending on the files business information, family photos, student projects at risk.
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Most often, if a virus attacks and corrupts your system, your computer can still detect the hard drive and operating system, and you'll see some attempt at a normal boot.
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Sometimes individual components of your laptop's motherboard malfunction, which can cause problems ranging from loss of wireless capabilities to inability to detect an external power source.
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Repair
Fixing a "no bootable devices" error can prove costly.
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Hold the Power button down for 15 seconds when the laptop is turned on to turn off the laptop.
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Cause:
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Cause:
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Cause:
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Resolution:
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http://neosmart.net/blog/2008/windows-vista-recovery-disc-download/

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http://neosmart.net/wiki/display/EBCD/Recovering+the+Vista+Bootloader+with+EasyBCD

You may have to copy and paste the link into your browser.
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