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Screen says reboot and select proper bootdevice

This happened after a power surge. What do I do?

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  1. Remove and insert Sata or Ide Cables and check it.
  2. Replace New Sata Or Ide Cables
  3. problem still there insert enter bios option
  4. Check the hdd Detecting or not in bios
  5. if hdd detecting in bios
  6. insert Xp os Cd, Boot with cd room. Format C drive (Slow Format only) after format the c drive
  7. Remove the xp cd and restart the pc if u want win7 win 8 asu like go for it

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May be your boot.mgr file was missing from your computer.

try to format the computer via bootable disk or bootable USB.

in case of any problem to format the system, please feel free to revert or ask.

Posted on Sep 03, 2015

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Guessing, but it sounds like your hard drive has been damaged. You may need a new drive, or at least repairs. If you have a "rescue disk", give that a try.

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