booting up

  trainman2 09:39 10 Mar 05
Locked

My MESH computer will not boot up. The Megatrends screen informs me that it is auto-detecting the drives then briefly flashes a message that the hard drive can't be found. It then suggests booting from another drive and inserting medium.

Should I try booting from a DVD drive using the MESH Recovery disc (or my own)? Will this result in the loss of data?

I have contacted MESH support several times in the last few days but received no reply, so help would be much appreciated.

  MichelleC 10:10 10 Mar 05

If you boot from recovery disc it will link to hidden partition, format and reload to factory settings losing all data. Try going into bios and select the option' auto detect all drives'.

  trainman2 14:51 10 Mar 05

Thanks, MichelleC, but the option 'auto detect all drives' is already selected. MESH advise against booting from recovery disc 'in any circumstances' without their say so.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:16 10 Mar 05

download a boot disk from click here

at the a\ prompt type fixmbr

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild review: Five hours with Zelda on the Nintendo Switch

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

How the painting-like animated sequences in A Monster Calls were created by Glassworks Barcelona

The 22 best Safari extensions | Best Safari plugins: Improve Apple's Safari web browser with these…