reboot and select proper boot device

  DaveBent 15:08 15 Jan 15
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thats the message I get when I try to switch on my compuer. What do I do, help please.

  Ian in Northampton 15:31 15 Jan 15

It means your PC is trying to boot Windows either from a device it can't find, or that Windows isn't on the device. That's often a symptom of either a bad hard drive, or a corrupt/missing Windows installation. First thing is to check your BIOS for the boot order to see that hasn't accidentally got changed. In most cases, it should show booting from a CD/DVD drive and/or a USB drive first and second, and your hard drive third - so, if it can't find Windows on the first options, it will boot from the hard drive.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:48 16 Jan 15

Good advice above

try removing and refitting the hard drive to remake the connections it may solve your problem.

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