If you have the original Windows installation media, you can use that media: a. I have already read many guides and spent many hours trying to resolve this. Magically the hard drive was detected again and Windows was booted from it. If the battery is being charged for a substantial amount of time and Windows tells you it is charged 100%, your battery is probably broken. Nov 07, 2011 Not necessary. The 1st thing I tried was startup repair.
Sometimes, the computer fails to find the files to boot the system that results in a no bootable device error. This is the method which worked for me. If the error message still displays or not. Method 1: Check the Boot Sequence An incorrect boot order can mislead to your Acer laptop, that results in a no bootable device error message on the startup screen. The Acer logo appeared then a black screen with 'no bootable device' I know nothing about computers, this was always my brothers fortee and he's just passed away.
Hi, Sorry for the inconvenience. Then I put the hard drive back carefully and it still isn't detected. So onto recover from a drive, just remove my files. Hello all, This will be my first post on this forum. Something must have jiggled loose in the fall. I am tearing my hair out in frustration.
But I guess the Windows installation could be defective, so I will see if messing with that helps. If you have installed windows 8. Jun 06, 2011 The uProcessor can't find a bootable device and presumes your hard drive is no longer plugged in. If anything else is needed I am more than willing to answer. I am using my work computer to type this and have my cell for e-mail notifications.
Then 32%, stall, back to going no higher than 1 or 2 %. If reseating the drive does not help, then you would need to find any recovery discs that you may have made or received with the laptop plus need to buy and install a replacement hard drive. I turned it off and next day tried to turn it on. All the hardware seems to be mostly intact, as it seems when I boot from the stick and load drive C and so on. I looked around on websites and called acer tech support, and they all told me to have it looked at and there was probably a problem with my hard drive. Recover the data on your computer What can you do when your device is not accessible? You can try one of these solutions or all the methods to get rid out of this issue. When the laptop came it was preinstalled with W8 but immediately upgraded to 8.
I then powered on my acer with no problem! Insert the Installation Disk into the disk drive of the computer. There was no options to change anything back even as Administrator. You can perform either one of these methods or can go for all the methods to resolve the error. Anyway thanks for your help so far, if you have any possible solutions please let me know. To check the boot order. Fix no boot device available error Causes of Computer No Boot Device Available Error 1. You can change the Secure Boot setting and it should recognize the bootable device.
If your had disk is damaged, this method won't obviously fix it : But you can always try. At last, we recommend you to drop a comment below and post your feedback. I have since formatted the drive and installed Windows 7, but now I get an error stating the above, No Bootable Device, Hit Any Key. Or maybe there's something else I can do without re-install? I really don't know much and should have taken some notes before but felt over confident. Follow these steps to fix your issue.
If you are lucky, you will have this option. I booted again from the usb. Had to turn off uefi and enable legacy mode. I doubt that the issue has something to do with the Windows installation. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 3 Feb 7, 2019 4 Jan 27, 2019 5 Jan 16, 2019 1 Jul 19, 2018 1 Apr 18, 2018 1 Mar 13, 2018 3 Mar 5, 2018 5 Mar 3, 2018 1 Feb 24, 2018 2 Feb 22, 2018 1 Feb 22, 2018 4 Feb 21, 2018 1 Feb 15, 2018 2 Feb 12, 2018 1 Jan 1, 2018 1 Sep 19, 2017 1 Sep 5, 2017 1 Sep 3, 2017 1 Aug 14, 2017 2 Jun 16, 2017.