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my acer aspire one 722 wont boot. it says no bootable device--

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my acer aspire one 722 wont boot. it says no bootable device-- insert boot disk and press any key. i dont have my boot disk is that the only way to fix this problem
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Laptop
Expert:  Nick H. replied 4 years ago.

SVITExperts :

Hi and welcome to JustAnswer.com.

My name is XXXXX XXXXX I would love to assist you with your laptop issues.

SVITExperts :

Please boot your laptop and right away press F12 couple times.

SVITExperts :

do you see the hard drive on the boot up menu?

Customer:

yes

SVITExperts :

if you select that hard drive and press Enter

SVITExperts :

does it give you the same error message?

Customer:

it starts serching for ethernet connection then gives the same message

SVITExperts :

That means the hard drive crashed.

SVITExperts :

You might want to remove the hard drive and put it back

SVITExperts :

Then try to boot it up again. See if it will read.

Customer:

same result

SVITExperts :

That means your drive needs to be replaced

SVITExperts :

Cannot mount the drive is the reason why.

Customer:

ok thanks

SVITExperts :

You are welcomed

SVITExperts :

You can get a new hard drive and image it.

Thanks and have a great day!

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