Here is the startup repair window I was refering to. It's battery can't charge, I'm using it only pluged-in. If not, you need to get the systems hard drive replaced. Please do let us know if you need further assistance with Windows. Please, if you can help me. This is currently my most viable option that I can see.
Posted on Feb 20, 2015 Hmm. But with in 6 months of buying?. Use the Up and Down arrow keys to select your hard drive from this list, then press 'Enter'. This is the computer I ran my business on. I like to think I'm a little knowledgeable with computers, I've been tinkering since the age of 10. Any other suggestions or should I take it in to a repair store? When it does happen, I click the button to power off and then power on and it starts up as normal. Not to worry if you don't, you can download one -- the same version that is on your Windows 7 authentication key sticker.
This should resolve the problem. If this method can help you, the error will no longer occur on your computer after the reinstallation. I left my laptop on overnight about a week ago and when I tried to use it in the morning it was frozen on a black screen. You are trying to boot to the new hard drive, which of course is not bootable at this time. Partition not set as active. Thank you again for working with me to try and solve this issue. First being the recovery partition.
My boss tells me he bought a spare and I could use it to try and help it out. It sounds like your hard disk either died or is corrupted. Then r estart your computer and see if the the error resolves. At this stage, before tryin to repair, you might need some professional help to recover your information, then try to recover your partition. If the drive is more than a couple years old that is certainly possible. You can try resetting your system and see if this fixes the problem. All hard drives fail sooner or later, no matter what the brand of laptop is.
Help please Thanks Well, I do not think there is a disk to recover to. I have install disc for Windows 7, so I will try to install that on the current harddrive and if that doesn't work, I will replace the harddrive. At this stage, before tryin to repair, you might need some professional help to recover your information, then try to recover your partition. I removed the hard drive H. Exit Command Prompt and restart your computer. Have tried to manually install it using add legacy hardware but it wont take. I have a Toshiba satellite C50 that will not start.
Net is the opinions of its users. However, upon reboot for the first time, the error was back. Look for boot order change to boot from hard drive. It is an annoying issue. If yo udo not have the Toshiba discs, you can still load Windows using a Windows installation disc, but you will likely need to find the missing drivers for your laptop, so don't go this route unless you are comfortable with it.
Australian Consumer Law includes a guarantee for a reasonable period, and Toshiba are known to honour warranty up to 2 years for laptops with a stated 1 year warranty. If you are using a Windows 7 media, in System Recovery Options, select the first item Use recovery tools … and then select the Windows 7 system from the list of the system. Insert the one that's labeled as needed to restore your system and boot to it. I'm currently experiencing the same issue. From there you can reset your windows password. I have a Lenovo which has a similar issue but I can seem to get to them to price such a disc.
Modifications of the settings are at your own risk. If it's under 2 years old you should be able to get a warranty repair. Hello, Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community Forums. I dug out my Windows Vista disc and installed Vista, and to my surprise, it worked! But, I'm running into complications when I'm trying to access the local disk when it's plugged into another computer. The issue came up a couple months ago and I gave up trying to fix it because it won't even start. See my post 12 for the complete steps You usually need to take ownership of the drive in order to access in Windows 7 if it came from another computer. You have a wonderful day.