For the changes to take effect press F10 and save by pressing Yes. Is the Grub bootloader; giving you a choice between Windows and Ubuntu? It'll load up the Windows Recovery Environment, and from there you can reset Windows. If there are any, follow the instructions on screen to overcome them. Restart your computer and watch for the first screen that shows up when you boot. It hangs to puple screen. I switched it to legacy. Would there be a way to recover files, then revert back to Windows 7 or 8? You do need to have them plugged in on boot as it happens so fast , but messing around with the boot order as I mentioned previously became unnecessary.
Plus, I got my laptop serviced, a couple months back so I doubt it is a hardware problem. Watch for Press any key to boot from external device. Then follow any of the steps n the replies posted above. Sorry to be a grave digger, but wanted to thank the previous posters in this thread, and add: If you have the k8n neo 4 board with the v1. Not the answer you're looking for? More Boot Options may be created by mentioning Path. A friend thought he read something about how they were locking out boot options on purpose.
Hi Venerable2000 I am Vijay, an Independent Advisor. Then Clover broke and killed my Windows partition so I reinstalled Windows and trying to hackintosh it again. This is where you set a lot of low-level settings for your computer. They also say that holding Ctrl+Home before turning on and holding for some time until you recognize that something inside is working should force this blind recovery. There are several sources online that reported problems when trying to install Ubuntu on this machine see and , and I can verify that indeed it is not a straightforward task. How can they do that? If you use the power button, you might have to keep it pressed for at least 4 seconds to force the power off Then you proceed to repair the computer: With a reset, all of your Installed applications are lost, but you get an option to save your files if you want. So I used Unibeast to create a new flash drive.
As good as the standard order is, there are times where you may want to change the status quo. If this ends of being the case, I am going to unleash a web forum onslaught everywhere I can about this issue. Choose the maximum size available for the volume and format the new partition. Start the notebook and wait. . All apps will be removed and windows will be reinstalled.
Basically this feature enables the user to boot from an external hard drive. Select the Ubuntu image under Source disc image. You might consider getting Windows 8. If the Media Creation Tool will not cooperate use the alternate download site at. Find Out Boot or Device Boot Priority option - 3. Reboot the computer again, in case you missed the opportunity to read the instructions properly.
This information was extracted from: and Steps to install Ubuntu 14. I can't believe I can't even do a clean wipe on the machine. ? Can someone please help me? From the menu that pops up, choose your computer's disc drive and press Enter. Some users from different sources did not have any problems re-enabling the option again. Once done, I could get the ubuntu login session without adding the kernel boot parameters however I couldnt connect as a user. Browse other questions tagged or.
I mentioned that people are speculating that Asus is blocking booting to devices and he denies that's the case. Shown as follow: Step 5: Press F10 to save the setting and Exit. This gives us the option to restore Windows 8. You might consider getting Windows 8. If yes, come out of this and start normally. Tell me Hello, I want to dual boot to two Linux distros.
Thanks everyone for your help! But the problem is after msi logo nothing comes up except it took some time to show bootable drives on pressing f11. No wonder why Apple wins. You are invited to type a four-digit code it will naturally be different for your laptop and press Enter. The rest of the unpartitioned space will be allocated to the newly created Data partition. Using this mode, you can boot into Safe Mode. This will show you the order that your computer will go through looking for a bootable device, going from top to bottom.