Boot

Forum discussion tagged with Boot.
  1. shakertouzett1

    Question (HELP) My Pc doesnt boot, despite the motherboard lights are on. (More description on the post)

    Its quite a long story, but i really tried all i could and if someone knows how to fix it, i will appriciate it a lot. I put a Tldr at the end. This is my pc config: PCPartPicker Part List Type Item Price CPU AMD - Ryzen 5 2600 3.4 GHz 6-Core Processor $149.89 @ OutletPC Motherboard Asus...
  2. bentremblay

    Question How can secondary HD stall boot?

    In my previous PC I had dual boot, C: Win7 and D: XP. Both 500Gig. One day the XP drive refused to boot; sector not found, or whatever ... you know what I mean. In this "plain vanilla office PC" build, that C: is by itself, running Win7. I connected the secondary drive as D: and ... Win7...
  3. E

    Question Fast Boot vs. Normal Boot

    Hello! By selecting “Fast Boot” in the BIOS settings, the boot time becomes shorter. My question is: how does it work? Is it leaving aside certain features? Or, is it loading certain things after the boot? What are the downsides of choosing this option?
  4. C

    Question OS boot failed, now pc turns off immediately

    Hi, I put a Linux Mint 19.1 live cd into my pc, and started it, but it got stuck at the logo with the green dots that should progress until it starts. After leaving it for time with no activity, I decided to turn the pc off then back on again. Now the whole pc fails to even get to POST; I press...
  5. C

    Question Booting problems because of Windows Update. [MSI GV62 8RC]

    First of all, I updated my Windows 10 for the Insider Program. Then I restarted my computer, and a message shows: (loading circle) Working on updates 0% Don't turn off your PC. This will take a while. Your PC will restart several times. After it was working on updates up to 15%, my laptop...
  6. D

    Question My Pc can't boot

    Hi guys, for like 3 months i experience crashing problems. When im playing a game my pc randomly crashes. Its not overheating cpu temp 40C , gpu 60C. My Pc crashes and then boots itself with a beep. I sometime get this message when im starting the pc and i have never overclocked gpu or cpu ...
  7. N

    Question ASUS X99 Deluxe II does boot from new UEFI installation

    Hi everyone I bought myself a M2 SSD Samsung 970 PRO 1TB and I tried to install Windows 10 on it. Easy, I thought. I plugged the SSD into the M2 Port and it shows up in BIOS. I created a bootable USB Stick with Windows Media Creation Tool, then disconnected all other harddrives and SSDs. I...
  8. sstefann

    Question Can't enter the BIOS, pc goes straight to windows

    I just installed M.2 SSD, and want to make it my first boot option. I tried pressing del and F2 when pc powers on but it didn't work. I also disabled fast startup in both windows and my motherboard. Turns out I was on BIOS legacy, so I changed it to UEFI, and then tried going to Advanced...
  9. T

    Question 2007 iMac freezes while booting

    Hello, everyone. This is my first post, so go easy on me. :giggle: I'll try to describe the situation as thoroughly as possible in this first post. I have a 2007 iMac 24" that recently stopped booting. There were no apparent performance issues leading up to this; one day it just refused to...
  10. N

    Question Brand New Power Supply, PC randomly Blacks out and reboots.

    So recently I was playing games as usual with my power supply that I had been using for a about 1 and a half years no problem and it randomly went black and wouldn't turn back on no matter what I did. Tested with some low power ones around the house and it was no problem so the PSU was dead...
  11. Question iMac crash on OS install HELP

    Hi folks, I need a fresh install of Mac OS on my ancient iMac. The SSD hast been formatted in the recommended apple format(can't remember what it was exactly, something with extended I believe) prior to installation with USB-SATA adapter with secondary machine. Original MacOS disk is at hand...
  12. K

    Question Troubleshooting (sometimes) long boot ups with ssd

    I'm asking for help here because I don't know what to do now except, formatting the pc. Let me explain what happens when I turn on the pc: Everything turns on: MB, GC, fans, LEDs, all I/O devices Classic BIOS window (press F2 to access BIOS..) that expires in 3 seconds, as it is supposed to do...
  13. ImRickRansom

    Question PC Hangs on Motherboard Splash Screen, Takes 20 Minutes to Boot

    I've been having a bit of trouble with my desktop, which started just a couple of weeks ago seemingly out of nowhere. When I boot up the system, it hangs on the motherboard splash screen for around 10 minutes, and even if I'm pressing the BIOS or drive select buttons, it just stays on that...
  14. Question Disk has two drives and Boot problems

    Hi, Sometimes when I boot my PC it freezes in the Windows logo, without the loading balls. I have to shut down my PC from the power button and start it up again until it starts working again. I had made a new fresh install of the Windows to the SSD. I have tried to go through the Startup...
  15. J

    Question Fast Boot On or Off?

    so i have Asus TUF B450 plus gaming motherboard with Ryzen 7 2700 16 gb ram and 256gb ssd as boot drive. my fast boot in bios and fast startup in windows was enabled. then i was facing some bootloop issues like sometime when i boot into windows it gets stuck in windows bootloop. i found...
  16. BILLY DARKO

    Question mobo will not boot with 2 Ram sticks

    I apologize, I know there are threads with people looking for help just like me with similar issues. I have read many and still have issues. I'm actually repairing a buddies build and I am about stumped. Mobo - msi b250m CPU i7-7700 Ram- have tried 2 different brands this one is 2x8gm XPG...
  17. F

    Question [SOLVED] Slow boot after removing PSU power cable

    Everytime I remove the power cable from the PSU (or have a power loss) the boot becomes very slow. It only backs to normal if I reset the CMOS. It takes a lot of time before going to Windows loading screen. My motherboard is a ASUS B450M Gaming and my PSU is a Corsair CX 550W. I don't have any...
  18. Abraham R

    Question PC TURNING ON AND OFF DURING STARTUP

    Something very annoying and worrying is that when I turn on my PC it turn off and on again until it finally gets started. I always worry about keeping my PC clean, free of dust. This occurs only (and not always) during power up. CPU: Intel Core i7 4790. Motherboard: Gigabyte Z97 Sniper. RAM...
  19. Alemantico

    Build Advice boot issue after new assembling

    Dear User, after a long Journey of troubleshooting, I finally decided to share the current issue I encounter with you! After searching the forums on the web, I found this one could help me most! This is the Situation: 4 days ago, I got a used pc with a Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R - Motherboard...
  20. M

    Question sometimes PC Doesn't boot first time but starts after pressing the restart button

    Specs - CPU - Ryzen 5 2400G Ram - Corsair Vengeance 3000 Mhz 8gbx2 PSU - Corsair CX 550 Motherboard - MSI B450 Gaming Plus When I first on my pc and push the power on button my pc doesn't boot up. but cpu fan and motherboard light and other fans are running. after pressing the restart button pc...