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Reboot and select proper device? Dell INSPIRON M5030?

by Julie_Blue / November 25, 2012 7:11 AM PST

I have a Dell Inspiron M5030. I closed the lid (it doesn't turn off or make the computer sleep) and after a while I heard 2 beeps (I believe) and I lifted up the lid and it said to reboot and select proper device. What do I do? D: I've looked at other solutions and it said to use a recovery disk. If you use a recovery disk, will all of my personal data be lost? I don't want that to happen. Is there an alternative solution? And I don't want to change the hard drive and motherboard and stuff. I don't do those kinds of stuff. There's also this "BIOS" alternative solution, but I have no idea how to do that. Please explain about that if that is a solution. Thanks~

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Yes. Your files that are on the backups are at risk.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 25, 2012 10:11 AM PST
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by Julie_Blue / November 25, 2012 10:37 AM PST

I will be sure to try this out!

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