Windows 10: Error 0xc000014c Cannot boot from any media nor access bios
I would assume that also. Provided, you can get into BIOS and the computer runs fairly well and boots OK. Personally, I would run it that way for a few days just to make sure there is nothing else wrong.
If your SSD is still under warranty, I would try to RMA it. Please let us know how it runs and if you notice any problems.
You did a good job, well done.
Will get a new SDD regardless as this old SATA is trying on the patience. Any other drama and I'll change the mobo and cpu as about time for an update regardless.
Many, many thanks for the suggestions and support throughout the day. Much appreciated.
You're very welcome. I'm glad it worked out for you, or at least seems to have.
Retired from the grind
The sad thing is that you never know. Even with a surge protection device or an isolation transformer just for the amp or computer. Anything bad can find a way to get on the house electrical ground and find items to cause damage to.
When you hear about people talking about only their satellite or CATV box was plugged into their tv with a HDMI cord and cannot figure the life why the tv got fried. They forget that the ground bus pin on the HDMI cord is what did it.
At least you got lucky and did not have the computer connected to the amp. Otherwise it could be far worse.
Grab another computer, check out all drives for S.M.AR.T. information and run a data integrity test to make sure nothing happened to them when your amp decided it was wanting to reach out and touch someone. It can take a few days or a couple of weeks, depending on your schedule. The Data integrity tests can be left to run overnight and then you get the reports when you get home to figure out what is next.
Even if you wait until Boxing day. You may find a good deal on a off lease box, until you can get a replacement for that system that you had. There are also testing units that you plug into the PCI & PCIe rails, same as for the power supply to check to see if anything got fried. Those units do not cost much and they are always nice to have when you need them. Plus you never know when you have someone ask you to look at their system for you to pick up a few bucks here and there.
Retired from the grind
There are now a lot of Hybrids going on the market that have been pulled from units that have not sold, same as Motherboards. I would keep the computer on an isolation transformer/UPS at this point. No need to lose the new gear when you build it out. Check Newgg and Amazon all of the time. Right now there are some great daily deals on Newegg.
Windows 10 / Z68 / i2500K (not overclocked)
I had a faulty audio amp blow the fuses on the house when plugging in. My desktop went to blue screen with the message:
Your PC/Device needs to be repaired
The Boot Configuration Data for...
I have tried the following to recover from this problem:
1) Acronis 2016 true image rescue disc
2) Easeustodo v9.2 rescue disc
3) Windows 10 generated rescue disc
4) Windows installation from CD via an widows.iso file
Please, help. My laptop suddenly crashed and now it says "Boot media missing" when I restarted. After that, it always takes me to "Preparing Automatic Repair" and then the 'Troubleshoot' menu.
In the 'Troubleshoot' menu, it has two options:...
Soo... things have gone from bad to worse.
My problem started after windows 10 updated when I shut down my laptop for a quick restart. Windows explorer would crash every second, reopen, then crash again without stopping. I tried a system restore...
My problem is that I can't access UEFI Firmware settings or Boot from USB/DVD in the Advanced startup.
They are missing. What can I do? I want to go back to windows 8.1 (Don't have windows.old folder), but it gives me an error when I install it...