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I can't recover my Chromebook 15 910

Q: I can't recover my Chromebook 15 910

I've tried using two different flash drives, a 16 gb by Kingston, and a 16 gb by Sandisk. Every time I try to recover OS, it says "an unexpected error has occured." This is right after it goes through verifying the integrity of my recovery media. The recovery reason states "0x5b No bootable kernel found on disk"

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Preferred Solution: I can't recover my Chromebook 15 910

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I have a hp chromebook and the error message that is being displayed is chrome os is missing or damaged. When i pressed the tab key the recovery message received is "0x5b no bootable kernel found on disk". When i try to recover it from the usb it displays an unexpected error message. I tried using different usb's but its still not working.

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Just got new Acer Chromebook 14, but am unable to make a recovery disc. When I run Chromebook Recovery Utility it says "Invalid Model Number". Is there another way to prepare a recovery disc? Thanks

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Just got new Acer Chromebook 14, but am unable to make a recovery disc. When I run Chromebook Recovery Utility it says "Invalid Model Number". Is there another way to prepare a recovery disc? Thanks











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A:Just got Chromebook 14. Unable to run Chromebook R...

Hi all,
 
I just received word that it's available.On the Chrome Recovery app, I'm able to see that it is there.
 
Can you please try to access the recovery and let me know if you're still having trouble?
 
Thanks,Cory

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Hi all, a while ago I had the idea to start from scratch to clean up the system and gain more performance. But I have not done yet because I have some doubts.


On the PC I have Acronis True Image Home 2011
--> In the part where it says My backups I see the image that I have saved.
--> When I click on "Explore and recover" :To the right I see 2 items to recover: "Reserved for System and Local Disk (C)"
Therefore, the partition (D)will remain intact. Right ? But if I want to restore everything, both partitions, i have to use the option "Files and folders" ?

Extra info : I did not create the image, other person is who created it :P

A:Difference between recover partitions or recover files and folders.

How long ago was that Acronis image made?

I guess I don't understand your intent. You talk about starting over to clean up and gain more performance, but then express interest in restoring "everything".

Was that image made at a time when your system was running perfectly? How has your system changed since that date? If you restore, you will have to reinstall any applications you've acquired since the image was made. And that image won't contain any personal data acquired since it was made. Maybe it contains no personal data at all?
If you are going to "start from scratch", I assume you mean you want to do a clean install of Windows.

If you were to do that, the only thing in that image file that might possibly be important to you would be personal files---pictures, videos, mp3s, Word documents, browser bookmarks, possibly email, etc. And that would be personal files as of the date of that image, not your current personal files. And not Windows itself.

If I wanted to "start over", I would:

1: back up all current personal files to some other drive, probably external. I would NOT use an image for this. I'd just copy them with the mouse.

2: reinstall Windows.

If I did those 2 things, the contents of the Acronis image would be irrelevant.

You should forget about Acronis if you don't understand it or know whats in any images you have. Particularly if you didn't make the image yourself. Images can fail you anyway. I'd never rely on them exclusi... Read more

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Could you please tell me if I can or will I be able to use Google Play Store and Android apps on my Acer C720 Chromebook.Also, can or will I be able to use Google Play Store and Android apps on the Acer CB5-311 Chromebook.

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My hard drive is failing on my HP envy m6 and I need to install my windows 8.1 OS over to a new drive. The computer will not boot completely and I have bad sectors affecting the c: drive. Windows tries to fix them but it ran for over 24 hours and never finished. I have been able to copy over the recovery partition to a new drive, but an OS transfer using partition software does not work. Is there any way I can recover the OS to the new drive using just the recovery partition? Any way to start this from a USB drive or other methods? Thanks, RGecy

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I was installing a fresh copy of Windows, when I wasnt paying attention and accidentally deleted the wrong partition(which was my full 80g hard drive that has everything on it!!). Luckily, I noticed what I had done BEFORE I formatted it. So now the partition is an unpartitioned 80g, and I installed a fresh copy of xp on the RIGHT hard drive i meant to install it on in the first place! Can anyone help me? That hard drive is very important to me, and I know there has to be a way to get it back. For right now I am leaving the unpartitioned drive alone until I get some feedback. So if anyone can help, suggest a EASY to use program, or give any support, IT WOULD BE VERY MUCH APPRECIATED! Thankyou very much!
 

A:Help me recover....?, Partition Deleted, Help Me Recover It

Partition undelete

Have a look at TestDisk
 

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I was installing a fresh copy of Windows, when I wasnt paying attention and accidentally deleted the wrong partition(which was my full 80g hard drive that has everything on it!!). Luckily, I noticed what I had done BEFORE I formatted it. So now the partition is an unpartitioned 80g, and I installed a fresh copy of xp on the RIGHT hard drive i meant to install it on in the first place! Can anyone help me? That hard drive is very important to me, and I know there has to be a way to get it back. For right now I am leaving the unpartitioned drive alone until I get some feedback. So if anyone can help, suggest a EASY to use program, or give any support, IT WOULD BE VERY MUCH APPRECIATED! Thankyou very much!

A:Help me recover....?, Partition Deleted, Help Me Recover It

http://www.runtime.org/gdb.htm

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where could i get the manual, and the maintenace guide? http://h20565.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/psi/home/?sp4ts.oid=10467904#manuals there are only     Safety and Regulatory information (1)    White papers (1).  is there any official guide? i could not find anywhere in this hp.com site.

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HI...help with chromebook, please

Claire
 

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I'm stuck on the "corrupt" screen and would lie to be able to navigate to my Web store apps as I have the "recovery tool" app already on my system however my wireless mouse won't work for some reason and my mouse pad on the chromebook isnt workingAs well?! Any suggestions?

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HP Chromebook 14 Model: 14-q010nr My Chromebook gets vey hot on the left top side of the bezel around screen and back of lid..Hot enough you can't touch it. The heat starts at the top left corner and radiates all the way down to the keyboard. The right side is cool.  

A:HP chromebook 14 getting very hot

If it is getting that hot I would contact HP Support for warranty service: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/contacthp?cc=us&dlc=en&lang=en&lc=en&product=6657691

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Hello, I just replaced my chromebook, which my dog found quite tasty, judging from the side and back of it.  I have purchased an Acer Chromebook 15, but now I am stuck.  Does anyone have information about the brand/type of printer I should look for?  I've searched all over the web, but it just seems no one can give me "cloud-based" printing suggestions.  Anyone? Thank you, Spacekase1











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A:Chromebook. The dog ate it!

https://www.google.com/cloudprint/learn/printers.html

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A few weeks ago, my Chromebook began spontaneously powering down. I originally thought this was due to low battery, but after a few days I couldn't log on at all, even when battery was fully charged, or machine was plugged into the AC. Would get the password prompt and be able to enter the password okay, but then the machine would lock. Cursor still worked, but nothing responded, not even the onscreen "Shut Off" button. Only way to turn off the machine was to close lid or use the keyboard power button. Is there any way to fix this, or is this machine now dead? Thank you!

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HI...help with Chromebook, pls. Claire
 

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Hi ? Does anyone know when the Chromebook 14 is coming to the UK ? May? Also, any idea as to whether the specs for the processor will be the same as currently displayed on several websites ? the Intel Celeron N3060 or N3160? Just trying to guage whether I should hold off buying a Toshiba Core i3 model or not... Thanks!

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Hi ? Does anyone know when the Chromebook 14 is coming to the UK ? May? Also, any idea as to whether the specs for the processor will be the same as currently displayed on several websites ? the Intel Celeron N3060 or N3160? Just trying to guage whether I should hold off buying a Toshiba Core i3 model or not... Thanks!

A:Chromebook 14

Not too much longer, hopefully..https://store.google.com/product/acer_chromebook_14

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Hello,I wondering if i could send my chromebook to HP, so that it could get a repair. I have a year warranty. Moreover a bit too much cleaning spray was sprayed on the screen which caused the screen to shut down. It is not functioning however the keyboard is still working.  A key is also chipped of. Is it repairable?

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I need help with my chrome book! I went to open it this morning and the chromebook title came on just fine when I turned it on but after that the screen is just black, I can tell that the screen is on because it's lot up butit's just black please help! How do I get to use my laptop again?
 

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I have recently just purchased a chromebook for my wife so she can work though school more efficiently. However neither of us have ever used anything other than Windows. She has a class that requires her to watch live video stream of her class that is a jnlp file but we have no idea on what Google app to download that supports that file. Any help will be greatly appreciated..
 

A:chromebook help

Does the class/instructor not provide information on how to access the video stream? I would expect they would have provided the info, as you typically have to create an account/login to access course related materials.
 

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I need help for a problem with my chromebook.This stickman keeps popping up and i don't know how to get rid of it.
 

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My Hp Chromebook 11 G3 appers tp have no operating system on it when i start it up it automaticllly goes to a Starup Nsh paage any help

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When my chromebook is off, there is a white flashing light next to the power supply, no wi-fi is on, can anyone tell me why it's flashing?

A:Chromebook

Keanoz wrote:When my chromebook is off, there is a white flashing light next to the power supply, no wi-fi is on, can anyone tell me why it's flashing?Is this a HP laptop? You provide little information to be of help here.

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can someone with teamviewer install windows 7 in my chromebook ?
 

A:chromebook

Which of these two do you own? Chromebook Pixel or Acer C720
If neither, forget it; it probably won't work.
Where did you purchase your Windows 7 DVD? (to be sure the license is valid).
 

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Chromebook 14 is less than 7 months old and will not power up. I have tried a hard reboot (power, power/refresh, power/refresh/esc for 7 sec) Nothing works! The battery is internal so I cannot remove that. Any suggestions?

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I purchased a new Chromebook 14 although it is a 2 year old model I cannot get it out of demo mode

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Hi there.

I'm doing this thread to once & for all find the ultimate answers to my PC issues. Before i bought my Lenovo Yoga 8 laptop i was thinking of buying a Google Chromebook. Specs might not be as high-end as a Windows PC but it loads a lot faster (having no such apps or enough background process to load in the background), apps load a lot faster, updates come automatically (and no need to download/intall like a PC), straighforward OS and no complicated hundreds of settings to tinker with unlike a PC. And besides a Chromebook is virus and malware-free forever.

I also happen to come from a Macbook Air and i found my PC is that slow. Downloading & installing apps takes a lot longer, opening or closing an app or browser or tasks also takes longer. But in the course i have made some research to improve the speed & performance of my Windows 8.1 laptop mainly:

1. Turned off bluetooth
2. Set Windows Update to automatic
3. Updated Windows Defender
4. Defrafgging my hard drive monthly

5. Choose Selective Startup (under msconfig) and made sure no apps are enabled under Startup, selected apps are running under Services, choose a higher number under Processors and maximum memory set to at least half of what my Lenovo is capable of (under Boot)
6. Set performance to High Performance.

So, What else have i missed?

Also i noticed when i look at Task Manager there are background processes that i do not understand and i'm not sur... Read more

A:Chromebook better than a PC?

Pick your platform by what you need to run. Typical applications in order of computer power include:
1. Web browsing (tablet)
2. Document editing. (Keyboard)
3. Spreadsheets, databases.
4. Multi-tasking (8GB RAM)
5. Watching movies.
6. Low performance games.(Graphics Card)
7. Infrequent video editing. (i5)
8. High performance games. (Graphics Card, i7, desktop)
9. Frequent video editing or rendering. (Multiple graphics cards, and processors, 32GB)
10. Rendering the Hobbit. (Server Farm.)
11. Simulating climate change. (Petabytes)

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I have a HP Chromebook that is becomeing highly frustrating, it loses it OS every few days.... I can recover it and it will work for a day or two then it pops up with the OS is missing..... PLEASE help as this is frustrating...and having to create recovery media ever few days, and performing a restore is old....LOL

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Hello I have a HP Chromebook 14, I used yesterday normally and today it turn off after 1 or less minutes that I turned on, when I used ass guess It let me work and them after 5 minutes turned off, I reset everything and now when Im writing down my email and password it turned off, I have no idea what to do

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Just bought a new 14" chromebook. Plugged it in and no lights came on. Is the battery not charged at all? How long before we can use? slight panic as we are immigrating tomorrow! thanks Gavin

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i just got this eny 4520 printer and my chromebook 3 is not supported for software download, the help button said that i can check the fourms to serch for non hp software downloads?

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I'm comparing the HP Chromebook T6Q72EA with T6Q73EA. I can find that the SSD is 16GB on the first and 32 on the second. The reseller calls T6Q72EA for Education Edition, but they don't know about T6Q73EA. Is it Educaiton Edition? I really, really need a Chromebook that can hold up for school environment...

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I have an HP Chromebook 14 X010WM that simply will not boot up. When plugged in, I can hit the power button and it will flash and then straight to black. But then I can hit the power button again and it does the same thing, but like it's powering off.I have tried the hard reboot - unplugging everything, including the power cord and holding the power button for 7 seconds and then plug back in the power and turn on. Didn't work.Tried a new cord. Nope. Still acts the same.I'm thinking about replacing the battery (it's not one with a simple removeable one sadly), but wanted to see what you guys think first before I dish out money on a replacement battery to find out it's completely dead. I am a second owner of it, as my friend gave this to me to see if I can get it to work again. She did mention it was dropped but nothing too drastic or even a heavy drop (supposedly a short drop of about a foot onto carpet). She never could get it work since the drop. It is out of warranty (by a little over a year).

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I am considering the Acer R11 11.6" Chromebook. I see contradictory info regarding access to Google Play. I'm looking at Best Buy Model CB5-132T-C8ZW. Is this machine one of the 3 currently able to access Play, along with the Asus and Google machines? Can you tell me the maximum size SD card that can be used in the R11? Thanks in advance.

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My chrome os will note recover... I was told it was a HP issue not a chrome issue...with no advise how to fix it

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On my Chromebook 14 CB3-431 - The keys on the left side of the keyboard (Q, A, Z) are no longer working.  I have tried rebooting multiple times and logged in as Guest and still these keys will not respond.  This is for my high school age son who uses this for homework, which not having the 'A' key especially pretty much renders the chromebook useless.  It was just bought in August.   Any help/ideas would be greatly appreciated. 

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When I try and use the speech recongiztion feature in Google Chrome it can't hear me with the built mic on my R 13. If I plug a mic into the head/mic jack it works fine. Open the laucherClick the mic buttonSpeakExpectedIt hears the request and takes action.ObserverdGoogle replies, if you are speaking I cannot hear you.  Again if I plug a mic in the headphone/mic jack it works but using the builtin mic it doesn't. Any thoughts on what could be the issue. 

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Hello, Ive just bought my first chromebook/Acer device and I am having troubles with it. 2 main problems. First being, I took the word of the rep selling it on what I could use it for.   According to him, I could use it for iTunes.  Apparently this is not the case. Is there any work around? The second is in regards to printing.  I have also bought a Cannon printer.  MG5750.   I've got both the chromebook and printer set up ok.  As a previous mac/windows user, I am used to hitting print, and away we go.   Unless I am misunderstanding something, what I need to do on the chromebook is hit print, which essentially saves a pdf to the google drive.  I then have to go into google drive on the printer and select print?  IS this right?  Seems a weird process. Even doing this I am having problems.  I can see the documents on the printer screen when I log into google drive, but they are not selectable.  Therefore I cant print them. Am I being completely daft?  IS there a way to directly print from the chromebook??? Help is much appreciate as it was a present for my wife, and she is less than impressed and I am getting very frustrated.

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My Chromebook will come on for a few minutes and then lock up. Cursor doesn't move. Only way to turn off is hold power button over 15 secs. I've troubleshooted with Walmart tech support ( bc I had a warranty when I bought it), they did hold the power button down for 30 secs. Worked for a few days. Eventually it would just blink on and back off. I just started back using it after 5-6 months. It's still freezing. Any suggestions other than get another laptop??

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Hello. I want to install Linux on my Asus 201p chromebook. I have fiddling around with Crouton but I don't want to have Chrome OS and Linux running simultaneously. Is there a way to install Linux and replace Chrome OS?
 

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Hi all I can not get my notbook to come up on my tv. I put the HDMI cable in and it dose nothing. The cable is fine as it works with my DVD player and Xbox. And all the stuff on the net just shows how to mirror it but I can do it becuse it won't show up at all.

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After viewing videos on like on Facebook or other sites the sound on my Chromebook will stop working. Sound settings are correct but sound completely stops working. Clearing the browsers cache does not help. Rebooting the Chromebook will restore the sound function but the after a couple days of viewing videos online the sound will stop again. Chrome)S 57 is up to date. Any ideas about how to keep the sound from stopping?

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My ChromeBook write:"Chrome OS is missing or damage ..."But I can't to do anything for recover OS because it's switched off by himself after 30 sec.What is the reason of switching off May be it's sleep mode, may be anithing else?I tryed to swithed to Developer mode, but it switched off and I can't do it againAnd I don't known in which mode is it now 

A:Chromebook switched off

Dear Customer,  Turn off the computer.Disconnect all peripheral devices and remove all USB devices and media cards.Disconnect the AC power adapter. If the Chromebook features a removable battery, remove the battery.Press and hold the power button for at least 7 seconds.Reconnect the AC power adapter.If you removed the battery, do not reconnect it at this time.Turn on the computer.If the computer starts, you are doneIf not, You probably have to perform System Recovery.Please go through this troubleshooting document : http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03665293   Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee 

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My chromebook screen is looking like etch-a-sketch. Can I replace it?

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I purchased a HP Chromebook 14 G3 for my son for his middle school graduation 6 months ago.    The screen has gone black.   I took it into Best Buy and they said the LCD screen is shot and SHOULD be covered under warranty.   I am looking for a place, address to submit this for repair.    I bought it off of Amazon.     Really frustrated with the chromebook, it was expensive and now its not working.    Can not find out how to get it fixed and I am looking for any help I can get. Thanks

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