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staryoshi87
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Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

I just removed the stock HDD that came with my M4-1015x and now I'm trying to install windows 7 to the SSD that I replaced it with. However, upon boot up I get the message "Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue" when the laptop attempts to read the OS from the disc. I've never seen this before... any help? (It's a legitimate DVD copy of Windows 7)

 

Thanks.

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staryoshi87
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

I fixed it. Had to disable secureboot and enable legacy boot mode to get it to run.

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sparky5556
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

Thank you!  I had the same issue.

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LenBen
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Thanks a lot ! I don't know how you figured it out but thank you !
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staryoshi87
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

No problem :smileyhappy:

 

It's just a product of having built many systems and being comfortable in the BIOS. I posted here as soon as the problem occured and went to work on my own while waiting for a response :smileytongue:

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Ameet69g
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Registered: ‎01-15-2013
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

Hi my fathers laptop is having the same problem. Would you be so kind and explain how you did what you did to fix this?
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aldaris944
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Registered: ‎02-14-2013
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

I dont know what to do in this case every key is locked and the pc hasnt a cd/dvd lector what should i do?

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aldaris944
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how i disable secureboot and enable the legacy boot mode?
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sebastianwilk
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Registered: ‎07-13-2013
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

Go to BIOS at startup. 

reset/power of and on again, press F9 or F10

and then boot properties from upper menu.

F10 to save changes.

In the meantime follow all directions from your system.

 

// It should be easier, I have now idea how did you figger out out that secureboot and legacy. I need to read what the hell is it :smileywink: But changing of that options works - THANKS a LOT !! 

 

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sebastianwilk
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Registered: ‎07-13-2013
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Re: Selected boot image did not authenticate. Press <enter> to continue

nope, it does not work, trying to reboot from hdd over and over again.

I am just trying to recover from DVD's for the 3rd time. First after changing that settings in bios/UEFI. 

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