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HP 151035ds
Microsoft Windows 10 (32-bit)

Error message is Boot device not found, please install an operating system on your hard disk.

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@Aquila-1251_ Welcome to HP Community!

follow the below steps to resolve this concern: 


Step 1: Perform a hard reset 

HP Notebook PCs - Performing a Hard Reset or Forced Reset 

Step 2: Restore BIOS default settings 

Step 3: Test the hard drive using HP PC Hardware Diagnostics UEFI (In your case, Skip to Step 4) 

Step 4: Reseat the hard drive (here's a video that shows how to re-seat the drive: Click here

Step 5: Perform an HP System Recovery 


If none of the above actions resolved the error condition, back up your personal data and then perform an HP System Recovery on the notebook. See one of the following documents for instructions: 

Click here for instructions. 


For more details on the error: Click here


Let me know how that pans out,

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That said, I will have someone follow-up on this to ensure you've been helped,

Just in case you don't get back to us within 24 - 48hrs, and have a good day, ahead.

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