I just sold my mums computer to someone on eBay - it was working perfectly with no history of problems the day it was sent off.
The day he receives it he plugs it in and gets messages such as:
"please insert boot device"
"reboot and select proper boot device"
"insert boot media in selected boot device and press any key"
The computer was sold for £350 - £35 for eBay's rip off 10% fee and cost £40 to post. Which means if I can't find out what's wrong with it I'm going to have to pay £40 for him to post it back and putting me out of pocket for a nice £75 for pure hassle.
If anyone could shed some light on the situation it would save me a lot of time and money!
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