laptop wont boot up after wiping hard drive

  GarryRoberts 14:17 29 Dec 2014
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lenovo z560 wont boot up all i get is a screen saying PRESS (F2) FOR SET UP

PRESS (F12) FOR BOOT DEVICE MENU AND IT WONT GO ANY MORE

  onthelimit1 15:07 29 Dec 2014

When you say 'after wiping hard drive', what do you mean? If you have indeed wiped everything, then there is no operating system, and it will need to be reinstalled.

  GarryRoberts 19:51 29 Dec 2014

yes i wiped everythink off the hard drive

  rdave13 20:07 29 Dec 2014

This is what I found to restore to factory settings. If you've only wiped the C partition you should be good to restore. If you've also wiped the restore partition did you create any restore DVDs if you had the option?

Otherwise you'll need to buy the operating system , if Win 8, and re-install it. You could also contact Lenovo for help.

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  BRYNIT 08:55 30 Dec 2014

Did you create a set of recovery disks if so these will usually reinstall the OS if the HD needs replacing or become corrupt.

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