Question: What Happens If There Is No Operating System?

What happens if you have no operating system?

A computer without an operating system is like a man without a brain.

You need one, or it won’t do a thing.

Still, your computer is not useless, because you can still install an operating system if the computer has external memory (long term), like a CD/DVD or a USB port for a USB flash drive.

How do I fix no operating system found?

Fix #2: Change or reset the BIOS configuration

  • Restart the computer.
  • Press the necessary key to open BIOS menu.
  • If the screen shows multiple keys, find the key to open “BIOS”, “setup” or “BIOS menu”
  • Check the BIOS’ main screen to see whether it detects the hard drive, and the boot order to see if it is set correctly.

Can I buy a laptop without an operating system?

You can order “barebones” laptops from various sources and install your own OS. Some manufacturers may also offer the option of buying a laptop without Windows, but most of them are contractually required to ship with it. Where can I buy a laptop without an operating system installed?

What inconveniences that a user can face while interacting with a computer system which is without an operating system?

OS Overview Q & A #4. Question: What inconveniences that a user can face while interacting with a computer system, which is without an operating system? Answer: Operating system is a required component of the computer system.