Cursor / C850-1NU flashing Satellite will not start


I did something really stupid!

Recently, I installed ubuntu on my toshiba laptop. In a game where he was downloading things, I turned off my cell phone because I thought it was frozen. I turned it back, but all he has a black screen with a white blinking "_". I put in an old Windows XP disc to see if I could install it but still nothing happened.

And the laptop is installed with Windows 8 x 64 if that helps.

I have to buy a new BIOS chip, or what?


In my opinion some OS install fails has nothing to do with the BIOS and after restart, you should see Toshiba welcome screen at least.
>... but he did a black screen with a white blinking "_".
See Toshiba welcome screen until you see Flash _?

You have created a recovery (DVD or USB) media? If Yes please try to start installation of recovery image. Start Notepad, and then press F12.
Can you see menu boot with bootable devices listed?

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