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I did a fresh install of 12.04 by usb and it went fine, worked on it for several days, but one day the browser crashed and i reset the machine, after that I get this error when i boot;

error: no device connected
error: no device connected
error: no device connected
error: no device connected

This comes after the BIOS confirmation, and it stays for about 30 seconds, then the grub menu comes and when I selected the default the screen becomes purple and stays like that for a whole Minuit. I thought maybe that is because I have 500GB HDD so i ran the boot-repair, It did nothing at all. I'm sure I did the boot-repair thing right, sorry I forgot the paste URL. If i reinstalled will this error persist.

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How did you install Ubuntu: USB, CDrom...? –  TardisGuy Oct 10 '12 at 16:10
    
after a usb install –  Prabath Swarna Oct 11 '12 at 14:51
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