I got my Framework today and was really excited. I installed everything (a joy), plugged it in and turned it on. I got an error message that said, “Default Boot Device Missing or Boot Failed.” So I have three questions…
- Why am I getting this message?
- What should I do about it?
- What should I see when I boot it up before I install Linux?
Your getting this error message because the SSD doesn’t have an operating system installed, it’s completely normal. If you have a bootable USB already, simply insert it and boot from that to install Linux
Great. Thanks. I appreciate it.
Or Windows. If you bought a license with your purchase you can find the key and a driver’s download package on the Framework software section. (Your purchase email should detail this as well.)