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Reinstall CryptoDATA

OS on your BASM

Learn how to reinstall CryptoDATA OS on your BASM

In order to have the best experience while reinstalling CryptoDATA OS, you need to follow the next steps:

Steps to get started

Download

CryptoDATA OS ISO

Download CryptoDATA OS ISO from our website: cryptodata.com/cryptodata-os

Download & install

Balena Etcher

Download and install Balena Etcher from this website: balena.io/etcher.

Open Balena Etcher

and create a bootable USB

Open Balena Etcher downloaded in the previous step and follow the instructions:

  • select flash from file and choose the CryptoDATA OS ISO downloaded at Step 1
  • choose your selected USB disk to write the CryptoDATA OS ISO
  • select flash to start writting the bootable USB
  • safely remove USB after successfully flashing

Insert the USB

Insert the bootable USB created in the previous step.

Power ON and

hold the F7 button.

Power ON then press and hold the F7 button to access the boot menu.

Select boot device

Use ↑ and ↓ keys on your keyboard to select your bootable USB.

Press continue and wait for the OS to be installed

Press continue and wait for the CryptoDATA OS to be installed. Automatic reboot will take several minutes to successfully complete.

Enter the default

password to decrypt disk

Enter the default password to decrypt disk — password: [email protected]

Enter the default

password for

“Guest” account

Enter the default password for “Guest” accoun — password: insecure

Wait 2-5 minutes for the drivers to be installed

You need to wait for 2-5 minutes for the drivers to be installed and the following notification to be displayed.
Press OK to reboot when prompted.

If encountering errors

If you encounter an error like the one displayed, you need to:

  • restart your BASM
  • hold ESC key to enter BIOS
  • in the Boot tab select Boot Option #1 as HDD Ubuntu
  • Save and Exit
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