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Debian fresh install blinking cursor meaning?

Hello,
I have downloaded and install debian in computer it is blinking cursor what this mean?
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It may be waiting for you to type something.

Alternately, perhaps you could explain more details about your situation.
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hello
it is not taking input so how it will wait?
and how or what should i tell more i am new to it.
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It may mean the bootloader isn't working. Is your computer UEFI? It's difficult for me to give any specific answer to this sort of problem, when the only symptom is "doesn't work".
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hello,
i boot computer from usb.
how to know whether it is UEFI BASED??
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That's something you need to look up before you install. Most modern consumer PC's are UEFI. Does the computer boot normally from its own hard drive?
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Most modern consumer PC's are UEFI. Does the computer boot normally from its own hard drive?
Hello sir,
no i use usb and change setting from bios...
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