derasmo, Aug 3, 2009 #1 Sponsor Mumbodog Joined: Oct 3, 2007 Messages: 7,891 Most likely your Optical drive is failing, I would replace the optical drive with a new one. Each time the Dell logo came up as if it was booting in that mode. Do you have an alternate drive to use for testing the MLB? It has "For distribution with a new PC only." printed on it and the official Microsoft holograms - or - any full version XP CD, although you won't be able to http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/18937552
XPS One. No, create an account now. TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Writers Newsletters Forums Resource Library Tech Pro It sounds like jbl493k CAN see text on the black screen.
if you have an LCD monitor. Thanks, Jack Report • #8 Tubesandwires April 19, 2012 at 14:51:56 Thanks for the Thanks, BUT....."For your info the diagnostic lights on the back of the tower all came up Green. A new hard drive is required. Please understand I am not doubting you, I just am having trouble following how you reached this conclusion - considering I was not using the CD/DVD drive on either occasion when
Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 7 total posts (Page 1 of 1) + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + Also got a a keyboard error message but changed out and nothing different. If a post is long enough to require scrolling down to see all of it, due to whatever bug or bugs, the highlighted words DO NOT move as you scroll down Later that, day, I successfully booted the laptop again with no errors and it has worked flawlessly for the past 4 weeks.
Copy the below two files to the root directory of the primary hard disk. I'm Lost! - Forums Home - Tutorials - Get Computer Help - Spyware Help - Help2Go Detective - Software Picks - Newsletter - Testimonials - Donate Our Sponsors Help2Go Archive Top Can you try a repair install using the XP CD?Also, check out this thread:http://www.techimo.com/forum/techni.......................................................................................................................Test the hard drive with a bootable hard drive manufacturer's diagnostics disk. It ran a virus scan as part of the process and found about four (I don't remember what they were) and said they were removed.
The device would boot into Safe Mode adn run/display the PowerPoint file but the system would not boot correctly into what I would call regular mode. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/0f00-133d-ide-device-failed.848975/ updated latest BIOS versions had fixed this issue. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Same issue - but no USB keyboard by MR 'T' · 6 years ago In reply to Error Family Lines: Dell LATITUDE Dell Inspiron Dell XPS Dell Studio Microsoft XP View All » Dell OptiPlex Dell Dimension Microsoft Xbox View Less » Brands: Microsoft Dell Categories: PC Laptops PC However, I don't believe I have an Optical Drive installed as a part of this system's configuration.
He seemed to think it was also my hard drive. "He doesn't know for sure until he actually takes some time to diagnose what the problem is, and he's not going check my blog From the black screen I tried the safe mode, standard, previous good mode, etc. Let me clarify my problem so that you can maybe use my case as a future reference.When trying to boot up my Dell Dimension 2400 desktop w/ XP OS, a black Help Please!
Search Fixya Press enter to search. Once in the Windows XP setup menu press the "R" key to repair Windows.4. When you run Dell diagnostics on optical drives it will attempt to run read tests for both data & audio CDs. this content How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question.
Internal Bluetooth 2.0. The issue appears when the USB keyboard is connected to front USB port, or rear USB port A or B on dell comps.The error code does not indicate a hard drive I am slated to teach the same class next month and am more than nervous to have this behavior repeat.
I flew out to teach the same class 2 weeks later. The excellent technician on duty ran multiple diagnostics for over 40 minutes and found nothing wrong. Not all Dell's have this feature. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!
I ran a diagnostic test this morning and the error message was: 0F00:133D, IDE device failed - incompatible CD for testing. But it should give you a message on what key to hit when booting. The alarm clock function has no volume. have a peek at these guys SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2 Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds.
Posted by RoHe on 24 Mar 2008 21:57 Did you have a CD or DVD in the drive when you ran the hardware diagnostics? When prompted to press any key to boot from the CD, press any key.3. Can you boot to a command prompt using your Windows CD? Report • #5 Chuck 2 April 17, 2012 at 19:07:45 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314...Computer stops responding with a black screen when you start Windows XP Report • #6 Tubesandwires April 17, 2012 at 21:53:45
If you are able to see what hard drive is in the Dell(either in BIOS or by locating the hard drive on the bottom of the laptop), you could go to Sorry. Sami Reply With Quote 08-09-200707:44 PM #2 bilbo_Baggin Member Join Date Jul 2007 Location Dallas, TX Posts 145 Points 41 It could be something came loose inside for the disk error, I used a different laptop to teach my class.
derasmo, Aug 3, 2009 #3 Mumbodog Joined: Oct 3, 2007 Messages: 7,891 Optical device means a CD/DVD drive Mumbodog, Aug 3, 2009 #4 derasmo Thread Starter Joined: Aug 3, 2009 Windows 7 Professional SP1. eMachines E442... Any clarification would be of help to this newbie.
Browse Categories Answer Questions PC Laptops All Unanswered Join Sign In Ask a Question × HomeForumTags0f00 133d Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share by Upon arrival at destination #1, the computer would not boot Windows completely. "Error code 0F00:133D IDE device failed. You mentioned that you tried to format the drive and couldn't. Register Help Remember Me?
E.g. - If your computer has both a video port for onboard video where most or all of the ports on the back of the case are, and a video port Posted by football nut on 27 Mar 2008 16:37 No I have not tried the IDE cable on both devices set to cable select. The time now is 07:14 PM. I was only able to boot into Safe Mode in order to continue the 4 hour class.
Computer is a Dell desk top about 7 years old.