Can I buy pretty much any 2.5" HDD? 11-11-2010, 09:17 AM #7 GZ Retired Join Date: Jan 2010 Location: New Jersey Posts: 25,552 OS: Windows 8 Professional When you boot up you will enter the BIOS to see if the drive is recognized. If you need continued assistance after that, please PM myself or another staff member to have the thread opened. I chose to keep my external hard drive vs pay the $180 because the only problem with the external drive was that the LCD display was not working that showed information check over here
Yes, that clears it up. Do you think there is any way to save my hdd with the firmware at this point? Join our site today to ask your question. TOSHIBA LAPTOP L300-1BV/ WINDOWS VISTA HOME PREMIUM SP2 / 2 GB RAM/ 32 BIT /windows 7 vista home premium, 3GB Ram/ 64 bit Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19299524
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Click Next to continue and allow the files to copy to the hard drive. Also, if I replace the hard drive, can I then hook the old one up on as slave drive as the same computer?Thanks again for everything, and yeah, lesson learned with Next, in the Welcome Dell System Owner window, click Next. Error Code 0141 Dell Laptop Be sure to update us one way or another!
Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Dell Error Code 0141 Fix Do I just swap the HDDs over and boot up the desktop? 11-10-2010, 08:43 AM #4 GZ Retired Join Date: Jan 2010 Location: New Jersey Posts: 25,552 robrobbery, Nov 25, 2008 #1 Alex Ethridge Joined: Apr 10, 2000 Messages: 8,790 The thread you linked to is exactly your same problem. http://www.personalcomputerfixes.com/general-errors/how-to-resolve-dell-error-code-0141/ Stay logged in Sign up now!
Typically DST takes about 3-5 minutes to complete. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0142 Thank You Roshan. Do you think that is another possible route to take?Well I definitely appreciate the support and ideas. Using The Self-Test Utility From The Dell Resource CD Note: If you do not have the Dell resource CD installed on your PC, please use the steps below this method to
Dell Error Code 0141 No Drive Detected Discussion in 'Hardware' started by robrobbery, Nov 25, 2008. Can anyone make any suggest to help us resolve this issue. Dell Error Code 0141 Troubleshooting Glad you got it sorted. __________________ Please be advised. Error Code 0141 Dell Inspiron 1525 Mumbodog, Jan 16, 2010 #9 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.
Using the site is easy and fun. http://completeprogrammer.net/error-code/dell-inspiron-error-code-0141-no-drive-detected.html The 0141 error is a problem caused by an issue / mismatch between the hard drive and your operating system of your PC. Step 3 - Clean Out The Registry - Download This Registry Cleaner The registry is also a big cause of problems on many Dell systems, and is one of the big No videos [SOLVED] High power usage windows 7 Mouse moving and opening files out... Dell Error Code 2000 0141
I thought if it was a bad drive it would always be a bad drive. I have a strong feeling you will need to replace the hard drive. After testing new cables etc I came to the conclusion that I need a Bios Update, I got this idea from seeing that my Bios was version A04 and the latest this content Run the DST diagnostics utility.
Hopefully it'll install ok but if I have any problems I'll be back. 11-11-2010, 09:28 AM #9 GZ Retired Join Date: Jan 2010 Location: New Jersey Posts: Dell Hard Drive Error Code 7 This will give you a much better understanding of the problem, and should help you if you want to contact Dell Support about the issue. I have to check a few things Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top jmsalerno Posts: 8 This post has been reported.
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I will reboot mine to verify. When the InstallShield Complete Screen window appears, click Yes, I want to restart my computer now. Staff Online Now TerryNet Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links This website may receive compensation for some of the recommendations we make on some products.
I spoke to DELL tech support today and they said they would send a tech who would take the hard drive with him, so I would have to get any of when something impacts the basic area where you have a hard drive spinning/reading data, that usually leads to problems. 11-11-2010, 08:17 AM #6 woodchopper88 Registered Member Join Date: Back to top #3 AMBER LEAF999 AMBER LEAF999 Topic Starter Members 44 posts OFFLINE Location:chester/cheshire/uk Local time:12:32 AM Posted 28 March 2010 - 12:53 AM Do you know what type Do you have the manual, if so look at the diagram of your mobo.
Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Anyways, thanks again for the help and advice. Posted by shesagordie on 19 Oct 2009 15:00 dmaha17 The hard drive has failed and you need to replace it. I've tried reseating the hard drive with no success.
or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. This error generally shows even though there might not be anything wrong with your PC. A few months ago, we had this problem. If so, try installing the HDD in the deskop and see if the BIOS recognizes it.
Under F2 everything is set to factory default. Computer Hope Forum Main pageFree helpTipsDictionaryForumLinksContact Welcome, Guest. Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top germ-x Posts: 5310 This post has been reported. Here are the possibilities: There is an intermittent drive failure that will eventually become permanent.
Is this an SSD HDD ? ?In future never interrupt a disk-level activity...nothing good can come of it. Do you know how to clear the CMOS, if so can you do? If the desktop recognizes the drive, you can then back up your information and run HDD diagnostics on it. -GZ __________________ Please be advised.