Dell | Social Media Outreach | Global Social Media & Community Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly There is a fair amount of data on there not backed up but nothing massively important - still would love to recover it though! Posted by Hockey_Elf on 1 Oct 2012 21:38 Hello I am wondering if anyone has tried updating bios yet? snikert replied Oct 8, 2016 at 6:04 PM Loading... check over here
I can follow directions...please help...Hope this is enough info...Thanks!!!!Johnita Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top germ-x Posts: 5310 This post has been reported. Thanks again for all the help guys - very grateful for it. Dell inspiron 1525- internal drive not detected Started by AMBER LEAF999 , Mar 27 2010 02:36 PM Please log in to reply 7 replies to this topic #1 AMBER LEAF999 AMBER How do you test the hard drive anyway, can you just put it in "another dell inspiron 1525" not sure on that one........... http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19299524
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) Loading... What does the problem sound like and what can anybody suggest? I've read resetting the BIOS is a possible solution, but I'm not sure what the next step is at this point.Any help would be greatly appreciated.* UPDATE: I just ran a
I ran the diagnostics and the Dell error number is 0141 no hard drive detected along with some built in bleeping error codes. Before this happened a disk scan was running and I reset the computer before it was finished. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista Error 0141-No hard drive detected (15 posts) Started 5 Dell Error Code 0141 No Bootable Devices But this feature was just part of the drive and I could always just check drive statistics under Windows to see how much free space remains etc.
I want to... Dell Error Code 0141 Troubleshooting 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: g-x Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top jmsalerno Posts: 8 This post has been reported. http://www.personalcomputerfixes.com/general-errors/how-to-resolve-dell-error-code-0141/ Can you direct me?
If the BIOS does not detect a hard drive, the drive is in really rough shape and would likely have to go to a data recovery center to get the data What Does 0141 Mean Is it a fallacy, and if so which, to believe we are special because our existence on Earth seems improbable? This is out of warranty and would love the files from the hard drive (programs, photos, email, oh my... Let me know if you think the next best move would be, and thanks again for everything.
What cable have you reconnected "I have also taken the cable and reconnected to the hard drive as well" Have you tried checking both the power & communications cables for a share|improve this answer edited May 1 '09 at 1:48 answered May 1 '09 at 1:43 lc. 46137 It was the drive - the new one worked. –jayrdub May 7 Dell Support I prefer the DVD if there is a choice, since thumb drives get lost too easily in my home and I have a binder for important discs.*As far as trying to Error Code 0141 Dell Inspiron 1525 If you want to update BIOS, use the link below to download the latest BIOS version A17 for your system.
Clearing the CMOS is resetting the BIOS back to factory default settings. http://completeprogrammer.net/error-code/dell-error-code-0141-hard-drive.html Is your system still covered under warranty? When you enter your BIOS try setting find your hdd manually vs. Posted by DELL-Roshan L on 24 Feb 2012 8:55 Hi, I did a bit of research on this and i find this system has been tested with 500 GB 5400 RPM Dell Error Code 2000-0141
but everything stated is pointing to damage done to the hard drive. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List Well I can't haha! http://completeprogrammer.net/error-code/dell-inspiron-error-code-0141-no-drive-detected.html Do not forget to delete and format existing Windows partition because until you format it you will keep getting errors.
Is the NHS wrong about passwords? How To Fix Error Code 2000 0141 Are there special cables...do I connect the new hdd first and then copy it? www.dell.com/.../DriverFileFormats Thank You Roshan.
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wait a minute, I can't access the harddrive so how am I going to use the DCCU Utility? Also, schedule regular virus/malware scans of your entire system and regularly update your protective tools with the latest security updates. Also, have you tried reseating the drive and/or removing other drives (CD, floppy) attached? have a peek at these guys the default automatic option Can you temp install your hdd in another system to verify?
Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top germ-x Posts: 5310 This post has been reported. You can use this cleaner to stop viruses, errors and faults with your system. Should I serve jury duty when I have no respect for the judge? Logged screen_nameTopic StarterRookie Re: Getting "Strike f1 to retry boot" "Error Code 0141 - No Drive Detected" « Reply #13 on: May 30, 2013, 11:06:12 AM » Another update for anyone
SMF 2.0.11 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines Page created in 0.107 seconds with 23 queries. When you boot up you will enter the BIOS to see if the drive is recognized. Otherwise use any Linux distro installation media and try to install it in your laptop. Not the answer you're looking for?
Ultimate Boot CD Put UBCD on USB CompTIA A+ Certified Technician How to Enter BIOS or CMOS Setup | Tech Support Forum 11-10-2010, 06:51 AM #3 woodchopper88 Registered Member You could always run another/different diagnostic on the drive, but since it's a Dell system with a drive they have specific procedures for testing...not sure what that would gain.In any case, Register now! Good luck __________________ Please be advised.
If you do not have the system recovery media for this system you will need to get that from Dell.