Answer Questions Help! Or you can just replace the HD by googling the make/model for a replacement. You can find an ssd on amazon for a good deal. It's easy! http://completeprogrammer.net/error-code/dell-error-code-0142-status-75.html
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Originally Posted by dad rules ok Hiya People - I have successfully managed to fix this error. for attempting to help me find a fix :sayyes: f.y.i... Expand» Details Details Existing questions More Tell us some more Upload in progress Upload failed. If unbootable work through steps for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start If you replace HD or exhaust troubleshooting steps with no resolution I would strongly consider getting the superior Clean
Much help needed! :( Thanks Nick Installation & Setup Dell Data restore windows seven home premium Dell inspiron n5110?Friends, I have dell inspiron n5110. Reply With Quote 03-27-2009,12:43 AM #3 duskfall View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Mar 2009 Posts 2 Thank you for the info! Register a new account Sign in Already have an account? Dell Diagnostics Error Code 0142 Status 79 Anything that fails the self test means that the hard drive is toast.
More questions Dell Inspiron 1545 Windows 7 Install Problem Error Code 0x80ff0000? Dell Error Code 0142 Status Byte 79 After trawling through countless forums and numerous google combinations seeking info on this issue, no one seemed to be able to offer a solution to get the machine operational to be Everything was fine, until I turned it on and it wouldn't start up, it keep cycling asking me if I wanted to start in safe mode or last good configuration, but http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/487406/i-need-major-help-d/ F8 does nothing.
My System Specs gregrocker View Public Profile Find More Posts by gregrocker 18 Jan 2013 #6 Conzo427 Windows 7 Home Premium 9 posts Quote: Originally Posted by Dell Error Code 0142 Fix To learn all commands type the word help and press enter. PRESTO THE STUPID DELL LAPTOP IS NOW BOOTING UP AND IS NOW HAVING ALL ITS DATA BACKED UP. MINNICH · 2 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Add your answer Dell Inspiron - Windows 7 not booting
Join Date Dec 2011 Posts 1 Big thanks to "dad rules ok". http://www.pcguide.com/vb/showthread.php?69036-Dell-Error-Code-2000-0142 Bear in mind, i didnt have to do it, but will post it here anyway. Dell Error Code 0142 Status 79 I've tried it on drives A through to F. Dell Error Code 0142 Status 70 My Dell Inspiron - Windows 7 not booting and system recovery not working.
Dells use F2 to enter the BIOS setup. news Instead of automatically replacing the HD, I Googled the error message and found this (below) at www.pcguide.com (here's the original thread) This is what I did after piecing together snippets of When I ran System diagnotsics itsis showing error message - 2000-01-42 Hard Drive, self test unsucessful, status = 7. I selected repair I was then asked for the admin password -- typed it in. Dell Error Code 0142 Status 49
Posted by Dell-Rajesh R on 28 Mar 2013 10:20 Hi bishnoibr, 2000-0142 indicates hard drive failure. LKD_0x141_Tdr:6_IMAG... Attached .dmp file was created. have a peek at these guys Thanks & Regards Dell_Shuchi_S Dell Social Media Responder Source(s): Dell Inc. · 3 years ago 1 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse
If not then you can determine the HD maker by looking on the HD or googling the serial listed under storage in BIOS setup, then run the maker's HD Diagnostic extended Dell Error Code 0142 Drive Self Test Failed You can also contact any local technician to back up data. To unmount Code: init s Disk check Code: /sbin/fsck Or Code: /sbin/e2fsck If those come back clean, boot up Memtest.
For Dell support videos click Here.If a post answers your question, please click "Yes". Chances are you've a Seagate or a Samsung drive. Insert your OS disk into your cd/dvd drive As the machine boots up - it should have an option to hit F2 or F12 Hit the F12 key This will give Error Code 0142 Dell Xps We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.
it worked for me cheers Reply With Quote 04-16-2012,04:21 PM #23 f1rebolt View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Apr 2012 Posts 2 Thanks Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password? Share this post Link to post Share on other sites marktreg Elite Member Trusted Advisors 831 posts ID: 3 Posted February 11, 2010 Hi sapna,Is this problem in any check my blog Reply With Quote 05-23-2012,08:37 PM #25 MeanGenius View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome!
BTW, what make and model is your HDD? This is what I did after piecing together snippets of info from multiple websites and hours of frustration.