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You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Powered by Blogger. DST Short Status Test ..Failed This is a discussion on DST Short Status Test ..Failed within the Hard Drive Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. I selected repair I was then asked for the admin password -- typed it in. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19463826
Unfortunately, a lot of the "technicians" on such support lines are working from scripts, and really have no great depth of knowledge. Some stuff about Boot CDs & Data Recovery Basics & Back-up using Knoppix. The current drive might have errors on it but you wouldn't even get the options to boot into safe mode etc if no access at all to the windows partition had
That's not to say they're all like that; I've had the good fortune to work with some people who'll think outside the box and really work a problem. Thanks! Like 0 You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Dell Error Code 0142 Status 49 LKD_0x141_Tdr:6_IMAG...
Back to top Back to Internal Hardware 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Hardware → Internal Hardware Dell Error Code 0142 Status Byte 79 It brings you to a command prompt : Type in CHKDSK or Type in CHKDSK/R Hit the ENTER key Once your machine has finished and repairing the hard drive, type EXIT I was able to get necessary info from 2 docs. http://www.pcguide.com/vb/showthread.php?69036-Dell-Error-Code-2000-0142 Boot the computer with the Windows disc. 2.
ND Posts 1,834 You're welcome, and I'll keep my fingers crossed that things aren't as bad as they appear initially. Dell Diagnostics Error Code 0142 Status 79 Thanks and regards,Senthil S#iworkfordell.To know more about Dell Product Support, Drivers & Downloads, Order & Dispatch status -> choose your regionUS / India.For Dell support videosclick here. How do I test the harddrive? I ran diagnostics and I got error code 2000-0142.
I selected repair I was then asked for the admin password -- typed it in. check my blog Community Dell.com Search Shop Support Community Home Support Forums Blogs Groups What Do I Buy Owners Club TechCenter FAQ's More ... BTW, what make and model is your HDD? Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows Dell Error Code 0142 Status 7
The time now is 07:18 PM. Total cost $198 Followed dad rules ok's suggestion below on my computer and everthing was set up as before and back to normal.. So I preused the list of commands available to the Windows Recovery Console (here) and tried a few more - bootcfg, fixboot, and fixmbr. this content Please consider a donation to The PC Guide Tip Jar.
In the end, it was fixmbr (which repairs the master boot record on the specified disk) that ended up working for me. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Status 79 JolleyTrails Follow me on the trails through life - money, survival, books, and other interesting stuff. Like 0 You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available.
Posted by ejn63 on 10 Nov 2012 16:27 Verified Answer Verified by Lol978 If the system is under warranty, call Dell with the error and they'll replace the drive. I ran the tuneup function in One Care which said there was a problem with the hard drive and it scheduled a chkdsk for the next reboot. I've tried putting in before starting it, after its started, before boot screen, from the diagnostic page, after boot screen... Dell Error Code 0142 Fix Now, I am by no means a highly literate techy with knowledge on how PCs fully function and how to fix them (ask me one on photoshop) so after googling an
Don't buy a Dell you will be sorry especially after what you have to pay for it. Error Code 2000-0142 Shop > Home & Home Office > Small & Medium Business > Large Business > Partners Support > Drivers & Downloads > Product Support > Support by Topic Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 25 of 44 Thread: Dell Error Code 2000-0142 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this have a peek at these guys Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
Run the PSAs again and if you get the same error replace the HDD but if you get a 2000-0146 that indicates the DST Log contains previous error(s). on Facebook Picture Window template. All rights reserved. © Copyright 1997-2013 Charles M. Bloatware removal help thou shalt game Ban The User Above You 2016!
I would recommend sending it to a professional lab for data recovery but if you really want to try it yourself, you could see if attaching it to another computer allows http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l.../bb491051.aspx Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation Storage Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Forum If the option does relate to SATA drives it is probably to do with AHCI versus native SATA and swapping these on a drive that already contains a running operating system DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Laptop > General Hardware > Hard Drive Failed during diagnostic.