thanks for rating Posted on Jan 10, 2008 Helpful 0 Not Helpful Flag You can't post conmments that contain an email address. × Comment Anonymously Video Images Chris Hingee 32281 Answers Posted by bigdinz on 17 Jun 2005 20:38 Yep, thought so. Would reinstalling the OS from that partition solve my problems, or do I really need to get a new hard drive? 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 check over here
Off it went and a new HDD installed. Not pull out the old drive and put it back. Articles Blogs Advanced Search Forum PC Hardware Troubleshooting and Assistance Storage Dell Error Code 2000-0142 Custom Search Join the PC homebuilding revolution! Fortune Cookie says: Fortune not Found: Abort, Retry, Ignore?
However, after an hour of running, it froze again, and I shut it down again. Join Date Apr 2011 Posts 1 Having problems repairing... I have a piece of junk Toshiba I bought at Wall Mart on sale at 450.00 that puts this Latitude to shame.
Take nice care of yourselves - Paul - ♪ - Help to start using BiNG. Not looking forward to replacing the drive as its is buried under the keyboard and DVD drive, both of which need removing to get at it. you do not want one with a drive already in it!!! If it looks like I know what I'm doing, there's a pretty good chance the only reason for that is because I once asked someone to run chkdsk /r and a
I would get a new hard drive and USB enclosure, install new drive in laptop and install windows, then take the old drive and install it in the USB enclosure so 0142 Std Code Reply With Quote 09-28-2011,05:21 AM #14 Roho View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Aug 2011 Posts 2 Currently, only WD & Toshiba offer click on Startmake sure in the bios the cd drive is the first boot device....put the cd in the cd drive..boot your computer....puppy will boot and run totally in ram...if your http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/207138-dell-inspiron-laptop-will-not-boot-os-or-safe-mode/ Any help is appreciate, thanks!
Chkdsk will return the volume info. Join Date Sep 2011 Posts 1 2000-0142 means the drive is failing its own self-test routine. I have had to re-install Windows four times now as going through the recovery console didn't work. But they're as a fragile as a egg and each one is nearly as unique as a fingerprint.
Reply With Quote 04-16-2012,03:52 PM #21 jenseib View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Apr 2012 Posts 2 Well I found it can't be check my blog Browse Categories Answer Questions Dell Latitude D600 Notebook Dell LATITUDE PC Laptop Dell PC Laptop PC Laptops All Unanswered Join Sign In Ask a Question × HomeForumPC LaptopsDellLATITUDELatitude D600 NotebookI get Anyway, I tried the CHKDSK/f and CHKDSK/r and FIXBOOT fixes suggested here but only got a "invalid command or parameter" error each time. Posted by mondoswank on 11 Dec 2007 11:48 Before your replace your hard drive when getting this error, try this- Boot from a Windows XP CD and choose Repair at the
Edit Close Save changes Attachments: Added items Uploading: 0% my-video-file.mp4 Complete. Today, the computer froze when trying to shut down windows, so I held down the power button for a few seconds to force it to shut down. OS is Windows XP (TM) Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. this content SO, ANOTHER WAY TO START FROM DISK?
Often times when a HDD begins to go out like this you have a very limited amount of use left in it and you should not boot it up needlessly since HDDs don't like being jolted and because they contain electric motors they also don't like fluctuations in their power supply. You can download a version that runs from a floppy or CD. EDIT2: I can no longer access the hard disk in any way from within linux Edited by Mark.3unj800, 06 January 2012 - 05:19 AM.
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 Originally Posted by dad rules ok Hiya People - I have successfully managed to fix this error. Ask Anonymously Popular Questions 41 Answers Dell latitude D600 battery charge light flashing Dell Latitude D600 Notebook 37 Answers Hp pavilion dv2000 notebook will not boot up Dell Latitude D600 Notebook have a peek at these guys Some stuff about Boot CDs & Data Recovery Basics & Back-up using Knoppix.
DST Short Status Test Failed Discussion in 'Hardware' started by tanger, Nov 9, 2007. Don't make a mistake and get a Dell Dude. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Posted by Kelos on 11 May 2011 12:01 Ah thanks your solution really worked quite well.
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