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My monitor goes to black and fans... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7. KABEER AHAMMED 315,792 views 8:00 Repair and Fix Hard Drive and Disk Errors - Duration: 5:39. Couldn't sign you in, please try again. I get repair computer, restore to earlier date, which I did and my laptop still isn't working. weblink

By sqldba2k6 · 10 years ago I need a your suggestion to solve system problem.When i am trying to start the system (Dell inspiron 6000 laptop..)displaying internal hard disk drive not found.Internal HDD HARD Error!Please suggest me how to resolve the problem.. Have you tried connecting it to another controller? replaced and secured drive and ran those commands. I checked the battery... http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/disk-drives/f/3534/t/19525217

This forum seems very helpful from what i've read and so I thought I should post my problem to see if anyone can suggest a solution to me. Mike the Scrapper 776,725 views 8:51 Upgrading and Repairing PCs: HDD Mechanics - Duration: 19:33. To learn more and to read the lawsuit, click here. It was on 4 lights after hooking up ac adapter back to full charge.

I only paid 20 for it. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. I then pressed the power button again and all I got was a click then off. Back to top #5 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 50,747 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:08:14 PM Posted 28 June 2012 - 11:05 AM Have you run the Dell Diagnostics package?

When I hit enter to install windows I get a message stating that there is no hard drive available to install Windows on and that the laptop will power off in 15 seconds. Strike F1 to continue, F2 to run the setup utility. My Inspiron 6000 also has 2GB of ram and a 1.6Ghz processor. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f108/dell-inspiron-600-a-673847.html And it still has product key It also has an express service code 11-04-2012, 02:40 PM #12 joeten Microsoft-Team Manager Hardware - Team Manager Join Date: Dec 2008 Location: Glasgow Scotland Posts: 63,611 OS: win 7 pro/ultimate/xp vm Removed key and code please do not post the type of info it is not something you should ever post __________________ Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth. 11-04-2012, 02:44 PM #13 shawnasdell Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2012 Posts: 8 OS: windowsXP Ok sorry 11-04-2012, 02:45 PM #14 Old Rich AdministratorMicrosoft MVPTeam Manager - Networking - Microsoft Support - Hardware Join Date: May 2007 Location: Houston, Texas Posts: 53,434 OS: XP, Win 7 Last I heard from Dell, they were out of XP discs . .

check the wire if you can. for about 15-20 seconds then it showed a message saying something like Internal HDD Soft error, fixed by retries, press f1 to continue. I was using the laptop when it just shutdown by itself. Sep 15, 2010 #13 hughva TS Rookie Posts: 58 I don't know of anything else to do.

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  2. When you press the power button it makes a click sound and then goes off.
  3. I thought that the battery may have been the cause, so i connected the ac adapter.
  4. You can close the menu with escape key and resume booting by selecting the option "try ubuntu without installing" (please note that session does allow you to install ubuntu once you found the kernel options cured your problem).[quote] If everything worked OK and you should be on the ubuntu desktop You may see your Harddrive on the desktop - if not have in look in the places on the tool bar at the top of the screen.
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  6. Or is the results of that command enough to determine the drive has gone belly up?
  7. i get threw the 7 steps and start the installation and it gets 15% and stops with input/output error during read on /dev/sda.

They may lead you in the right direction. here It just may give you enough time to recover your data. I am able to use the try ubuntu feature and i tried to format the hdd but gparted and the disk utility show no drives. READ I CAN HELP WITH THE OVERHEATING.

Then it went about its business. have a peek at these guys Do I need to buy OS? No, create an account now. If you can see your harddrive - see if you can find the your datafiles - XP look in "documents and settings" under the user name you had on the PC Vista/Windows 7 look in "user" under the user name you had on the PC Now if you have a USB flash drive or external harddrive - you should be able to copy your data from the harddrive onto the USB device ---------------------------------------------------------- Version 12.04 to see the harddrive on the left hand side menu look for the Home Folder the icon = Folder click once at the top of the window that opens you should see Devices click on the icon of a drive Now all your folders should open to find all your data files XP look in "documents and settings" under the user name you had on the PC Vista/Windows 7 look in "user" under the user name you had on the PC to check the Disk Intergrity goto Dash home this is the icon at the top of the lefthand menu - click on that icon Now in the window that opens type DIS a list of applications will open choose Disk Utility by clicking on the Icon A list of devices will appear in a new window - to make the window full screen - you may have to click on the small icons at the top left of the window - you have a X - and a square - click on the square to make the windows full screen Beware this utility can wipe all your data off the harddrive - so proceed with caution from the window that pops up - choose your harddrive - by clicking on it look around the top right hand side - you should see a SMART Status ( green dot - disk is healthy) under that will be SMART DATA this will provide a summary of the disk status and allow you to run Self-test Run Self-test - note this takes some time to run you have three options short extended conveyance ------------------------------------------------------------------------ __________________ Wayne 11-03-2012, 09:45 AM #8 shubhamstunter Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2012 Posts: 3 OS: windows 7 I would say, format it. 11-03-2012, 08:48 PM #9 shawnasdell Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2012 Posts: 8 OS: windowsXP I don't know how to format.

If you still can't, I'd have to assume some kind of motherboard problem. Moved from XP to Internal Hardware - Hamluis. Please help me out ?Thanks,Debasis 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Internal HDD HARD Error! check over here I change my BIOS to boot from the dvd drive where I placed my VISTA OS drive (I was told that VISTA would load and then format the harddrive for me and then continue to install the...

A common one is nomodeset, which is needed for some graphic cards that otherwise boot in to a black screen or corrupted splash, acpi_osi= to fix lcd backlight and other problems. Code: sudo apt-get install smartmontools --no-install-recommends sudo smartctl -a /dev/sda Give the results of second command here Put the results inside [CODE] tags , by highlighting the text and click the # symbol on top of message pane. BEST TRICK - Duration: 7:46.


Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 The_Outkast The_Outkast Members 161 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ft. I'm still curious what the heck a hdd soft error is and how it can be fixed by "retries"? [ View FollowUps | Post Followup | Main ] Follow Ups:Re: curious hard drive issue - akjony -[1/9/2013 6:07:33 PM (GMT+0)] Re: curious hard drive issue - LED -[7/29/2005 2:42:19 PM (GMT+0)] Not sure but - Bob -[7/28/2005 9:21:52 PM (GMT+0)] Maximum of 100 messages displayed. Post a Followup Name: E-Mail: Subject: Comments: Optional Link URL: Link Title: Optional Image URL: Upload some images for this post [ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ CPU-Central Message Board ] Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... by nikopolidis85 · 9 years ago In reply to Any Solutions for this ? Adv Reply August 12th, 2012 #4 Kickinthedoor View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Sep 2011 Beans 42 Re: no drives found?

When it comes on I get error message Internal HDD SOFT error: fixed by retried. I'm not 100% confident in this, so maybe someone with better hardware knowledge will join in. When in the Bios setup menu check to see if hard drive is recognized. this content you can find them on ebay or borrow one that matches your key __________________ Rich 11-04-2012, 02:47 PM #15 joeten Microsoft-Team Manager Hardware - Team Manager Join Date: Dec 2008 Location: Glasgow Scotland Posts: 63,611 OS: win 7 pro/ultimate/xp vm No problem __________________ Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth. 11-04-2012, 02:52 PM #16 shawnasdell Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2012 Posts: 8 OS: windowsXP I will go to library tomarrow use a pc and download unbunto.

Kickin: After ya comply with NikTh's advise/directive we can see 'bout the dd comand. Hello, I am new on here. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. First open battery...

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