After several minutes of this, it just stops spinning. I recommend system rescue cd. drescherjm, Feb 3, 2011 drescherjm, Feb 3, 2011 #13 Feb 3, 2011 #14 topcat989 Hamarabe Lover Messages: 18,198 Joined: Jan 2, 2001 drescherjm said: ↑ A live cd is all you You will have better luck by attaching the HDD to an IDE port and then running Spinrite.Programs like Spinrite are using the SMART commands directly to interface with the HDD. click site
I think the partition table is already hosed drescherjm said: ↑ Maybe a badblocks nondestructive test on the first part of the disk could trigger a sector reallocation/recovery of the partition If you attempt to boot up from such drive or read any data from it you would get "Primary Master Hard Disk Fail" or "No operating system found" or "USB Device Check out the Wikipedia article on SpinRite - last I checked it discussed this. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
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Sounds like the HD got a boot sector virus. BIOS not find HDD 2. I consider this exercise a valuable lesson. I recommend system rescue cd.
Kies je taal. Total time to complete Offline data collection: (21060) seconds. screw the drive ? Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?
topcat989, Feb 3, 2011 topcat989, Feb 3, 2011 #12 Feb 3, 2011 #13 drescherjm [H]ardForum Junkie Messages: 12,593 Joined: Nov 19, 2008 I can set up a linux machine, but have If you can boot a livecd. It would appear that I am SOL and the drive is FUBAR. I started the windows 7 64 bit install off of the DVD and it didn't finish until Friday like around 10 am.
The other 2 are the ones I'm not sure about. http://applecountry.net/disk-error/disk-error-fixed-reading.php If this works and the drive reallocates the bad sectors because you write to them, then your HDD works again and you can use recovery programs which can recover lost partitions This would lead to some corruption, but allows the drive to at least function again, or so i think. By crazyray in forum PC Hardware Replies: 4 Last Post: December 4th, 2002, 12:53 PM Posting Permissions You may post new threads You may post replies You may not post attachments
Only able to load... Thanks in advance. Search User Find More Posts by Silicon Vampire Find Threads by Silicon Vampire Steam Users' Forums > Steam Discussions > Hardware and Operating Systems My hard drive died...I think « navigate to this website bq16 View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by bq16 Find Threads by bq16 11-06-2011, 01:52 PM #9 Silicon Vampire Volunteer Moderator Join Date: Sep 2003 Reputation:
Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Very likely it indicates it's one of the drives that loaded part of their operating firmware from the platter, and a portion of the platter magnetic surface that includes this and My guess is that this is a hard drive failure, I've never had one before.
scan with Victoria 3.5v DOS -None DRSC + DRDY does not remove the screw or BUSY - (maybe Screw blocked by the destruction of the firmware, and really does not obviate It would appear that I am SOL and the drive is FUBAR. I've tried booting with this drive as the only drive, i've booted with my good OS drive connected (but still booting off CD) and the only thing that changes is that By Buzioid in forum PC Hardware Replies: 7 Last Post: March 15th, 2004, 04:57 PM Dead Hard Drive??
Ltd. The mobo is a DFI nForce 250 lanparty mobo, socket 754 3) Not at all. Hope it's not too late. http://applecountry.net/disk-error/disk-error-occurred-during-writing-file-allocation-table.php I'm following this thread with interest and hope someone will comment on some home software to regenerate partition table.
and I would do this how? I can help with that. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. A second ago a disk actually worked - the dosk I used to format the hard drive to get rid of the old OS.
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Did your drive only have 1 partition?Click to expand... Forcing a sector-by-sector copy of the drive is also a way to find out the extent of the damage - if imaging software reports a high proportion of faulty sectors that An example of this command on my system is: Code: jmd1 ~ # smartctl --all /dev/sda smartctl 5.40 2010-10-16 r3189 [x86_64-pc-linux-gnu] (local build) Copyright (C) 2002-10 by Bruce Allen, http://smartmontools.sourceforge.net === Did your drive only have 1 partition?Click to expand...