all rights reserved to the respective owners || || Terms of You'll need to replace the hard drive with that error code.No matter you can't use that computer without replacing the hard drive.If you have a warranty for the computer contact tech Reply With Quote 04-16-2012,04:19 PM #22 f1rebolt View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Apr 2012 Posts 2 Thanks Thanks man! have a peek here

Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Or see if there are downloads available from their support. Join Date May 2012 Posts 1 "invalid command or parameters" My stepson's Dell N5010 hard-drive went kaput in March. Computer Speakers Does anyone know what code 0146 means?

Error Code 0146 Dell Inspiron 1545

If the harddrive fails, then the only solution w ... Interestingly i took the new drive out and hooked it upto my main pc, installed the western digital lifeguard diagnostics and ran it for 6 hrs extended test, drive shows as Thanks The problem is with your memory card as one memory module is not functioning which is in DIMM 1.

I had to click "advanced diagnostics options" (which is one of the links the system restore gives you when the problem cannot be fixed automatically- not so sure if that's the Dells use F2 to enter the BIOS setup. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Dell Inspiron 1501 Error Code 0146 All Replies Posted by ejn63 on 16 Apr 2009 10:46 The drive electronics are failing the self-test - yes, replace the drive ASAP.

Try it without any capital letters. Error Code 0146 Dell Inspiron 1525 Some stuff about Boot CDs & Data Recovery Basics & Back-up using Knoppix. A 0146 error code is a write error on the hard drive.

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Thank you! Dell Inspiron 1545 Error Code 0146 Fix I would double-check that all connections are nice and tight (particularly all SATA cables and any IDE molex connections) and run a formal diagnostic on the hard drive with a utility Error 0146 is a failed hard drive or bad drive sector, and 0148 is that thew machine is no longer detecting the hard drive. Join Date Dec 2011 Posts 1 Big thanks to "dad rules ok".

Error Code 0146 Dell Inspiron 1525

Some stuff about Boot CDs & Data Recovery Basics & Back-up using Knoppix. Community Search Shop Support Community Home Support Forums Blogs Groups What Do I Buy Owners Club TechCenter FAQ's More ... Error Code 0146 Dell Inspiron 1545 Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. How To Fix Error Code 0146 Dell Inspiron The Blue Screen came up with : error code : 0142 message error code : 2000-0142 message : harddrive 1 - self test unsuccessful = status 79 Another diagnostic message UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME

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Dell XPS M1330 Laptop I think I need a driver for a Mikomi headset with mike. Tried to run the built-in diagnostic utility and found an error code: 2000-0142 (Drive self test failed) and 2000-0333 (Graphic Test Failed).Please advice.\015 Answers : You need to take it in You may be able to connect your hard drive to IDE#1 or you will have to have your motherboard replaced. ... It took about 2 hours but all is well now, good as new!

You can download a version that runs from a floppy or CD. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0142 then the computer shou ... Get a grip "I REPETE" There's no place like Reply With Quote 01-05-2011,01:20 AM #9 uxayan View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome!

It is a new hdd, and nothing happened to it, or the last one for that matter.

Could something internally be causing my harddrives to fail? The best place I've found to buy hard drives is at, they have the best prices on the market. Posted by amburgularr on 10 Aug 2011 9:01 For months, my inspiron continued to reboot itself {never allowing me to access Windows} and after running the diagnostic test last night Error Code 0146 Dell Optiplex 755 This sounds much more like a poor or loose (either data or power) cable/connection to the HDD or even a faulty PSU.

When a message of incorrect command is returned, it's because the command was not typed in correctly. This is specific to the single-pipelin ... You will need to replace the hard drive. 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

F is the DVD drive I think this means the hardrive is so bust it is not even detectable. It is slowing down to a snail and giving the 0142 error code again! Incorrect character exists in the proxy override setti ... Posted by ejn63 on 22 May 2009 17:49 F2 at powerup to get into the BIOS; F12 gets you to the menu that brings up the Dell diagnostics.

Here is the link on the Dell Technical Support Page for this issue. \015\012\015\012 ... SO, ANOTHER WAY TO START FROM DISK? DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Laptop > General Hardware > Inspiron E1405 Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0146 Join Sign in Inspiron E1405 Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0146 Laptop Laptop Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook Dell Inspiron 1526 cannot communicate with battery The diagnostic Error is a False positive you can ignore the diag error as the LCD is functional.

You can alternatively remove the 2.5" drive and use an appropriate USB converter cable (or enclosure) to access it from the Windows Lifeguard Diagnostic. I can get around replacing hdds, ram or fans, but that is about my limit.