Also SATA vs ATA drives, I'm assuming SATA is better. All Rights Reserved. Register now! Select the ISO file 4. http://applecountry.net/hard-drive/dell-hard-drive-error-return-code-4.php
If it matters, I tried downloading and running Avast the other day and my computer began continuously restarting until I was able to remove the program in Safe Mode. Back to top #9 MattRichWarren MattRichWarren Topic Starter Members 19 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:38 PM Posted 14 March 2010 - 07:21 AM OK. If chkdsk works, how is it done when the computer will not boot? Angoos Sep 20, 2007 #1 AlbertLionheart TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,026 It is either a dead hard drive or the motherboard has stopped talking to it. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/error-return-code-7-hard-drive-failure-234470/
If that Is OK change the PS in the original computer and retest. It was an option when entering boot menu right at startup. IDE drive diagnostic error code 7& computer won't boot Started by Donna Gardner , Mar 20 2012 02:23 PM Please log in to reply #1 Donna Gardner Posted 20 March 2012 Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0151 Matt Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 MattRichWarren MattRichWarren Topic Starter Members 19 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:38 PM Posted 13 March
Message Edited by Noxo on 05-01-2007 09:45 PM Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0146 Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Return Code 7 by jazellison / March 20, 2007 3:02 AM PDT In reply to: Return code 7 Just finished a call Is to use the HDD Makers Testing Utility and test the HDD that way. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/302358/windows-xp-wont-boot-on-dell/ so, tap it on the side gently (or hard) with the butt end of a screwdriver; only do this if you're completely desparate or you simply just don't care.-- As you're
Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefitsBecome a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter Back to top #4 MattRichWarren MattRichWarren Topic Starter Members 19 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:38 PM Posted Dell Hard Drive Error Code Validation The time now is 07:38 PM. Then format that hard drive, test it to be sure its ok, and use it for backing up your files. Posted by osprey4 on 2 May 2007 21:25 Is it just me, or do Dell seem to be more amenable to replacing parts than they used to be?
Most often, you can stop here and after having a error code. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Dell Hard Drive Diagnostics Return Code 7 Start the SARDU utility: Change the image directory to wherever you store your ISOs, this will prevent you from having 2 copies of an ISO wit… Software-Other Windows 7 Windows OS Dell Hard Drive Error Code 2000 0146 Overally, you just pull it out and put the replacement in.
click on Startput the cd into the problem computer and set the boot order in the bios to boot from the cd first then the hard drive...once booted from the cd...When Check This Out Visit http://support.dell.com and confirm the warranty. now I have to go take the dash out of my Dodge RAM to replace my electronic ventilation.Signed, "a proud infidel"Saroku. TechSpot is a registered trademark. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0142
I've looked for solutions, and the end result after getting a "blue screen" with an "Unmountable Boot Volume" message is the following: IDE Hard Drive Diagnostics Primary SATA Drive 0: No this is the one what is similar to chkdsk in Windows and will drive to mark bad parts of the disk as "bad" within the drive interface so the drive never If my answer was helpful, please use the 'Did this answer the question' and click: YesForum Member since 2001Iam not employed byDell Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum Source Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts.
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Status 79 Any advice gratefully received! Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - rebuild array by sidbiggle / January 8, 2011 8:08 PM PST In reply to: Error: Return code 7 hard drive failure hi.
don't come crying to me..Fellow computer users.. You need to buy a new drive. If step 7 fails, cut your loses.-- Restore from backup if you have one and lose all changes since the date/time of your last backup, or-- Determine if the data is Dell Hard Drive Failure Code Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
These computers are nearly brand new and all come with 80 GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.7, 7200.8, or 7200.9 I have personally replaced 2 of the Barracuda 7200.7 80 GB drives in BEst of all, parts arrive overnight/next day. I hoped you backed your data up. http://applecountry.net/hard-drive/dell-diagnostic-hard-drive-error-code-79.php Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
Back to top #8 rosiesdad rosiesdad Members 220 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:38 PM Posted 14 March 2010 - 07:06 AM If I had to bet, you are badly infected with See why it earned our Editors' Choice award. And when buying a replacement hard drive, is there anything I should look for? I kind of do suspect a bad hard drive. 0 #4 happyrock Posted 21 March 2012 - 10:01 AM happyrock Tech Moderator Retired Staff 9,285 posts try running chkdsk /r...Please download