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The old one, I am sure died. Bottom line: you need to replace the drive. Reply With Quote 09-28-2011,06:21 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 http://support.dell.com/support/topi...ED2&doclang=en This has worked out for myself and i do hope it works for you. have a peek here

F is the DVD drive I think this means the hardrive is so bust it is not even detectable. Power on. I have also found another command that could be tried if the above fails. Had the same problem today and thanks to dad_rules, i got it fixed.

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Get a grip "I REPETE" There's no place like 127.0.0.1 Reply With Quote 01-05-2011,02:20 AM #9 uxayan View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome! I too have experienced similar problem where for no reason our Dell Vostro 1510 laptop just stopped working without warning, no noises, no bumps, no spikes and no other significant identifiable That's about 5 or 6 weeks after its installation. Visa/MC/Paypal accepted. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.

Reply With Quote 03-27-2009,01:29 AM #2 Paul Komski View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles Chicken-head-eating GeekModerator Join Date Oct 2001 Location N of the S I too have experienced similar problem where for no reason our Dell Vostro 1510 laptop just stopped working without warning, no noises, no bumps, no spikes and no other significant identifiable One day I could not get past the windows XP loading screen, it would crash. Error Code 2000-0142 Validation It is not quite clear how (or indeed if) both your original and the current drive have completely failed.

Reply With Quote 04-16-2012,05:19 PM #22 f1rebolt View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Apr 2012 Posts 2 Thanks Thanks man! 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 Don't make a mistake and get a Dell Dude. http://www.pcguide.com/vb/showthread.php?69036-Dell-Error-Code-2000-0142 My machine kept hanging while booting and never made it to C.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)Thank you for this advice, I think this is the beat course of action permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]OmegaVesko 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)chkdsk, not checkdisk. Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0146 Use chkdsk/r to repair the drive. Let us know if it works. Diagnostics says my hard-drive has failed.

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During installation no any problem. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-performance/error-code-2000-0142-what-should-i-do-with-this/0791afad-a5c3-47af-9281-edf0fc0fda80 Don't buy a Dell you will be sorry especially after what you have to pay for it. Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Repair Tip They are the highest and the most overrated product going. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0146 Reply With Quote 03-27-2009,01:43 AM #3 duskfall View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Mar 2009 Posts 2 Thank you for the info!

One morning, I woke up, and there was a command prompt looking screen that said something like "could not locate SATA". navigate here Some of them indicate Error. This is what I did after piecing together snippets of info from multiple websites and hours of frustration. Hopefully this info helps someone out there though. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0151

Join Date Sep 2011 Posts 1 2000-0142 means the drive is failing its own self-test routine. Articles Blogs Advanced Search Forum PC Hardware Troubleshooting and Assistance Storage Dell Error Code 2000-0142 Custom Search Join the PC homebuilding revolution! Found very cool and unique info here in this blog. Check This Out Read the all-new, FREE 200-page online guide: How to Build Your Own PC! NOTE: Using robot software to mass-download the site degrades the server and is prohibited.

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i hope HDD is in bad condition and unable to boot and load OS plz favour some solution/suggestion Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 02-26-2015, 10:57 AM #2

Only one needed an RMA for a fault that developed on a display about 6 months after purchase. I guess lets hope she finds the disc. The current drive might have errors on it but you wouldn't even get the options to boot into safe mode etc if no access at all to the windows partition had Dell Validation Code Generator permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(2 children)I think the warranty is up.

Current Temperatures Microsoft Primary Account PC Newb needs help. Posting Requirements To post submissions, your account must meet one of the below requirements: Be at least 1 month old Have at least 10 comment karma If you don't satisfy at I thought maybe my machine got too hot, but I tried rebooting after letting it cool off and it didn't do anything after the Dell splash page during the boot. this contact form This is a great addition in my favorite blog list.Acer - 15.6" TravelMate Notebook - 4 GB Memory - 500 GB Hard Drive (TMP453-M-53214G50Mikk)Acer - 14" TravelMate Notebook - 4 GB

My current drive is a Western Digital 160GB and my old one was a WD 120GB. I followed the guide and booted from my windows CD. Now, coincidences do happen but I can't help thinking they put an iffy 'refurb' drive in that they hoped would last longer that the warranty, rather than a new drive. Reply With Quote 04-01-2010,12:34 AM #6 alvintustigjr View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome!

That's not to say they're all like that; I've had the good fortune to work with some people who'll think outside the box and really work a problem. I love the suspense! permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(2 children)Thank you permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]therealw00zy 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)back your data up before you do another chkdsk /r I've seen it be the bad sectorsI have same error.I repaired with hdtaz software (hirens boot cd) December 22, 2014 at 6:05 AM Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom)

It took about 2 hours but all is well now, good as new! Message to end users Please direct questions seeking support to the following subreddits: r/techsupport r/24hoursupport You will have a lot better chance of getting your question answered, as this subreddit is Insert your OS disk into your cd/dvd drive As the machine boots up - it should have an option to hit F2 or F12 Hit the F12 key This will give Could something internally be causing my harddrives to fail?

Not wanting to give up on my hard drive that easily, I googled to see what I could do. I have a Dell Inspiron E1505. Hope everything works out well for you and feel free to ask more questions, thank you. __________________ Dan Cooper ---> Nov. 24, 1971 + Flight 305 = $200,000. 02-28-2015, 04:00 POWER IT OFF, and back it up now!

Please, no discussion of black hat hacker/cracker techniques outside of prevention or historical context. Received the Blue Screen and after not being able to boot up in safe mode, or in safe mode with networking, or safe mode with command prompts. I got it in May 2009. : ( permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Scientologist2a 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)And we presume you did not get a 5 year warranty option permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 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

Reply With Quote 09-23-2011,06:25 AM #13 gabriella28 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome! PRESTO THE STUPID DELL LAPTOP IS NOW BOOTING UP AND IS NOW HAVING ALL ITS DATA BACKED UP.