I can get around replacing hdds, ram or fans, but that is about my limit. scoobysnacks Private E-2 Hi. Take nice care of yourselves - Paul - ♪ - Help to start using BiNG. All Rights Reserved. weblink
You can download a version that runs from a floppy or CD. 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 Not sure if you can "fix" this without installing a new hard drive. Frankly I want those files backed up too. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19291474
You haven't actually specified which option is being suggested to swap. sosa28, Jan 20, 2011 #2 scoobysnacks Private E-2 Hi sosa. http://support.dell.com/support/edoc....htm#wp1180023 The hard drive should be C or D.
You should if anything start moving your files to another drive ASAP. Reply With Quote 03-31-2010,11:44 PM #7 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 ran a test diagnostic on it and got an error 0142, unit 1: Drive self test failed status byte:79. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0146 or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.
I tried the windows recovery off of the disk that came with the computer and did the chkdsk /r. Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Repair Tip Regenerator would work to rebuild data on the disc assuming the disc new to move the files to areas 'ok' to save the data. It kept me baffled for quite a while. Reply With Quote 03-31-2010,11:34 PM #6 alvintustigjr View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome!
hussaa, Jan 14, 2012 #13 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Your name or email address: Do you already have an Dell Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0151 I went with the Windows Repair option during the boot process. Power on. All rights reserved. © Copyright 1997-2013 Charles M.
I would recommend, if possible, gaining the suite of tools for anyone to use it's a nice tool set. Continue testing! How To Fix Error Code 2000-0142 Reply With Quote 03-27-2009,12:29 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 Error Code 2000-01 42 Dell Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Software Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech
Did a dell factory restore, it worked but upon going to my desktop my screen would tear and everything ran choppy. http://birdsallgraphics.com/error-code/error-code-0142-status-77.php This, however, was still in the dos prompt of the Windows Recovery Console. Edited by shonese, 05 August 2008 - 10:44 PM. 0 #4 happyrock Posted 07 August 2008 - 10:31 AM happyrock Tech Moderator Retired Staff 9,285 posts maybe ...if the drive is Join Date May 2012 Posts 1 "invalid command or parameters" My stepson's Dell N5010 hard-drive went kaput in March. Dell Validation Code
The time now is 12:42 PM. scoobysnacks, Jan 22, 2011 #6 Break_Da Sergeant scoobysnacks said: ↑ Sosa, if you could let me have a download link that would be great. F is the DVD drive I think this means the hardrive is so bust it is not even detectable. check over here I am going to have to call these morons again tomorrow and tell them that the hard drive is going out again.
Now Fresh Install Your Windows And You Should Be Good To Go !!! Dell Error Code 2000-0146 status byte = 79 Try to use the dell system utilities(set bios to boot from CDROM,inset the disc) and this include system utilities that restores ... it becomes a "cost effectiveness" issue.
Question about Inspiron 1525 Notebook 1 Answer I ran a diagnostic on ...has error 0142 msg error code 20000-0142. The USB 2.0 to IDE or SATA Drive adapter can handle all sizes and types of mass storage drives making this a great solution for recovering personal files from IDE or thanx Reply With Quote 12-10-2011,05:03 AM #17 zakria View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome! Error Code 2000-0142 Status 7 Update… October 23, 2012 Techs removed the HD and found no sign of life.
My time and sanity are worth more than the price difference between the 2 brands... A is the non existent floppy B is a tiny drive of a few MB (??) C is actually a virtual RAM drive with HIMEN.SYS loaded into it. I selected repair I was then asked for the admin password -- typed it in. http://birdsallgraphics.com/error-code/error-code-0142-status-74.php I haven't been on for a while, everything's been running nicely, but now I have a major problem with my girlfriends laptop.
Do I need a new hard drive? If it fails then I will replace it, but I'd rather get this one back up and running if possible. Truing all recovery, no help. You can either clone this hard drive to the new drive, by putting the second hard drive in as a slave drive.