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hard drive doesnt work

Posted on 2005-03-05
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when I power up the machine Iget this message:
System not found or some like this, I check the hard drive and it seems it is not working absolutely, no sounds no hd led.
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Question by:carloselfaite
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borascaca earned 1290 total points
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put out the hard drive, check the power conector's fields, meaby one of the four is broken or unsolded.
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by:carloselfaite
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one was unsolded, I whent to the electronic service and thy solded,  hook it and it is working normally
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by:MrAruba
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before windows loads you get the option to enter the bios. Look in the Bios settings if the HDD is detected. If not then your check all your cables if they are still nicely fitted. If still not detected then take outthe drive and put it in another pc to see if it's detected there.
If your BIOS detects your HD then goto the website of your HD manufacturer and download the provided HD test (you'll find it on the support/download pages). Test your drive.

good luck
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