Cancel stsr505089 Rep: 13 1 Posted: 05/31/2013 Options Permalink History Bizzarre as it may seem, if you pack up the drive to similar thickness as the one that works with some What is the exact modle of the drive? Musaddique AliFeb 2, 2014, 8:33 PM The Laptop model as well as the replacement HDD you are trying to use is same for me, to be exact its WD5000LPVX 22V0TT0. Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More... http://popupjammer.com/hard-drive/zero-out-hard-drive-windows.html
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If the diagnostics comes up with an error code, do reply to this post with the exact error code you get. The only option in this BIOS relating to SATA was called Serial ATA DIPM, which was enabled. After reseating if the Hard Drive is not detected again, you need to replace the Hard Drive. 6.
I am sure you already checked this, but make sure the SATA channel is turned ON in the BIOS. Does it have a jumper?The new drive is a 250 GB Report • #23 Nathan2 January 24, 2010 at 13:44:12 The original size was a 80Gb. That is typical of all IDe hard drives.Try Master first. Dell Diagnostics Hard Drive Not Installed Let's hope my solution works for you.
The problem started with the hard drive not being recognized. Dell Hard Drive Not Installed DropoutBearDec 26, 2013, 1:58 AM Traildriver said: All the pins are straight? Dell systems may have one or more additional Recovery CDs you must install the contents of after you install Windows, unless it has a single Recovery disk that is a DVD navigate to this website DropoutBear said: Traildriver said: All the pins are straight?
Your next step will probably involve fiddling around in BIOS with IDE settings and such -- and I have no idea how that works. No Hard Drive Detected Or Disk Controller Not Supported If that doesn't get the drie recognized then try CS. Report • #21 OtheHill January 22, 2010 at 16:05:08 I don't think that green900 is the model.Try this, download and run SIW to determine some specs. My search results seem to frequently return pages discussing dell products, particularly inspirons, while I'm doing generic searches (i.e.
I had to replace the AC adapter (lost it, darn kids!), just hadn't gotten around to it. check my blog One test to check the cabling for faults and the other to test the drive itself. anyhow, do post back any results... __________________ DBAN - Memtest86+ - BartPE - Linux LiveCD - ImgBurn - HDD Diags - Disk Copy HOW TO BURN AN ISO FILE 06-13-2008, Report • #18 Nathan2 January 20, 2010 at 13:20:46 Yes, in a square pattern. No Hard Drive Detected Dell Inspiron
But I think the CD's fine, its just that the BIOS isn't detecting the hard drive. Alert Hard Drive Not Found Second, you need to either install the RAID drivers when prompted or set the controller to ATA compatible in order for the OS disc to see an SATA drive. also clear your CMOS (sometimes this helps).
You can try a smaller hard drive if you have in spare. Opening a computer can void your warranty, but if you are like me: my computers always break after the warranty has expired anyway -- it doesn't matter :P You must: Unplug Of course my warrantee has just expired. No Hard Drive Detected Hp When I changed it I had the exact same problems.
Going through pages and pages of search results, forum discussions, troubleshooting guides, etc...I fixed my "No Bootable Devices" error in a very simple way...and learned a lot about troubleshooting internal HDD I think the old adapter was reused, yes. Here is what I recommend: Yesterday, in the middle of switching between user accounts, my Girlfriend's laptop went blank, then blue screen, then when everything restarted an awful error message appeared: http://popupjammer.com/hard-drive/external-hard-drive-enclosure.html Related Resources Unable To Dectect Toshiba 250 GB Hard Drive (working fine for last 2 year) In Dell Inspiron 1545 solved I have windows 7 ultimate on dell inspiron 1545 and
The computer may still load into Windows correctly after you press the F1 key. February 27 by Robert Berg Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Be sure to check your SATA cables are tightly connected to the SATA port connection.The easiest way to test a cable is to replace it with another cable. If the problem Excessive force may result in damage to the connector. 06/25/2012 by mon Also, try to reattached your old drive and see if it is detected. 06/25/2012 by mon I've tried reseating
It for sure worked for me! Report pbfloyd 4Posts Thursday November 1, 2012Registration date November 2, 2012 Last seen - Nov 2, 2012 at 07:35 AM I did go ahead and press the F9 key and it to answer your question if i think it is the motherboard... Problem is, when I load the CD it tells me 'Setup cannot detect any hard drives' attached to the computer.
Report • #11 Nathan2 January 19, 2010 at 15:31:19 Uhh... Because if your hard is working fine on usb and its only the motherboard then its defiantly the compatibility issue. You can also click the banner below. Yeah again they're seated fine.
if you did, were you able to see the XP install menu and may start the installation? Report • #6 OtheHill January 19, 2010 at 14:45:58 If the old hard drive was an IDE then that is what the new one must be. All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. I know from one of your previous posts that you did the last part.
OtheHill said: "There may be a jumper on the hard drive to see the drive to run at SATA I speeds." Sorry, I'm not sure what you mean by that. I am asking if you see a screen indicating the CD has been read.If so then the controller is good. You can buy it here… it’s only about $60. See More: Dell laptop BIOS unable to detect hard drive.
Sorry if I wasn't clear. I wonder if someone has a better idea on how to replace for disk thickness difference.