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- The bad areas are still there and the drive will eventually fail to the point of no return.
- Just so we are clear, CHKDSK /R is not a permanent solution on a failing hard drive no matter what the Dell person says.
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- You need to buy a new drive.
In old drives, like 15 years ago, manufacturers had seperate utilities for low-level formatting, but 99% of the time in modern times, it's built into the manufacturer's diagnostics utility and never Is this true? I've got my iTunes library and my wedding and family pictures and all my documents so it's not the end of the world if I have to completely redo everything. Dps Self Test Completion Code 4 ByAngoos Sep 20, 2007 Hi Guys, Let me start by warning you that I am not a whiz when it comes to computers!
don't come crying to me..Fellow computer users.. Hp Dps Self Test Code 7 That hard drive diagnostics code indicates a failing drive but it really doesn't say anything specific. Back to top #8 rosiesdad rosiesdad Members 220 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:29 PM Posted 14 March 2010 - 07:06 AM If I had to bet, you are badly infected with http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/302358/windows-xp-wont-boot-on-dell/ The vendor replaces the drive itself.
If you are luckey, you have an image already made and you can must image the computer and have it operational in about 5 mintues after you replace the drive. Dps Self Test Completion Code 0 Try a new drive. Number one, the only cost in replacing a drive for Dell is answering the phone, plus the logistics (inventory, shipping, handling) of supplying the part. It should take about 10 minutes for you to get your part ordered.
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Edited by rosiesdad, 13 March 2010 - 06:16 PM. this contact form Got the CD-ROM ahead of the hard drive in the boot order. Punch in the express code. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Hp Dps Self Test Codes
You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. It is very possible for a power surge to fry single or multiple components in a computer. And thank you too. http://savecomputer.net/return-code/eza1735i-std-return-code-27550-error-code-00002.html Proffitt Forum moderator / February 19, 2007 3:52 AM PST In reply to: Error: Return code 7 hard drive failure I did a quick search and found that code from Dell's
CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Dell Hard Drive Error Code Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. When 9090 says 'fail', it means exactly that.
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Sammy1938May 25, 2012, 9:59 AM Hello,Wanted to reboot my desktop, Dell 8400, as I continuously get a lost registry file message at start up. Angoos Sep 20, 2007 #5 AlbertLionheart TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,026 Before you do ANYTHING, back up your files. Dell's Ridiculous Policies Customer Couch Why Do Customers Hate Dell? Ccmsetup Is Exiting With Return Code 7 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
If the drive interface allows the computer to recognize the drive and partitions,-- remove the drive from the computer-- using an interface adapter to USB or drive dock, connect to another Me>Uhh... Dell thinks that anything is a software issue, until the computer just won't boot at all. Check This Out It runs Windows 7 Pro More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware
If so, download Seagate SeaTools and burn the ISO (.iso) to a blank CD and run a HDD test. It was an option when entering boot menu right at startup. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - return code 7 by don yoder / December 3, 2009 11:22 PM PST In reply to: Error: Return code 7 hard drive failure New 8 core Gigabyte GA-970A- DS3P Full ATX Motherboard;AMD FX 8120 3.1Ghz; Corsair Vengeance 16GB Memory; Kingston 240GB SSD; WD 320GB SATA; Geforce GT610 1GB Vid card; Windows 7 Professional 64
possible battery problem because this unit is always a half hour behind time. If you get in to bios, look to see if the hard drive is seen. That's going to be an automatic replacement. Please try again now or at a later time.
New 8 core Gigabyte GA-970A- DS3P Full ATX Motherboard;AMD FX 8120 3.1Ghz; Corsair Vengeance 16GB Memory; Kingston 240GB SSD; WD 320GB SATA; Geforce GT610 1GB Vid card; Windows 7 Professional 64 If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). It's the only way you will get your hard drive replaced in a reasonable amount of drive.