The following morning the system worked fine. I left it on all day so i don;t think the cables are to blame nor the hard drive, could it be the battery? BIOS Setup Fixes Correcting bad BIOS settings can get the error message to stop tripping as well as fix errors that can both trip the message and prevent Windows from loading. Michael Report cameron- Sep 2, 2009 01:15AM Michael, I have a dell dimension 4600 that is slowly coming back to life after blue screen of death. check my blog
When I press f2 and go to drive config., it tells me both SATA drives are "unknown device" and the primary master drive is a hard drive. Floppy Drive, 212, 2.0 DIGITAL VIDEO DISK DRIVE..., DVD+RW..., 4.7, TEAC..., 8X, DVD+R Dimm, 256, 333M, 32X64, 8K, 184 Processor, 80532, 2.66GHz, 512 533, SOCKET Thanks for any help you can I did a full recovery and for some stupid reason I cant get the drivers to install. Delll Dimension 2400 BIOS Version A05 HARD DRIVE..., 40GB, I, 7.2K, 80G/P, SEAGATE-ALPINE... http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19451080
The BIOS errors can be addressed by entering the computer's BIOS setup and adjusting the boot device priority. The Device Manager doesn't show that there's is a problem - I ran Dell Diagnosied Test, it return everything passed test. I have no idea what's going on..I have a feeling if I try one more time..I might not be able to turn back on my pc:S HELP! http://wdc.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/wdc.cfg/php/enduser/std_alp.php?p_cv=1.123%3B2.u0&p_pv=&p_prods=0&p_cats=123&p_hidden_prods=&prod_lvl1=0&cat_lvl1=123&p_search_text=jumper+settings&p_new_search=1&p_search_type=answers.search_fnl Best Wishes on resolving this.
Ensure that the diskette/CD-drive subsystem is properly installed. I wd love to save that $ if you could help. Black Screen with White lettering saying: 1) Secondary Drive 0 Not Found 2) Strike the F1 Key to continue or 3) Strke the F2 Key to Run the Setup Utility I Primary Drive 0 Not Found Dell Dimension 2400 You can change this preference below. Κλείσιμο Ναι, θέλω να τη κρατήσω Αναίρεση Κλείσιμο Αυτό το βίντεο δεν είναι διαθέσιμο. Ουρά παρακολούθησηςΟυράΟυρά παρακολούθησηςΟυρά Κατάργηση όλωνΑποσύνδεση Φόρτωση... Ουρά παρακολούθησης Ουρά __count__/__total__ Hard
What you'll find in there are several cables and a lot of open space. You'd need to open 'Drive Configuration' and let us know what that page shows. Report luko- Apr 2, 2009 06:36AM how do I do that? http://smallbusiness.chron.com/computer-cant-hard-drive-but-says-press-f1-continue-70161.html All Rights Reserved. | About iYogi | Contact Us | Terms | Privacy | iYogi Blog
greatestunknown 1.291.506 προβολές 8:36 DIY Hard Drive Repair - Seagate Platter Swap - Data Recovery Video Project 3 - Διάρκεια: 52:27. Computer Can't Detect Hard Drive I've checked the cables to see if they were loose but still no luck. thanks tons. the IDE controllers are all the same, no matter what chipset.) Try and get a new IDE cable.
When it finally did, it had this error. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/primary-drive-0-not-found-strike-the-f1-key-to-continue-97870/ When I go into the BIOS (which I know little to nothing about) there's no visible key to reset to defaults... Primary Drive 0 Not Found Dell Could someone please help me resolve the problem? Primary Drive 1 Not Found Report krystall21- May 7, 2010 03:57PM Thank you solved problem Report Laurie- May 8, 2010 02:40PM Wow--thanks a zillion.
Any SATA ports that do not have hard drives connected to them should appear below the Windows boot drive on the list. click site The BIOS handles the basic setup and boot process for your computer and prepares it to load the operating system. tiggere Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help 13 02-10-2011 05:45 AM HJT log+strange google search results Hello, Today my google search started to act up and only displays ad results. I think this is similar to some of the problems other people are having. Computer Can't Find External Hard Drive
If I press f1 key, everything works fine, but the process continues everytime I start up. Any help would be appreciated. I'm pretty good with computers, but I don't want to do it wrong, so if you could walk me through the steps pls.. news I have a dell inspiron 6000 with the same problem.
When I go to F2 nothing happens or F12 nothing hppens, same message w/no results. Primary Drive Not Found Press F1 To Continue The computer may still load into Windows correctly after you press the F1 key. if it don't tell me your hard drive configuration and I shall help you.
I would start checking the BIOS settings, then the cabling, and if all fails, replace hard drive. Here are some images of Serial ATA cables. Click to expand. The BIOS will not detect a hard disk if the data cable is damaged or the connection is I finally searched the internet, and everything mentioned there I had ALREADY TRIED to NO SUCCESS!!!! Drive 0 Not Found Serial Ata Sata-0 They say taht they believe the operating system has been corrupted.
IF it fails to enter BIOS remove power cable from hard drive and then try entering BIOS again, it should work. (off course before removing power from hard drive shut down Register now Not a member yet? I called Dell and they said I cd pay then $200 for them to see about it. More about the author In that section make sure you disable DISKETTE INTERFACE.
thanks, cindy 15 1/13/2010 (8:03 pm) by awesomeo awesomeo (2229 Posts) CinLod, does the machine have two hard drives? Report markishere2000- Jun 15, 2010 08:39AM can anybody help I am having the same problem but there is no ps2 conections on the back only usb but the usb dont kick Your instructions are one quick fix! I am sure it will work this time without any glitch.
If you touch the side of the drive you should feel a slight vibration. Helpful +9 Report bearguy2u Jan 20, 2009 03:36PM I have 2 errors Disk 0 and Disk 1 seek failure. The motherboard and hard drive may have a loose cable connection or the SATA cable and power cable may have worn out. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.
If your CMOS settings get corrupted, this message may appear. DVD/CD drives do fail...I've seen them go bad right out of the box, or in as little as 3 years, but I'd say the average lifetime is 7 years. 12-23-2011, Report David- Jan 8, 2009 03:51PM I have the same problem.