I too have experienced similar problem where for no reason our Dell Vostro 1510 laptop just stopped working without warning, no noises, no bumps, no spikes and no other significant identifiable Windows 7: Dell Inspiron 1545 - Won't boot. 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 Not looking forward to replacing the drive as its is buried under the keyboard and DVD drive, both of which need removing to get at it. http://speciii.com/error-code/windows-code-error-1.html
Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 25 of 44 Thread: Dell Error Code 2000-0142 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this That's not to say they're all like that; I've had the good fortune to work with some people who'll think outside the box and really work a problem. Once I had entered the Admin password, I got a command prompt and after a bit of searching around I discovered that most of my hard drive seemed to be intact. I actually think Dell have improved their act out of all recognition and my most regular fault with them is that if you order a machine on line you don't have
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It will help. Hope you get it sorted and your data has been backed up. Source(s): error code 2000 0142 dell: https://tr.im/zCqI1 ? · 1 year ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse This is a Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0146 WD and Toshiba both do make 2.5" drives - but so too do Seagate and Samsung.
If not you'll need to get one yourself. Error Code 2000-0142 Status 7 HDD apparent in Bios and under Avast BART (can read write). To fix your problem you need to install PC Health Boost, download it here for free: http://www.healthboostpc.com It's very light and it's the only antivirus/cleaner with a 99.99% detection rate; it's Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Add your answer Help with error code 2000-0142 Dell?
Does any one have any suggestions as to what I can do on my own to figure out the real problem before taking it to a professional or buying a new Dell Validation Code Will reinstalling windows 7 wipe my hard drive? Don't see your submission under new? If you still have problems, start over and type the following pressing Enter/Return after each line...
So I ran a BIOS diagnostic and got the following error: Msg: Error Code 2000-0142 Msg: Unit 1: Drive Self Test Failed Status Byte=77 I called Dell and they basically confirmed great post to read Out of the blue I got a couple of popup windows complaining about some dll not being able to load, and then the windows blue screen of death. Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Repair Tip BS. "unmountable boot volume.." then BS goes way quickly and computer does re-start. 2nd. Error Code 2000-0142 Validation Thanks!
Don't make a mistake and get a Dell Dude. this contact form I didn't know I was under any obligation to post the exact syntax and command the user was to use. If you get the same error code then the HDD needs to be replaced. If that fails, try to start in SAFE* mode and click Start (then Run in XP) and type (in the search bar in Vista/Win 7) sfc /scannow (note the space between Dell Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0151
Hopefully I have just saved some of you some real headaches. The Blue Screen came up with : error code : 0142 message error code : 2000-0142 message : harddrive 1 - self test unsuccessful = status 79 Another diagnostic message UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME I've had my computer for 8 months, it's a dell inspiron 1545 running windows 7 home premium. have a peek here I have a Dell laptop (unfortunately) and I have received this error code.
You can try using "GetDataBack": Data Recovery - Data Recovery Software - RAID Recovery - NAS Data Recovery I have to say, backing up data depends on the severity of the Hard Drive Error Code 2000-0146 Am I right to assume this? The warranty expired 2 weeks ago and the replacement hard-drive expired last night!
After the command prompt - type in FIXBOOT According to the DELL website the error code 2000-0142 is a Drive Self Test failed error code. Reply With Quote 09-28-2011,05:21 AM #14 Roho View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Aug 2011 Posts 2 Currently, only WD & Toshiba offer Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Dell Validation Code For Bad Hard Drive Is there any way to boost the internal speakers of a laptop?
You can alternatively remove the 2.5" drive and use an appropriate USB converter cable (or enclosure) to access it from the Windows Lifeguard Diagnostic. Layer 2 Failover (Most of the time) cannot login I3 6100 Motherboard suggestions? » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times BSOD Help and Support Dell Inspiron 1545 won't boot at allHi, I've had this problem before and I don't remember how I fixed it...but I was in the middle of downloading Check This Out Does any one have any suggestions as to what I can do on my own to figure out the real problem before taking it to a professional or buying a new
Use a utility such as "testdisk", or boot up from a live ubuntu dvd to copy anything important off of it, or make a complete copy of that drive providing you permalinkembedsavegive gold[â€“]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)Thanks for the tip permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldaboutblogaboutsource codeadvertisejobshelpsite rulesFAQwikireddiquettetransparencycontact usapps & toolsReddit for iPhoneReddit for Androidmobile websitebuttons<3reddit goldredditgiftsUse of this site constitutes acceptance of our User I am going to have to call these morons again tomorrow and tell them that the hard drive is going out again. The BIOS is OS independent and so has nothing to do with WinXP versus Win7 having been installed per se other than Win7 is more likely to have native drivers for
I have also found another command that could be tried if the above fails. Reply With Quote 03-27-2009,12:43 AM #3 duskfall View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Mar 2009 Posts 2 Thank you for the info! LOHRMAN · 2 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Don't listen to these guys, they clearly have no clue If not, you can boot the computer and press F12 and do the Diagnostics.
PRESTO THE STUPID DELL LAPTOP IS NOW BOOTING UP AND IS NOW HAVING ALL ITS DATA BACKED UP. Not wanting to give up on my hard drive that easily, I googled to see what I could do. After a few days i checked bios and... I got it in May 2009. : ( permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[â€“]Scientologist2a 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 child)And we presume you did not get a 5 year warranty option permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[â€“]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2
Join Date May 2012 Posts 1 "invalid command or parameters" My stepson's Dell N5010 hard-drive went kaput in March. I didn't have the CD however so I booted it in safe mode and then ran CHKDSK C: /F/R at the command prompt took about an hour but it worked. permalinkembedsavegive gold[â€“]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(2 children)Thank you permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[â€“]therealw00zy 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 child)back your data up before you do another chkdsk /r I've seen it be the My suggestion is if you are contemplating purchasing a laptop DO NOT, I REPETE DO NOT get an over priced Dell.
permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[â€“]ORD_to_SFO[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)Thank you for this advice, I think this is the beat course of action permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[â€“]OmegaVesko 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 child)chkdsk, not checkdisk. http://support.dell.com/support/topi...ED2&doclang=en This has worked out for myself and i do hope it works for you. I selected repair I was then asked for the admin password -- typed it in. Error Code: 2000-0142?
Power on. She bought another laptop, but would like to fix this one of possible too. Laucnh windows 7. It took about 2 hours but all is well now, good as new!