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Then I tried booting it from the windows DVD only to be baffled by the same error. Reply With Quote 11-12-2009,03:19 AM #5 dad rules ok View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Nov 2009 Posts 2 have fixed it ERROR diagnostics. "error code 0142". Click here it's easy and free. http://strongboxlinux.com/error-code/error-0142-msg-2000-0142.php

thanx Reply With Quote 12-10-2011,05:03 AM #17 zakria View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome! I saw the software on WD's site, but if the laptop won't start windows I can't download it there. Or, if your proplem is not malware related, please ask for your thread in the Malware Removal forum to be closed so I can continue to help you in this forum. Burn it to a cd using a dedicated .iso burning utility (http://www.petri.co.il/how_to_write_iso_files_to_cd.htm), make sure the cd drive is at the top of the boot order in bios, then boot to the my response

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All rights reserved. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites sapna_chavda    Regular Member Topic Starter Honorary Members 98 posts ID: 6   Posted February 11, 2010 yardbird - no warranty Note: bios was showing my HD so maybe my problem is elsewhere. I have a Dell Inspiron E1505.

Unfortunately, a lot of the "technicians" on such support lines are working from scripts, and really have no great depth of knowledge. Diagnostics says my hard-drive has failed. 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 Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Repair Tip You can go to a flea market and get a hell of a machine from an independent contractor that works on them right on the spot if something were to go

Everything and all information was great. Dell Hard Drive Error Code 0142 Status 79 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. A totally failed drive (or one with inadequate or absent power supply etc) won't appear in the BIOS setup, which is one thing you should check/have checked with the original drive. http://www.pcguide.com/vb/showthread.php?69036-Dell-Error-Code-2000-0142 Had the same problem today and thanks to dad_rules, i got it fixed.

The time now is 11:31 PM. Hard Drive 0 Self Test Unsuccessful Status 7 SHESHETopic StarterBeginnerThanked: 1 Re: Hard disk problem « Reply #14 on: June 20, 2011, 02:32:21 PM » Quote from: Allan on June 20, 2011, 01:43:16 PMTo check the ram, download memtest Bear in mind, i didnt have to do it, but will post it here anyway. PRESTO THE STUPID DELL LAPTOP IS NOW BOOTING UP AND IS NOW HAVING ALL ITS DATA BACKED UP.

  1. It took about 2 hours but all is well now, good as new!
  2. 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.
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  4. It's now working fine, no problems.
  5. http://support.dell.com/support/topi...ED2&doclang=en This has worked out for myself and i do hope it works for you.
  6. It will involve you going into your computer's interior.
  7. Msg code: 2000-0142 Hard drive 1.
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Received the Blue Screen and after not being able to boot up in safe mode, or in safe mode with networking, or safe mode with command prompts. https://www.reddit.com/r/computertechs/comments/1q5tpp/i_ran_diagnostic_on_my_dell_pc_got_error_code/ Dell has gone to hell in a hand basket. Dell Diagnostics Error Code 0142 Status 79 So, I tried to reload Windows and that would not work. Dell Error Code 0142 Status Byte 79 However in view of this "since I don't know a ton about computers" i want to make sure you understand what is being stated.

Or, you can boot from the DVD and run it from there. http://strongboxlinux.com/error-code/error-0142-windows.php http://www.bioscentral.com/beepcodes/phoenixbeep.htm Logged Vllig losgelst von der Erde schwebt das Raumschiff vllig schwerelos. To learn all commands type the word help and press enter. But, if you like, we can try to get the computer booting up so that you can save any important data more easily.If you want to try this, and you have Error Code 0142 Status 49

This sounds much more like a poor or loose (either data or power) cable/connection to the HDD or even a faulty PSU. 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 Power on. get redirected here You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

Sign In Now Sign in to follow this Followers 1 Go To Topic Listing General Windows PC Help Recently Browsing 0 members No registered users viewing this page. Dell Error Code 0142 Fix If its under warranty. MemScope (Floppy and CD images.) Microsoft Memory Test (floppy or CD ISO image) Memtest86 If you have enough memory sticks, you can test them by removing one at a time and

How do we start it in safe mode..I am not tech savvy, but willing to give a try.

Thank you Reply With Quote 02-04-2012,10:45 PM #18 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 it worked for me cheers Reply With Quote 04-16-2012,04:21 PM #23 f1rebolt View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Apr 2012 Posts 2 Thanks Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Error Code 2000-0142 Status 7 Use chkdsk/r to repair the drive.

Status 79."I'm just curious.Thank you! I have also found another command that could be tried if the above fails. Also, if it is the RAM why do I get the error message Error: 0142. http://strongboxlinux.com/error-code/error-0142-fix.php Join Date Apr 2011 Posts 1 Having problems repairing...

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It may take some arguing, but insist on it. I am going to have to call these morons again tomorrow and tell them that the hard drive is going out again. I'll contact dell and see what they can do. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

You won't be able to vote or comment. 123I ran diagnostic on my Dell PC, got error code: 2000-0142. What could be causing that to happen? She doesn't think she has a disc for it. I have purchased a dozen or so Dell laptops over the past year or two.

Reply With Quote 03-20-2012,02:48 PM #19 linda8055 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles New Member - Welcome! If the option does relate to SATA drives it is probably to do with AHCI versus native SATA and swapping these on a drive that already contains a running operating system Thank you all for your replies, and a happy new year. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]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