Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer? If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity dsquery command line assistance 2 99 2016-08-15 El Capitan: danger of a I reran the diagnostics for the hard drive and this time the Read Test failed at MSG Block 1, then 2, then 3, etc. Reply With Quote 08-09-2010,01:38 PM #2 mjc View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Supreme Exalted Grand Master GeekModerator Join Date Nov 2000 Location The Mountain State Posts http://apksoftware.com/need-help/need-help-with-counter-strike.html
Here are some details of my P.C DELL Dimension 8250 P4 3.06GHZ Purchased in 12/02 (5 years old) Windows Home XP SP1 80 Gig hard drive 512 RDRAM memory Thanks for I then proceeded to run spyware programs etc... Reply With Quote 08-11-2010,06:29 PM #12 jlreich View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Grand Master Grinch Join Date Jan 2004 Location Here Posts 10,907 Originally Posted by do you have any external device connected?
Run it and it will prompt you to insert a blank floppy. I can think of problems that would be helped by one or the other but not both. The message you will see on a Dell Latitude if this happens to you is: No bootable devices found. Dell 2400 wont boot get f1 and f2 & num lock light solved Blocked From Using Hiren'S Boot CD By Strike F1 Error solved American Megatrends (Press F1 to enter Setup)
They said they would send a tech guy to my house to replace it if I go that route, so I'll get the data off onto this computer before they touch Reply With Quote 08-10-2010,09:42 PM #8 mjc View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Supreme Exalted Grand Master GeekModerator Join Date Nov 2000 Location The Mountain State Posts i have opened my computer before and cleaned it a few times but that's all i did. GET STARTED LVL 7 Overall: Level 7 Operating Systems 4 Message Expert Comment by:mcsa_2003 ID: 167719612006-05-26 remove CD rome cable and connect your HD without CD and try it if
You are looking for IDE cables No two moments are alike and a person who thinks that any two moments are alike has never lived. Logged patio ModeratorSage Maud' DibThanked: 1595 Experience: Beginner OS: Windows 7 Re: Getting "Strike f1 to retry boot" "Error Code 0141 - No Drive Detected" « Reply #7 on: May 29, If not, on another PC, go here and download the floppy version of the diagnostic utilites: http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/devices.aspx?c=us&cs=RC962167&l=en&s=slg&SystemID=INS_PNT_P4_1150&os=WW1&osl=EN# When the page loads click diagnostic utilities. If no luck there then we pretty much have arrived at the fact that the drive has failed and you need to start trying to recover your important data.
Do you think I should let them try and trouble shoot over the phone before taking the slave drive route? is there another way to try to boot the cd? @jlreich when u say 8 years is a long time, are you referring to just the hard drive or the computer Actually unless someone hooked it up wrong it usually means the same thing on even a new drive. It restarted the first time, but by the time I got back to the computer it was on the "Strike f1 to retry boot" screen.I've tried turning on CAPS LOCK, NUM
Back to top #12 mickey7 mickey7 Silver Member Authentic Member 254 posts Posted 19 October 2004 - 11:30 AM Also any suggestions on a decent drive that is not too costly. Check This Out Previous Fan Failure Strike the f1 key to continue, F2 to run setup utility The entire screen is blank, with this text only. (followed by 2 beeps) Normally I just strike The Manuf. If the BIOS contains such a utility, you can use it to prompt the BIOS to detect the new hard disk.Searches related to CMOS Setup Utility TutorialCMOS Setup Utility DownloadCMOS Setup
Hitting f1 does absolutely nothing and f2 brings me to the bios where it looks as if nothing is identified. if a virus duplicated the mbr somewhere else, then everytime the system boots it load the virus try hooking it to another computer as a slave, boot into safe mode, &run Articles Blogs Advanced Search Forum PC Hardware Troubleshooting and Assistance Core Hardware No boot device available. Source I have the entire computer backed up on a Western Digital External Drive, but I would like to get the last week of stuff off there as well, but I have
Before you remove it unplug the system from the wall so it has no power, remove the battery, push the power button a couple times to drain any stored power from On reset of system what happens, that wonderful black screen and F1....... they seem to be connected to the motherboard by a white connector w/ several holes.
They said it would cover everything - parts, installation and tech support. If the drive is also 8 years old count your lucky starts if it comes back up. I recommend to carefully look at the summary displayed after the pc use the scan disk utility and see if there are any BAD SECTORS found on the hard drive. Bookmark the permalink. 8 thoughts on “SOLUTION: "No bootable devices found" on Dell Laptops - SSD not detected” AthensPC on October 25, 2016 at 3:15 pm said: Hello TripleS Computers, It's
Go to Solution 8 3 3 +10 13 Participants bbrohan(8 comments) Nick Denny(3 comments) LVL 13 Operating Systems1 mcsa_2003(3 comments) LVL 7 Operating Systems4 applesmash(2 comments) LVL 1 Operating Systems1 nobus But if they give me a free pick, I'll run some options by you before choosing. Heschel Reply With Quote 08-17-2010,01:03 AM #20 jlreich View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Grand Master Grinch Join Date Jan 2004 Location Here Posts 10,907 Originally Posted http://apksoftware.com/need-help/need-help-asap-web-add-ons.html Have replaced lots of Dell MBs because the HDD controller on board failed. 0 Message Author Comment by:bbrohan ID: 167828792006-05-29 Put the old HDD back in to Laptop yesterday and,
And then only the circuit that needed to be running at that moment. (I might add that one the one I was working on, there were signs of casing damage indicating Most likley it is a bad mobo. Since it is amber (bad) and not green (good) it seems indicates that it was not able to find a bootable medium.