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Try moving the mouse & Keyboard around and that might solve the problem.The next thing I need to check is if plug and pray is enabled or disabled which may be gourmand Hard Drive Support 6 06-12-2011 03:06 AM Bandwidth Virus Hi, I recently received my Internet usage bill. Calendar-meetings generated from... 20v power on 19v laptop ASUS Laptop - Changed something in... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All Hmm.. http://realink.org/solved-xp/does-windows-xp-recognize-ntfs.html

Don't know what the deal is with that. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Any luck with this? Regards AD dell latitude c840 Jul 3, 2006 #1 fastco TS Booster Posts: 1,122 What operating system are you installing? After some research, it seems to me that this error is not fixable, and he must buy a new hard drive. I did type help to get a list of supported commands and CHKDSK without the "r" came up. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-xp-pro-does-not-recognize-new-data-drive-in-optiplex-gx520.1097852/

I don't want to play with mine.Dell has a 32 bit diagnostics,that you should be able to run from your resource cd or download from the site. so any expert opinions or methods on fixing this would be a blessing. At the Welcome to Setup screen, press ENTER to start Windows XP Setup. 4. I did this in the same order as I would if booting into the safe mode.

Jul 3, 2006 #15 fryedman TS Rookie Topic Starter got it working, looking for drivers Gday mate, Well you were right, it was the disk, My buddy had a dell winXP Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem? Does anyone have any suggestions? but it actually gave me that message as compared to the other that does nothing its just a blinking bar and thats as far as it goes.

I see I cannot just create oneSibu : yes create a new folder with a new nameCustomer: I think I am good now. This is not as simple as I thought it would be.Sibu : no problemSibu : if the recovery methods are not working then you can go for XP installation from XP I looked into it a little and I don't know if it's any help but my physical cd/dvd drive is connected to the motherboard by a IDE cable (flat wide cable). Then reboot so the driver and configuration get rebuilt.You might also just run the Detect New Hardware Wizard in the Control Panel. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Also Try,...

It really became glaring when I had to set up Dell Desktop computers to send back to a leasing company. How can I correct this problem? At one point, I remember the average cost was around $3000; but I have never once used this type of service.-- Else, replace the drive, and discard it only after drilling with out saving any memory I previously had?

No bootable devices, strike F1 to retry boot, F2 for utility set up, F5 to run onboard diagnostic. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-23275-my-dell-computer-does-not-load-windows-xp So far, I have not had any problems booting up the laptop. You should back up all important information before you perform a clean installation of Windows XP. I work on these things all day.

Does anyone know how I can by pass this? this page P.s Everytime It restarts the cd rom drive goes on, if that counts to anything. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. When in fact in may not always be the case.

oh and my computer is a dell dimension 1100 series... I just purchased a windows xp disc and tried to boot from that with no luck. Why is my D: drive on my dell optiplex gx520 not showing up? get redirected here This is what I do to diagnose a hard drive.

Will I be able to start normally when the set up is finished? U helped me Leave a comment Helpful +2 Report Anonynous 3Posts Thursday March 12, 2009Registration date March 13, 2009 Last seen Mar 13, 2009 at 05:05 PM ok. how can i do this without affecting any of my data Kindly help me with this.

Backup your data anyway.

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Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 01-19-2012, 05:01 PM #2 Tyree Emeritus Join Date: May 2009 Location: Illinois Posts: 51,675 OS: XP Pro-7 Is the D: drive PLEASE HELP! Any help would be appreciated. useful reference i plug them into any and all of the 6 usb ports and they are detected as new hardware but without automatically knowing they're kbds or mice, i can't click 'install'

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