How do i fix my hp decktop hard drive please let me know ok i need help .
When you get an error message relating to hard drive then the fault could be a configuration or a faulty hard drive.
1st go to the BIOS configuration and check the BIOS setting for the hard drive - Does the BIOS detect the hard drive?
This problem could be a problem with the data connections to the hard drive.
If the hard drive is not detected, turn off the computer and open the case and remove the data cable from the hard drive and re-insert the cable back into the hard drive, also on the other end of this cable, remove the data cable from the motherboard connector and re-insert the cable. Then reboot the computer.
If the hard disk does not spin up and the computer does not detect the hard drive, then the hard disk is probably faulty.
To get the computer operating again, the hard disk needs to be replaced and Windows installed on the new hard disk plus the HP desktop's device drivers and your programs.
Please let me know if this solves your problem and if you need further assistance.
Oct 30, 2010 |