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Dell dimension4550 when turn on all i get is a screen that says that there is no primary hard drive

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  • howhud2000 Dec 07, 2008

    does not show in bios and have tryed other HDD also

  • howhud2000 Dec 07, 2008

    yes I have checked all the above and suspected a issue with the MB. You guys have confirmed it. Thank you for your quick responses.

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Open your computer an reseat the Hard drive connecting cables on the Mother board.

then Check in BIOS if it shows the Hard drive there

Posted on Dec 07, 2008

  • Inderpal Singh
    Inderpal Singh Dec 07, 2008

    have u tried changing the HDD cable.
    have u tried changing the slots for connector.
    if u have already tried that it seems to be an issue with Motherboard slot.


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