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My Dell will not start up. I get to the Dell screen and then get an message that says: Primary hard disk drive 0 not found. Do I need a new Hard drive?

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  • Eric Mitchell
    Eric Mitchell May 11, 2010

    Sounds like you need to check you cables inside the computer and check in the bois if it is being seen. First I would look in the bois, to get the press F2 at the begining of boot look around tell you and tell me what you see



  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    I am getting NTLDR is missing message on start up.

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Yes you need a new hard drive

Posted on Dec 09, 2008

  • PETER
    PETER Oct 29, 2013

    I HAVE REPLACED WITH NEW WORKING HDD BUT STILL NOT DETECTING AMONG DRIVES, WHAT MORE OPTIONS DO YOU THINK MIGHT BE OBSTRUCTING ITS DISPLAY?

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