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HP Pavilion Dv5-1008TU Hard Disk / Hard Drive not detected.

As i have tried reseating the hard drive, doing various tests (including the hard drive test, which only manages to come up with "Hard Drive Not Exist"), resetting the BIOS and system recovery none of these seem to work.

Any Help would be appreciated!

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The hard drive test could not detect the hard drive, indicates a faulty drive.
Also if the drive does not spin up or is making clicking sounds then the it is definitely faulty.
You need to buy a new drive.

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