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I AM GETTING AN ERROR FOR MY HARD DRIVE,ERROR BIOHD-8.COMPUTER WON'T WORK.

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BIOHD-8 is an error code that refers to the hard disk SMART capability. So this is an indication that your hard drive might be failing or at least lost its' SMART capability. So you need to back up your data just in case. Enter your computer BIOS menu and check for HDD SMART capability and set it to Disabled. Restart your computer and try to go through the same things that made problems before. If your problems persist then you'll need to replace your hard drive.

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I have an error code of BIOHD-8, what does this mean and can it be fixed?


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If you believe that the hard drive is not faulty access the BIOS and look for the option HDD SMART Enable (or similar) and disable it.to enter the BIOS during the boot process you will see for a short amount of time to press a certain key to enter set up press and hold that key to enter set up(BIOS)

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* Step 1 - Download a biohd 2 error repair tool,install this error repair tool.
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1. Restart the computer.
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