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Have a Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop and every now and then it is shut down for no reason with this message on the screen: internal hard disk drive not found To resolve this issue, try to reseat the drive. No bootable devices--strike F1 to retry boot, F2 for setup utility Press F5 to run onboard diagnostics.

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