Question about Lenovo 3000 C100 Notebook
Hard Drive on laptop seems to be dead, so I'm trying to use a bootable CD to pull files from the disk (if it is not truly dead), before replacing the disk. I have a bootable CD (boots fine on a Dell ), but the Lenovo will not boot using that CD. I have changed the boot sequence to go to the CD first. I hear the CD spin, but the sequence then flips to the HDD which then fails. The Bios / Sys Informatio shows that the CD Drive is Disabled. Is this the reason for it not booting?
Hello brush71, it most likely is.
I suggest going to BIOS and trying to enable the cd drive.
If not possible, perhaps there is a hardware failure.
As you've described a problem with the Hard-Drive as well, I would suggest, if warranty is still applicable, to turn to your nearest Lenovo lab and have the computer fixed.
Posted on Oct 29, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 13, 2017 | Computers & Internet
Jan 10, 2017 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
Jul 13, 2014 | Computers & Internet
Mar 21, 2014 | Computers & Internet
Apr 03, 2013 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
Jul 31, 2011 | HP Media Center m1080n (PC099A#ABA) PC...
Dec 09, 2009 | Symbol MC9000-G Portable Terminal
Jul 07, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite P105-S6104 Notebook
Nov 10, 2009 | Lenovo 3000 C100 Notebook
Apr 24, 2009 | Lenovo 3000 C100 Notebook
229 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: