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Dell Inspiron 1420 freeze at starting

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I bought a Dell-Inspiron Laptop with Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T5550-Midnight Blue-I1420-103B SKU: 8760977 on 4/26/08 and I when i turn on the computer it starts to work and then stop i can't not open my session the F12 repport said error code 0142 unit 1drive set test failed status by 70
msg error code 2000 0146 msg unit 1 dst log contains previous error, error code 0F00: 137b msg DVDRW_ 4 drive media is missing or blank error code 0F00-065D disk-0 the self test failed the read portion of the test
and the F12 didn´t finish.

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  • lmanners580 Dec 31, 2008

    Dell is making me take the laptop back to Best Buy for the Geek squad to fix. Good luck on that one.

    This is a Dell Inspiron 1526, same symptoms same error msg. Tried to reformat the hard drive, no go, it is in immediate state of failure.

    Has anyone else had this problem of Dell not helping because it is a Best Buy purchase ?

  • klbgrass Mar 06, 2009

    Dageezer is mistaken...your hard drive is not neccesarily dead. I have had to run a full system test (a long session, about 6-7 hours) several times in the past few months. It's always fine after that. Just learned of a shortcut fix for this error. 1) Press F8 key as soon as computer begins startup; 2) In Windows "Advanced Options" menu, choose "Last Known Configuration"; 3) Press "Enter". This should work for you. Basically, VISTA sucks.

  • susan patterson Nov 05, 2012

    yes same ******* problem dell sucks brian said it!lost all my ****! bastards!!!

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This is an easy one.

You hard drive has DIED.

Call or chat with Dell tech support and get a replacement drive

http://support.dell.com/support/topics/global.aspx/support/chat/hardware_chat?c=us&l=en&s=gen

Since the system is less that a year old, you can request a replacement drive witht eh factory image on it too.

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