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Code error 0146 and 0148

Hi i have dell inspiron 6400 laptop i want to install new windows but it is written there no device is ready  to boot and after diagnosing it shows error code 0146(msg code-2000.0146) and 0148(msg code-2000-0148).what to do?thank you for attention

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Both of these are hard drive errors. Error 0146 is a failed hard drive or bad drive sector, and 0148 is that thew machine is no longer detecting the hard drive. Basically, your hard drive has failed and will need replaced. Replace the hard drive and you will be set. The best place I've found to buy hard drives is at pricewatch.com, they have the best prices on the market.

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