Hi k.avinash, The error code 2000-0142 indicates that the hard drive has...system service tag or express service code. In case your system warranty has...system service tag or express service code through a private chat, so that...
...emmanuel.rajkumar, The error code 2000-0142 indicates that the hard drive has...system service tag or express service code. In case your system warranty has...system service tag or express service code through a private chat, so that...
Western Digital is the sole manufacturer still making EIDE drives. That said, be sure if you install a drive over 120G, that you partition it such that Windows resides BELOW the 120G barrier -- if it crosses that, you will one day turn the system on to a disc read error and lose the contents of the
It's an Inspiron 6000. If it just needs a hard drive and RAM, it may be worth those -- if the problem with the memory is the system board, it's not worth that repair. This system is too slow to run windows 8.
thanks guys for the very detailed info!!. I think i am going to buy a new laptop but i want to buy it in the US when i am there in a few months. I really just need something to hold me over and even $100 is cheaper than buying a laptop or desktop where i live
thanks for your help
I have the same error code, my computer is an Inspiron N4050, I tried to access windows to...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXcsuDdv1Pk Error code 2000-0142 Validation 16698 Msg: Hard Drive 0 - S/N WD-WXA1A31S6882...
I didnt think I would replace the hard drive but if I wanted to a) do you think its worth it on this old laptop and b) what hard drive would I be looking for that would be compatible? thanks
I am not sure where it says model number on the bottom it says all kinds of stuff in what looks like some asian language and then it says PP20L...is there somewhere else I should be looking for a model # there are so so many product keys etc...on the bottom of the laptop
i am having the same issue...I have an Inspiron laptop that has just turned 6 years old this month. Is it worth replacing the hard drive? It has already been thru so much. When i first bought it, it crashed and i had to reformat it.
Hi Hng007, Welcome to the Community. Yes error code 2000-0142 means a hard drive failure hence they had the hard drive replaced. Error Code 4C00-0522 means a motherboard failure, contact Dell Technical support in your region for a replacement. Thank you Royan
...windows xp loading screen and ran a diagnostics test. It started beeping and came up with : error code 0142 msg: error code 2000-0142 msg: unit0: Drive Self Test Failed. Status byte=70 then its beeped more intensly and asked...6/12/2008 | (Forums)
First thing you need to do is replace the hard drive and get your operating system and applications installed. After you have the computer operational you can plug the old drive into an external USB interfaced hard drive shell to attempt recovery of your data.
Hello Malabika, The error code 2000-0142 means the hard drive self-test failed and the hard drive needs to be replaced. Does the computer have an active warranty...
Hi Sheetal, Welcome to the Community. Error code 2000-0142 indicates hard drive issue. I would suggest you hard drive replacement. If the system is under warranty, send me the service...
... When I ran a system diagnostic, the HD came up with "Dell Error Code 2000-0142" and "Status 79". One thing I noticed is that one of my programs...OK to close the application." problem or the stats 79, error cod 2000-0142?5/20/2012 | (Forums)
I have also same problem.At first Windows ask me to start the back up process.Then i run the PSA- Diagnostics .It smartly give me this error code 2000-0142 ! What the hell i already changed my hard drive two times. What is actually happening with this nonsense dell N4030 ?