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Analysis with DeepSpar indicated logical problem, but heads and platter OK. all you have to do is remove the hard drive from the boot options. Chris Regards,Christokeepmypcup.com Back to top #9 mstap42 mstap42 Topic Starter Members 65 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:19 AM Posted 27 March 2013 - 07:00 PM Hi Chris, sorry for delayed but it *is* an issue, for some reason. http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-boot/cannot-boot-from-any-device-error.html

http://www.easeus.com/file-repair-servi ... Some times bios takes forever to detect the hdd(usully faulty). Back to top #7 mstap42 mstap42 Topic Starter Members 65 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:19 AM Posted 24 March 2013 - 05:48 PM Hi folks, The HDD in my Please also try to boot from CDROM f.ex. click resources

Cannot Boot From Any Device Lenovo T410

So I'm here to ask: what is the BIOS doing with the hard disk and why doesn't it allow to boot from any device? Any other way I can try to read the disk? ATAPI CD0: Model HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA-4083N-M ->No valid operating system 3: ATA HDD0: -> Device not found 4: PCI LAN: Model MBA v.8.3.9 Slot 0200 ->->No valid operating system 5: USB

Symptoms - HDD spins up. then see if the machine boots.Tell us more details of where you stand with respect to access to other working machines, software tools, floppy and/or flash drives, etc., and someone here Top Profile Reply with quote RealBlackStuff Post subject: Re: Cannot boot from any device...PostPosted: Mon Nov 09, 2009 9:04 pm Offline RBS15000 Joined: Mon Sep 18, 2006 5:17 am I tested every BIOS startup device boot order available, including deselecting the HDD.

I tested the HDD in both drive bays. Cannot Boot From Any Device Lenovo T60 BTW... I tried a couple of other methods to see the hard drive: From the bios, I can test the hard drive and find no errors. If you've found this forum useful, please consider donating a dollar or two It is currently Sun Nov 06, 2016 5:19 am Unanswered topics | Active topics Board index » Classic

Knoppix CD (free download) or Windows XP. --------------------------------My home-forum: http://www.thinkpad-forum.deWiki: Deutsches ThinkPad-Wiki English ThinkWikiMy ThinkPad-CollectionCoffee must be like women's eyes: deep black & shiny. BIOS correctly sees HDD. Does anyone have the same laptop and give me the exact boot order. IME...a system that won't boot with...buts boots minus a drive...indicates that Windows doesn't even pick up the hardware and cannot complete the boot process/hardware detection.

Cannot Boot From Any Device Lenovo T60

Also, I installed good and bad, one in each bay. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/489207/cannot-boot-to-any-device-unless-hdd-is-removed/ We will do our best to solve your problem. Cannot Boot From Any Device Lenovo T410 Does The Amazing Lightspeed Horse work, RAW? My Computer Cannot Boot From Any Device Until yesterday, when it stopped booting to any device (except when the HDD is removed).

If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-boot/cannot-boot-from-any-device-lenovo.html Upon hitting "apply," the computer rebooted and that was when I got the "Cannot boot from any device" error. If it is spinning, then proceed with the next steps below:(a) is easy; (b) may be more difficult or impossible, depending on the level of the "damage" at hand.For (a), there ThinkPad W-510 i7-820QM(1.73-3.06GHz) Quad Core... Laptop Cannot Boot From Any Device

Using the site is easy and fun. Do you have any other suggestions? Is the English word "ikebana" a suitable translation for "華道"? http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-boot/cannot-boot-from-any-device-t400.html Usually, after that happens (yes, it isn't uncommon), I power off, then back on, and I can boot back into Windows after a prompt offering to start normally.

Remove the HDD, and I can boot to external device or to a known good HDD. And there it sits until I hit the power switch. ATA HDD1 -> Device not found.the list goes on...So I'm assuming that my DVD ROM or HD has not been detected?


Please don't worry. yes... For (b) above, the problem may be as simple as reconstructing the Master Boot Record (MBR) of the hard drive. If you've found this forum useful, please consider donating a dollar or two It is currently Sun Nov 06, 2016 5:19 am Unanswered topics | Active topics Board index » Classic

The 10'000 year skyscraper Borders table Latex Is it possible to bleed brakes without using floor jack? Then install an OS.If you use a Windows or Linux CD, it will offer you to do that for you. _________________Lovely day for a Guinness! (The Real Black Stuff)Check out The Here is what it is saying: Current boot order and device status 1: USB FDD: -> Device not found 2. his comment is here ATAPI CD0: DVD RW...... -> No valid OS2.

share|improve this answer answered Mar 4 '14 at 16:09 Gaetano 11 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote There might be 2 factors here : BIOS Boot order looks for I know better than to wait that long. Cheers! I also tried to run HDD diagnostic program..My main HDD seems to run the diagnostic but no result after an hour (still 0%) and my Ultrabay HDD is not found!Help would

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I tested the HDD in a second machine, recently serviced/tested by Dell on-site. After testing with just the bad HDD, I removed it and put in a known good HDD (boots from either bay). more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed ThinkPads have to be like men's feet: deep black & matte! 0 Kudos Reply All Forum Topics Previous Topic Next Topic Forum Home Introduction Community Spotlight Welcome & FAQs Special Events

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