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I have intel DG31PR mother board and samsung SATA HDD and i installed windowsXP. Actually it was working fine for the last two months. But now the BIOS does not detect the HDD.

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If the HDD isn't detected, this means either the HDD has failed or the disk controller has failed.
\015\012Most likely the HDD has failed, remove the drive and test it in another computer as a slave drive, if the other computer can see the drive and the files then the drive is OK and the fault is the motherboard/controller.
\015\012Alternately you can also test the HDD with a USB hard drive adapter and connect it to a working computer's USB port, if the computer sees it as an external drive and the files then the HDD is OK.
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