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Dell Inspiron 1525, wouldn't recognize the hard drive. Put in a new hard drive, worked fine for a month - now same problem.

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I had a DELL dimension, and it was shipped with a dell utilities CD. One of those utilities can perform diagnostics on all the hardware.

Usually you configure the BIOS to boot from CD-drive. You insrert the Dignotics Cd and it will perform them. You can use it to check wether you drive has problems.

It happens sometimes that forcing the computer to shut down while it is doing some thing will corrupt important files, among them the Master Boot Record (MBR). A master boot record can be repaired but you must first

Try to find out if your drive is recognized by another computer.

Hope it helps.

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