Having problems with your Dell Inspiron B120 Notebook ?

Can't start windows: Hard Drive - No drive detected

\015 My 1 year old Dell Vostro has been working basically fine until this evening when I turned it on and was unable to get into windows.\015\012\015\012Now when I start it, it makes a beeping noise, which I hadn't heard before and I see the following on the screen:\015\012\015\012Vostro 1310\015\012BIOS Version A06\015\012Press [F2] for SETUP, Press [F12] for boot device selection menu\015\012\015\012I've tried leaving it alone for a while to no avail.\015\012I tried F12 and then selected option 4 ( Diagnostics ), I got\015\012Error Code 0141\015\012Msg: Error Code 2000-0141\015\012Msg: Hard Drive - No drive detected\015\012\015\012I can't think what I did to cause the problem...\015

Answers :

The laptop cannot see/detect the hard drive. This means the hard drive is faulty or it needs reaeating.
\015\012Remove the hard drive and inserting again, then reboot the laptop, if it still cannot detect the hard drive then it is faulty.
\015\012You need to purchase a new one and install Windows on the new hard drive.
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