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Toshiba hard drive frozen
\015 Hard drive "frozen" at bios.. I bought this brand new. Will try toshiba for answers unless you can tell me otherwise.\015
I believe your laptop may be known for this issue. I would call Toshiba support @ 1-800-457-7777 they may fix it for you for free
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Hdd password frozen on laptop These both worked. Thanks much to Eddie333 and howarthjd2. What I ended up doing was this: Note- I was not replacing the HDD, merely trying to reinstall WindowsXP, which could not find the drive. 1.) Installed test HDD- noted that it still said pass frozen. 2.) removed test HDD, went back into BIOS, restore defaults. Shutdown 3.) Installed test HDD, went into BIOS, set a password. Went back in to reset password, but before finishing, removed test HDD, and insert
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Toshiba hard drive frozen
I believe your laptop may be known for this issue. I would call Toshiba support @ 1-800-457-7777 they may fix it for you for free ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook
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Had the same problem turned out to be the DVD drive. Apparently it won't boot if the DVD drive is not recorgnized. ... Toshiba Satellite L25-S119 Notebook
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Although other possibilities can be at fault, if it does so little after power on, the CPU itself may have failed.\015\012The very first actions a PC does when turned on is to read the information stored in the CMOS to determine what hardware is on b ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook
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It must be removed with a hardware device I have. Or youy can put a new hard drive in the unit.\[email protected] ... PC Laptops
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In my 15 year career in electronics, among other companies, I have most notably worked for United Technologies as Test Engineering Technician and as an Electronic Failure Analysis Technician for Jabil (Circuit.) I am unemployed due to US electronics ... Toshiba Satellite 5205-S503 Notebook
Cant do anything, I turn it on, get windows screen, next says windows restarting
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U have sata hard drive u most use floppy or this link to install it correctlyor download and write to ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook
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Here is the Toshiba official line on that error.\015\012If you've already run through their fixes, you could try using the Ultimate Boot CD to test the hard drive, or run Chkdsk c: /r from the recovery console to attempt to recover any bad sect ... Toshiba Satellite M30X Notebook
Removing the hdd in my toshiba 1135-s125
OK, This is a big undertaking if you are completely new.1st, if you can get a static guard wrist band - great!2nd You will be dealing with plenty of screws so keep trackIn Toshiba notebooks most screws are marked. Here a ... Toshiba Satellite 1135-S125 Notebook
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Is you new hard drive lager than you old on and was the disk drive a factory replacement cause with those disks if you even change just that they will not work ... Toshiba Satellite A45-S250 Notebook
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It sounds like when you slammed on the hard drive you cause the mechanical arm inside the drive to malfunction. you will need to replace the hard drive and then reload winbdows and the drivers for your laptop ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook
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I download this from the Toshiba support site:\015\012While running a full system recovery from the Recovery Media, the installation may fail -- and display one of the error messages listed below. Possible causes of these error conditions are l ... Toshiba Satellite L300D-ST3501 Notebook
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When dealing with this error (10-FC06-000D) message in Toshiba unit is very comment in the L300 series, I don’t know if Toshiba is using cheaper hard drives or what but I see a lot of them with the same problem. If you have a Toshiba unit ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook
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Hi Steven, in my experience as a tech support agent, it seems that you're having an issue with your hard drive, sometimes it might also be an overheating issue, to be clear on that, please be sure to check the temperature of the computer when it shut ... Toshiba Satellite 1805-S274 Notebook
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I'm afraid you have a hard disk problem, it has probably failed.If you have entered your BIOS and the hard disk has been set to auto (detect) and when you boot up and you press F1 to continue and get a message "Operating System not found" then ... PC Laptops
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Hi Marshall, and welcome to FixYa,\015\012\015\012Have you tried everything?\015\012\015\012Perform the steps given below to increase your system performance. \015\012 \015\0 ... Toshiba Satellite M45-S2652 Notebook
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The Toshiba cannot find a boot disk, this problem could be caused by the BIOS could not detect the hard drive because has lost the configuration or the hard drive is faulty or the disk controller is faulty.\015\012Check the BIOS configuration t ... Toshiba PC Laptops
I have a Toshiba Satellite A45 and I'm trying to reboot with the provided cd, but a little after it starts I get a "output A:/ghost.err" error. when i click no it says "write sector failure, result = 1, drive = 128, sectors 6339391 to 6339455 If this problem persists, please contact TOSHIBA support center or contact symantec support" Any ideas??
"output A:/ghost.err" error\015\012\015\012\015\012try this options \015\012First. Clean the recovery disc with a clean soft cloth. Run the recovery process and see if it works fine after cleaning the disc ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook
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