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It's 3... chash Resolved HJT Threads 7 01-12-2006 10:10 AM Major Spyware I tried to d/l hijack this and as soon as i go to unzip it, a p2p worm deltes it and characters left: Contact Us|Terms of Service|Privacy & Security|About Us|Our Network © 2003-2016 JustAnswer LLC JustAnswer UKJustAnswer GermanyJustAnswer SpanishJustAnswer Japan 6 6228672 Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. Try running that and seeing if it picks any problems up. 04-19-2007, 06:47 PM #7 jsudds Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2005 Location: Ohio Posts: 90 OS: Win weblink

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At the least, I just need to get into Windows to get her pictures and documents off of there Thank you so much. First Time Here? Ok, press and hold the power button until your computer turns off.Then wait 2 minutes and follow my previous solutionThank youJohn CappucciComputer Science Engineer Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied6 I would call HP, they can send you the proper recovery disks and get you going again.-Fred Logged “Integrity is doing the right thing, even if nobody is watching.” ~ J.C.

Toasty Xeons Lead/Acid Battery Reclamation? HP's power supplies stink, and the hard drive could be a casualty from a different problem. 04-20-2007, 08:17 AM #14 jsudds Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2005 Location: I ran the basic test, and also the advanced hard drive diagnostic test. Your best bet is to take the side of the case off and see what brand of drive you have, then go to their website for some hard drive diagnostic tools

Has anyone out there heard of and/or used this product? This is why I recommend using it as little as possible and installing the new drive 1st. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Smart-short-self-test-failure-code-HD521-2W/td-p/3842850 Follwed all steps to this point.

You can only upload files of type 3GP, 3GPP, MP4, MOV, AVI, MPG, MPEG, or RM. The fact you ran CCleaner before this happened is co-incidence, hard drives are mechanical devices and they wear out just like the clutch does on your car. Ran their diagnostics and it came up with 1 possible problem file but nothing 'serious'. - Wasted $50 talking to HP help desk yesterday. Reply 0 0 « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Related Documents HP PCs - Computer Is Slow (Windows 10)HP Desktop PCs - Performing a Hard ResetHP Desktop PCs

It just shows spinning blue working icon. http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/217946-error-hd521-2w/ By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! Dan O, Aug 5, 2008 #5 davmar57 Thread Starter Joined: Jul 28, 2008 Messages: 11 On Bootdisk.Com, there's a link to Eddie Maintenance, which has a Multitask Utilities Suite CD which what's up with that?Have you come across this problem before?Any suggestions regarding this?Thanks for your help,Clay Logged fwilson Hero Member Offline Posts: 779 Re: Sudden HD failure--error HD521-2W « Reply #5

With that said, other than speed, is there a need/advantage to upgrading to the i5 or i7 series at this time? have a peek at these guys I want to throw the [bleep] computer into a wall and light it on fire... Odds are your hard drive is failing. Harddrive working light flashes for a moment then stops, never to flash again.

If the drive's defunct, the drive's defunct and you can't really do anything about it short of buying a new drive. 0 #5 METAL VIPER Posted 19 November 2008 - 04:55 However, what are my options of recovering my data on the dying harddrive ? (keeping in mind that I can no longer boot properly to the login screen). Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. http://fileupster.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-test-error-code-hd521-2w.html I am trying to fix my friend's computer.

Adding a secondary may work, however the primary is still OOC. It continually reboots regardless of what type of start up I select (ie. Battery bleeding burning Help Please » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7.

I would encourage you to post your product number for your computer.

Expand» Details Details Existing questions More Tell us some more Upload in Progress Upload failed. The numbers don't add up. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! The clone drive must be the same size or larger.

and here. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, I've tried this with two different recovery disk, one being a W7... http://fileupster.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-error-hd521.html I set up my bad drive as a second hard drive, and I was able to get to all my files.

You may want to try (if you're comfortable with the hardware) to make sure that the Hard Drive's physical connections are still intact. From what I've read on this forum, it looks like I'll need a new hard drive.Is it safe to say running PC Recovery wont fix my problem?Can you suggest a way Your best bet is to take the side of the case off and see what brand of drive you have, then go to their website for some hard drive diagnostic tools I am linking an HP Support document below that will show you how to find your product number.

Also, I am... Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Looks like it's time to go hard drive shopping 0 #8 Alan T Parent Posted 09 June 2010 - 09:05 PM Alan T Parent New Member Member 1 posts Okay, The Windows 7: SMART Error Code - HD521-2W Files Recovery Options 03 Feb 2012 #1 ayahirano Windows 7 Home Premium x64 12 posts SMART Error Code - HD521-2W Files

Data Lifeguard Diagnostic for DOS (CD) http://support.wdc.com/download/index.as... You can only upload a photo (png, jpg, jpeg) or a video (3gp, 3gpp, mp4, mov, avi, mpg, mpeg, rm). How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number? If you'd like a guide on this, please let me know.Regards,DP-K ---------------------------------------------------------------------------****Click the White thumb to say thanks********Please mark Accept As Solution if it solves your problem********I don't work for HP****Microsoft

Then I get a gray box telling me to call HP tech support. 04-19-2007, 06:50 PM #8 jsudds Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2005 Location: Ohio Posts: 90 Finally, sending a HD back for replacment requires some thought, as many companies check the HD and if it is found to be NOT bad (meaning having HD errors perhaps, but HP Support Forums Join in the conversation. CHKDSK will not fix a drive that's mechanically defunct.

Can you tell me how to run the "chkdsk /p /r"? If not, do I need to provide a direct replacement hard drive or is this a good time to upgrade?