This system is feedback driven thru Solution and Kudo flags. 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 Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Use Windows Live Register now! http://fileupster.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-error-code-hd521.html
I'm very relieved. Reply 0 0 PC_Tester PhD Student Posts: 1,475 Member Since: 05-23-2009 Message 6 of 8 (2,599 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HD521-2w and windows 7? Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Learn How to Post and More  Community News  Best of the Community Blog  Notebooks Notebook Operating System and Recovery  Notebook Boot and Lockup  Notebook Wireless and Networking  Notebook Audio  Notebook Video, http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/SMART-short-self-test-failed-HD521-2W/td-p/1459799
Solved! Youwill find most drives on the market with 1 year warranties.More on the HD521 error, see here. Reply 0 0 fat_yogi Honor Student Posts: 2 Member Since: 06-13-2010 Message 8 of 8 (2,148 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HD521-2w and windows 7? Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent
Reply 0 0 sclui56 Grad Student Posts: 273 Member Since: 10-06-2009 Message 4 of 8 (2,856 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HD521-2w and windows 7? I am trying to fix my friend's computer. Robin Hodgkins said "Yes, I had to do a recovery. HD521-2W?
How can I fix "Failed Short Self Test" Error code: HD521-2W? SuperTech · 1 decade ago 0 Thumbs up 1 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Add your answer How to clear error code HD521-2W that I have toned it down abit though. Thanks! 04-19-2007, 06:34 PM #4 _Icarus Registered User Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Rhode Island Posts: 198 OS: Windows XP Professional/Mac OSX You don't want to use a
I'm not sure where/how to run the "chkdsk /p /r" When I try Start PC Recovery, I get to a screen that warns "All files, including data files, on the user Learn How to Post and More  Community News  Best of the Community Blog  Notebooks Notebook Operating System and Recovery  Notebook Boot and Lockup  Notebook Wireless and Networking  Notebook Audio  Notebook Video, bassfisher6522 replied Oct 17, 2016 at 6:57 AM USB1.1? If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message.
and here. http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/217946-error-hd521-2w/ 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 Thank you! Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Desktops > Hardware > HD521-2w and windows 7? I could'nt run online scans though as the internet was way too outta control.
As above, use that Wizard to backup your files/settings.Then, purchase a new disk-drive, install Windows, and use the Wizard to reload from your backup.Your old disk-drive is still yours to keep have a peek at these guys I doubt that is the case, since this just happened after running CCleaner. I have retrieved my product number and it is VS394AA#ABU.Thanks Reply 1 1 bluesapphire Top Student Posts: 4 Member Since: 06-05-2014 Message 7 of 7 (1,331 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: The old drive is a seagate 200g sata drive and I'm putting in a 200g wd ide drive.
or was I the only unlucky isolated incident with this problem? 0 Back to Windows XP, 2000, 2003, NT · Next Unread Topic → Similar Topics 2 user(s) are reading this If it were mine, I would get a new Seagate or WD1TB drive (Sata 6 Gb/sec) and clone the old drive with their versions of Disk Wizard. (free disk clone programs). davmar57, Aug 7, 2008 #6 davmar57 Thread Starter Joined: Jul 28, 2008 Messages: 11 I got my data back (including almost a year's worth of pictures that I could've sworn I check over here CLICK HERE[new ...
Please upload a file larger than 100x100 pixels We are experiencing some problems, please try again. Hi, I'm helping a friend fix her computer. maverick63082 · 1 decade ago 1 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse For the best answers, search on this site https://shorturl.im/avj72 HD521-2
I wouldn't write this drive (and it's data) off just yet, but would instead try to find a way to access some form of chkdsk. You can only upload a photo (png, jpg, jpeg) or a video (3gp, 3gpp, mp4, mov, avi, mpg, mpeg, rm). It is an HP running Windows XP Media Center Edition. You can render both Solution and KUDO..Loaner: Envy Omen Windows 10 Home 64 4th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4720HQ + NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M 2GB Discrete Graphics (8GB memory) 128GB SSDLoaner: HP
It may require more than one repair try to correct, however the drive will return to full use with proper care. Advertisement Recent Posts Angel's "Last Letter of the... Error code: HD521-2W Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by davmar57, Jul 28, 2008. http://fileupster.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-error-hd521.html If none of these ideas works, my friend is going to call in a paid computer technician she's worked with before who will service the computer on site.
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 I really appreciate it. 04-19-2007, 06:52 PM #11 _Icarus Registered User Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Rhode Island Posts: 198 OS: Windows XP Professional/Mac OSX Not a problem. Received "Failed SMART Short Self test HD521-2W" when running Hardware Diagnostic Tools.
You have a hard drive fault. CLICK HERE[new ... Check the cables for looseness, and make sure the power supply connection is securely inserted. 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
She doesn't have any physical disks, so does anyone know what the best course of action is here? I have an HP Pavillion a1647c and it has crashed with the hard drive error code: HD521-2W please read details? It is an indication that the drive may be on the way out. 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. When we restarted, it now runs a continuous loop of blue screen of death, restart, over and over. Here is one example Click What is the easiest way to get into a DOS environment so I can run CHKDSK? I mean if i am gonna lose my data I might as well fight for it ya?just a heads uo guys, if you get this error, backup your data then before
Without changing out the hard drive you will never know if it will fix the problem or it still exists. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------If I have helped you in any way click the Kudos This computer is out of warranty (purchased 14 months ago). When the CD finishes booting, you should press "R" to enter into "recovery console" ...