To Those that do the math, 2 + 2 can equal a family of 8 0 #9 WarrenPeace Posted 31 March 2011 - 08:49 AM WarrenPeace New Member Member 1 posts To say THANK YOU, press the "thumbs up symbol" to render a KUDO. Advertisement davmar57 Thread Starter Joined: Jul 28, 2008 Messages: 11 When booting my HP Pavilion A1410N desktop PC (windows XP), I get a screen with a message saying something like "We To get the software to boot with go to www.bootdisk.com In the future you can parition your hard drive or install a second hard drive and use it to store your have a peek at this web-site
I am purchasing a portable HD for the external storage, I will obtain the warranty information. Reply 0 0 DavidPK Provost Posts: 43,374 Member Since: 09-24-2010 Message 10 of 13 (2,670 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Error Message HD521-2W Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to HP does not recommend performing System Recovery at this time." 04-19-2007, 06:50 PM #9 _Icarus Registered User Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Rhode Island Posts: 198 OS: Windows Reply 0 Re: Error Message HD521-2W 12-31-2010 03:08 PM Hi,Thanks for the repost of the data. Get More Information
I want to throw the [bleep] computer into a wall and light it on fire... davmar57, Jul 31, 2008 #4 Dan O Joined: Feb 13, 1999 Messages: 8,974 Most CD restores don't support saving the data. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Your best bet would be to back up your data and have HP replace the drive.
If the drive is unstable, hopefully you made the Restore DVD's when you bought the computer. Any words of wisdom out there? First Time Here? 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).
Click here to join today! Failed (error Code Hd521-2w) The problem is it won't boot up at all. 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. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Error-Message-HD521-2W/td-p/441595 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
Next, if that doesn't work, then try replacing the IDE or SATA (depending on your hard drive) cable. I have the recovery HP discs...do they give you the option to do a recovery without losing data? 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 Please leave me a positive feedback after you are happy with the answer.4- Any bonus will be greatly appreciated Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied6 years ago.
Error Message:Error Message The device reported the following status: The previous self-test completed having the read element of the test failed. 12/1/2012 6:21:01 AMError Message The first failing LBA value is If that still doesnt work, then you can try one of two things. Error Code Hd521-2w 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: Not in safe mode, last known good configuration, etc.
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. Check This Out I doubt that is the case, since this just happened after running CCleaner. Youwill find most drives on the market with 1 year warranties.More on the HD521 error, see here. Please let me know if I can be of any more assistance. 04-19-2007, 11:35 PM #12 Girderman Registered User Join Date: Oct 2006 Posts: 2,148 OS: XP Pro
The time now is 04:14 PM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of 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). I'm completely new to any of this stuff, so any help on how to get the data off it much appreciated 0 #7 METAL VIPER Posted 20 November 2008 - 02:49 http://ajdesignsoftware.com/error-code/error-code-hd521-2vv.php 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 have made no changes to my system for over a month.Device: Hard Drive WDC WD64 00AAKS-65A7B SCSI Disk Device, Firmware Revision 01.03B01Thisdevice is my hard-drive (it is in factory configuration WDC is a Western Digital Corp hard disk.You can download a free and safe SMART test utility to see the long test results.Best regards,erico If you would really like to say I set up my bad drive as a second hard drive, and I was able to get to all my files.
If it begins with ST then it is a Seagate. Tried the f8 key repeatedly as suggested, but it still says windows has been shut downto prevent damage to your computer. Youwill find most drives on the market with 1 year warranties.More on the HD521 error, see here. I was able to run some tests and got the following error code: HD521-2W.
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. Win 10 takem my SoundMax audio... I found an article on how to do this but the restore CD's from HP don't seem to allow anything but deleting data and restoring factory settings. have a peek here Mary · 7 months ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Unsure what your issue is, but that error seems fairly
do it as it's safe and can only help. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. So at that point, I stopped and had to shut down the computer to get out of it without erasing the HD. It weakens with age due to high data transfre rates and then the plastic to pin inserts weakens to the point of momentary contact causing the failure of communication to the
Search the Community Entire ForumThis CategoryThis BoardUsers turn on suggested results Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting If so, what can you tell me about it...good, bad, ugly? No, create an account now. Check the cables for looseness, and make sure the power supply connection is securely inserted.
How can I fix "Failed Short Self Test" Error code: HD521-2W?