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Ptang826
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reseat hard drive in Inspiron 1545

When I try to start the laptop I get a message that there are no bootable devices and I should try reseat the HD. Can anybody help?

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Re: reseat hard drive in Inspiron 1545

Ptang826,

Thank you for using the Dell Community Forum.

At the link below is the online manual for your system. It gives instructions for removing and reinstalling the hard drive.

Inspiron 1545 User Manual <ADMIN NOTE: Broken link has been removed from this post by Dell>

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mickeydee42
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Re: reseat hard drive in Inspiron 1545

Was the problem due to a bad hard drive?  Or was it due to bad connectors on the motherboard?  Or was it something else? 

Thanks!

Mickeydee42

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Re: reseat hard drive in Inspiron 1545

Hi mickeydee42,

The issue might be related to the Hard drive, the connectors or with the Motherboard. We will not be able to identify the exact issue without complete troubleshooting. Please let me know the exact nature of the issue that you are facing. This will help us provide a faster resolution.

I hope this helps.

Please let us know in case of any queries.

Thanks and regards
Harish R
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Thanks and Regards,
Harish R
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