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DELL VOSTRO 1550, system is not booting

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Hi all,

When I run Dell diagnostic test for My Dell Vostro 1550 laptop, I'm getting the following error

ERROR CODE 2000-0142

validation 50859

Msg: Hard Drive0 -S/N 5VERVRGN, self test unsuccessful status-7.


Can anybody decode this to resolve the problem. My laptop is not booting at all.

Please help me out.

Thanks in Advance.

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PRAVEENAMS
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RE: DELL VOSTRO 1550, system is not booting

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Hi,

I found a solution and its working...!

I just boot the system with Windows7 os DVD and tried with the repair option. Did a memory diagnostic for bug fixing with same.

Now my machine is working properly.

Thanks..;)

 

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RE: DELL VOSTRO 1550, system is not booting

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Hi Praveenams,

Your hard drive has failed and needs to be replaced. Call Dell for a replacement if your laptop is still under warranty.

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PRAVEENAMS
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RE: DELL VOSTRO 1550, system is not booting

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Hi,

I found a solution and its working...!

I just boot the system with Windows7 os DVD and tried with the repair option. Did a memory diagnostic for bug fixing with same.

Now my machine is working properly.

Thanks..;)

 

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