if it a pc restore disk and not windows full os disk then you need to use a cd-rom or bootable usb stick with Hiren's BootCD 15.1it has old dos tools I'd use a free program called Parted Magic, but there are many programs you could use. The drive can still physically spin up but if the controller board is shot then you won't be able to get it to work.The only other possibility is that you might If you are lucky the HP Recovery Partition will still be intact and you can Restore the Laptop from there.Use this link if XP is installedhttp://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsuppor...Use this link if Vista is have a peek here
What is the boot media? Get some safety goggles, a large hammer and have fun ;-) Reply With Quote 2nd May 2010,19:08 #5 extrium New Member Join Date May 2010 Posts 3 lol, k thanks, bro. BUY NOW FREE TRIAL PARTNERS Partners Become a Partner Locate a Reseller Partner Programs > How to > Data Recovery Solution > How to Restore Lost or Deleted Hard Disk Report • #12 Tubesandwires July 13, 2009 at 15:39:13 You could have them analyze the laptop and then contact you before they do anything else - it may be just some
How to Restore Lost or Deleted Hard Disk Drive Partition? 2016-08-16 16:33:20 Posted by Abby Haines to Data Recovery Solution Summary: Professional HDD and SSD partition recovery software from EaseUS helps See More: deleted c:/ drive, Operating System not found Report • #1 larryf215 July 12, 2009 at 18:54:49 didn't your friend actually show you everything is working, before returning it to I'm honestly not sure what happened.Chevydog89Short of not correctly connecting the hard drive, there's nothing that -you- can do to make it not detect in the BIOS. Don't select the wrong HDD or you are in for a long evening.
Whole disk encryption (WDE). Accidentally Deleted Everything On My Hard Drive Image Credit: Norlando Pobre on Flickr What Happens When You Delete a File Windows (and other operating systems) keep track of where files are on a hard drive through “pointers.” Each do correct me if i'm wrong. see if your drive is fine and a vendor disk test.
If you want to be absolutely certain it's the drive, you can try it in another computer (if you have one) or reset the BIOS to default settings. http://forum.thewindowsclub.com/windows-7-management-support/30805-how-delete-c-drive-cmd.html The hard drive must be in the boot order settings in order for you to be able to boot from it. I Accidentally Deleted My Hard Drive Partition If you don't care whether you have MCE 2005, an OEM XP Home CD sells for well under $100, and OEM Vista Basic or Premium isn't much more, although Windows 7 Deleted Hard Drive By Mistake try this http://support.microsoft.com/kb/927392 or google "boot sector repair" Chevydog89Member Since: May 6, 2009Posts: 25Chevydog89FollowForum Posts: 25Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#11 Posted by Chevydog89 (25 posts) - 3 years,
for the Compaq it's titled "Operating System CD" and is a slightly modified XP Home CD, another disk with all the drivers necessary for the mboard and the laptop's components and navigate here If you try to recover a file by installing a file-recovery program on the same hard drive, the installation process and normal use of the hard drive can overwrite the file. But that is not the case here as this software has easy to operate interface with simple steps to accomplish file recovery from C drive. Read More: How To Use CCleaner Like a Pro: 9 Tips & Tricks To make sure that a single file can’t be recovered, you can use a “file-shredding” application such as How To Recover Deleted Hard Drive Partition
the disk with the OS had started to fail, so i installed win 7 in a partition of the other normal hard disk. If a partition has been deleted, then run a bootable app. If you reboot and then repeatedly tap the F8 key, can you enter Safe Mode? Check This Out Whole disk encryption (WDE).
Another major reason for partition loss is partition table corruption. Accidentally Deleted Hard Drive Mac Step 1. Method 1.
most times the fix is to delete all the partions and let windows make a new one. I ordered them for the Compaq model - the set was the first 2 of the 3 disks I mention - it cost me $41.93 Canadian dollars including shipping. (Later on Craigslist vs. Wiped Hard Drive No Bootable Device yup, some 'friend' he was.
Deleting everything does not wipe a hard drive and formatting does not [always] wipe a hard drive. if not use the boot cd it told you about and use the tools to do a full drive wipe and remove all the partion and the make a new mbr. Any guidance is appreciated. this contact form That's what you think.
Image Credit: Matt Rudge on Flickr Why Deleted Files Aren’t Erased Immediately If you’re wondering why your computer doesn’t just erase files when you delete them, it’s actually pretty simple. if not it going to try and boot from the hd first. Try not to be too harsh on your daughter, she knows how you feel. BUY NOW FREE TRIAL Todo Backup Advanced Server Windows server, exchange and SQL Server backup solution to ensure business continuity.
my wife said everything was black when comp was on as i was at work i can not say what happened. After creating new partition, you can reuse it to store data again. Yours a computer illiterate father with computer literate children who are fixed on destroying the world My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Packard Bell Easy note LX OS windows 7 64 If you DON''T have an actual Recovery partition, then when you had pressed F11 you would have needed to provide the CDs/DVD that originally came with the computer, or the Recovery
Operating system reinstallation, accidentally hard disk partition deletion, incorrect manipulation, and virus infection may all cause partition loss issue. Step 2.