Running the older 2TB drive in a RAID configuration. I didn't want to put the possibly damaged older 2TB drive in the new system. I looked at other forums outside of H P and the feeling is that the motherboard is the issue. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and his comment is here
Once again respect bface256 · 3 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse How can I recover my data from You can only upload files of type 3GP, 3GPP, MP4, MOV, AVI, MPG, MPEG, or RM. You can change this preference below. When getting the HP error code BIOHD-8, check and make sure that the hard drive is not faulty access the BIOS.
The WDC hard disk check from the Western Digital website gave no errors on the quick or extended tests on my WD3200AAJS-65M0A0 hard drive. You can only upload files of type PNG, JPG, or JPEG. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion It appears to be a Seagate drive so their SeaTools diagnostic application would also verify a problem.
If so, what hard drive would be a good one to install? Try this - Dauer: 8:36 greatestunknown 1.303.522 Aufrufe 8:36 System Restore Using Recovery Disks - Dauer: 23:04 Eli the Computer Guy 339.548 Aufrufe 23:04 Repair Install to Fix Windows 7 Without Want to buy a domain name? Windows Fix Cd It just freezes up at the Starting Windows black screen on Windows 7.
Reply 0 Re: BIOHD-8 A SMART test failed 04-16-2011 01:46 PM Hi,The error you are getting - BIOHD-8 - does indeed indicate that your Hard Drive is failing and you will Biohd-8 Smart Test Failed I might not be able to backup data since I cannot even get past the Windows is Starting screen, so I might just have to find universal drivers or so. Reply 0 0 DavidPK Provost Posts: 44,103 Member Since: 09-24-2010 Message 4 of 28 (28,068 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: BIOHD-8 A SMART test failed Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Video-Display-and-Touch/BIOHD-8-A-SMART-test-failed/td-p/616961 I have lost all personal files.
I'm much more concerned about saving crutial information than buying a new hard drive.HP Pavillion Elite HPE-112y 0 0 banhien Provost Posts: 54,671 Member Since: 01-29-2009 Message 4 of 5 (3,617 Biohd-1 rolly32, Dec 6, 2011 #9 rolly32 Private E-2 I also want to back up my information. I've never bothered.) My only concern in replacing the HD is that the PC seems to have come with Vista and you are running Win7. John · 1 year ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Add your answer How can I fix the BIOHD-8 error
You can follow this to reset it to the default settings: * Restart the computer and press “Delete” to enter BIOS. * Go to the flap to the right (dunno which my response So ANY help would be much appreciated, thank you very much. Biohd-8 Error Code Hp Fix If you have the Repair Computer option it would probably start at screen #4 in this guide http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/windows-7-recovery-environment-command-prompt/ You would check that your Win7 "location" is indeed C: but if different Biohd-5 SMART Test Failure.
I moved the drive to my laptop (USB 3.0 interface) but the data was already corrupted to the point that I couldn't grab the data. this content If you still get the error code BIOHD-8 message after checking & resetting the BIOS settings, it is highly recommended that you can rebuild your Boot Configuration Data (BCD). This morning I found my computer screen black with a little text at the top that said "Boot Error" so I restarted the computer and found some annoying things. • Incredibly For the tech people out there, does anyone know where i can find the new NZXT s340 elite in white that ships to australia internationally? Biohd-4
So you need to back up your data just in case. Hi Sach, thank you for your quick responses. Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows weblink I want to leave the faulty hard drive in the computer and without screwing in the new hard drive I want to connect cables to in and if necessary hold it
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Thank you in advance, -Rolly32 rolly32, Dec 5, 2011 #1 Tueur Sergeant Major how old is the PC? Ithink the biosis set at CD Rom 1st, HDD 2nd, and the writer I may have put in first place and nothing changed. The diagnostics tool ( F9 when booting) tested the components and returned "BIOHD-8" error, on all hp forums i found everyone said this unfixable.... Biohd-2 You would need HP Restore CD/DVDs to put Vista on the new drive then upgrade to Win7 if you used an upgrade disc to get to Win7.Click to expand...
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, I've never bothered.) My only concern in replacing the HD is that the PC seems to have come with Vista and you are running Win7. If you used an upgrade disc they want to see an old version of Windows on the HD before allowing the upgrade. http://batteryuniveristy.com/error-code/hp-error-code-biohd-2.php My plan is to install it as a RAID 1 mirror drive with the new 3TB drive.