View solution in context Reply 0 0 ACheeseDanish Intern Posts: 45 Member Since: 01-23-2010 Message 2 of 28 (29,380 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Error Code: BIOHD-2 Options Mark as New I tried reinstalling Windows but it gives me a message saying the local drive cant be used. TipsNNTricks 1,044,108 views 7:08 Repair and Fix Hard Drive and Disk Errors - Duration: 5:39. I have unplugged every cable, and removed the battery for 10+ minutes, reseated the cables, and still nothing.Removed the motherboard, and see no scorches on it.I have NOT opened the power his comment is here
A quick scan of the forumreveals that this motherboard seems to have issues that manifest themselves as problems like you are seeing. Hardware & Devices Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Help Me Bake Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums If I have helped you to resolve your issue or answered your question, please click the Options link in the post that helped you and then click on the "Mark as it isnt your HDD or the cables. 0 0 erico Provost Posts: 39,833 Member Since: 01-07-2009 Message 10 of 10 (2,984 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Error Code BIOHD-2 Options Mark http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Error-Code-BIOHD-2/td-p/953091
I started it up by hitting one of the keyboard keys and it came up with a blue screen of death which I didn't take note of. Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. If it can see and copy the personal data from your drive, I would do that as soon as possible. What is the brand of your hard disk?
If not, the drive died. If this is the case, than I surely would not want to purchase any more of HP products. Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Hp Support Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 11-18-2012 07:45 PM I have an HP Pavillion, p613w, with Windows 7
Reply 0 0 cway Tutor Posts: 11 Member Since: 07-28-2010 Message 10 of 28 (29,302 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Error Code: BIOHD-2 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to A BIOHD-2 error would generally indicate that your hard disk has failed or is failing. Loading... http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Error-Code-BIOHD-2/td-p/299253 NCIX Tech Tips 304,847 views 10:14 Como reparar un disco duro [Tutorial] [HD] - Duration: 13:10. 2010Kamil 887,245 views 13:10 How To Replace HP Pavilion Desktop Hard Drive - Duration: 5:18.
The data cable will connect to the motherboard and the power cable will connect directly from the power supply or connect to a 4 pin connector coming from the power supply. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 11-18-2012 08:38 PM The model number is p613w. Please provide the full HP model name and/or product number for the computer in question. Your local PC repair shop can try to recover the data for you.There is a possibility that the drive power cable is bad.
I would suggest you make sure both ends are connected completely. this content Preview my answer Post my answer View Statistics: Past 24 Hours: 4 Past 7 Days: 31 Past 30 Days: 103 All Time: 3,548 22,755 Free Manuals 90,165 Solutions 6,894 Devices iFixit An adapter such as This can be used to plug the hdd into another machine via usb port. Also I was on BIOS and it indeed detected my HSD, I ran a smart test and it gave me a value of 7 (completed with the read element of the Sata2 Hard Disk
iFixit: Repair Manual Official App Free – Google Play Install Select a Language: 中文 日本語 Deutsch English Español Français Italiano Nederlands Português Русский язык Türkçe Machine translation Help Translate iFixit Close The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Frank***** Please click the "White Kudos" Thumbs Up to say THANKS for helping ********** Please click the "Accept As Solution" on my post, if my help solved your issue ********** This weblink Nothing on the HDD is important since I had it formatted a while ago.
It seems hard for me to believe that a company with such an outstanding reputation as HP would not attempt to assist these people since this problem appears to be very But I dont even think it came with one so I dont know what else to do besides buying a new hard drive or purhasing a new disk. Reply 0 Re: Error Code: BIOHD-2 08-14-2010 11:49 PM May be an issue with the CD/DVD drive as HEREThere are severaldifferent drives / Firmware listed on the driver page HereCheck BIOS
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The reason the Linux will work is because it runs from ram and does not use the hard drive. A machine with XP,Vista or 7 should be able to copy the files off the hdd. **Click Accept as Solution on a Reply that solves your issue to help others********Clicking warranty - which I guess is not bad for $50. check over here Sign in to report inappropriate content.
That will take a while. Error reading from drive A: DOS area: sector not found Abort, ignore, retry, fail My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Equin0x View Public Profile Find More Posts by Otherwise a clean install with the COA key on the sticker - provided your cat hasn't already licked it - should be in order. What happened and how do I fix it?
Jeff James 23,054 views 2:49 SATA Explanation - Ports, Cables, Controllers, Motherboards - What You Need to Know NCIX Tech Tips - Duration: 10:14. My computer froze up, attempted to reboot, got message, error code BIOHD-2, stating no hard drive or cd-rom drive present. My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Equin0x View Public Profile Find More Posts by Equin0x . 23 Jan 2013 #2 LittleJay Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
Hardware & Devices Disk boot failure. Of course if you do not have the OS check on here how to obtain a copy. But, I agree it sounds like the drive has died. Doesn't even have to be installed, I have simply hooked up a DVD drive tocablesand used it.
Solved! I bought a nice new one, and bought the recovery discs from HP (of course I hadn't made any!)Was ready to reinstall the OS and start fresh, but the BIOS still Please help. Hope this helps.
Good luck. I bought a nice new one, and bought the recovery discs from HP (of course I hadn't made any!)Was ready to reinstall the OS and start fresh, but the BIOS still Reply 1 1 GeorgeFN PhD Student Posts: 855 Member Since: 02-10-2011 Message 6 of 6 (8,745 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: How do I fix an error code BIOHD-2? Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this
Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 11-19-2012 08:00 PM I really appreciate the advice, but I have found it is a common problem.