It's an HP, not sure of the model, but running XP Media Center Edition. Reply 0 0 « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Related Documents HP PCs - Computer Is Slow (Windows 10)HP Desktop PCs - Performing a Hard ResetHP Desktop PCs CHKDSK will not fix a drive that's mechanically defunct. Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates check my blog
I'm not a big tech person, but I can at least keep [bleep] straight on my own PC. 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, If it were mine, I would get a new Seagate or WD1TB drive (Sata 6 Gb/sec) and clone the old drive with their versions of Disk Wizard. (free disk clone programs). I tried to find it but no luck. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/SMART-short-self-test-failed-HD521-2W/td-p/1459799
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If you hang the drive off another computer you should be able to get the data back off it.I've been reading a lot about the error and it seems that some Login|Contact Us Computer For Online Computer Support, Ask a Computer Technician Not a Computer Question? It will fixed the error.The window version cannotrun before the fix. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message.
I am linking an HP Support document below that will show you how to find your product number. You can only upload a photo (png, jpg, jpeg) or a video (3gp, 3gpp, mp4, mov, avi, mpg, mpeg, rm). View Solution. Reply 0 0 HardBeatZ Distinguished Professor Posts: 3,551 Member Since: 05-31-2012 Message 4 of 5 (3,693 Views) Report Inappropriate Content SMART short self test failed HD521-2W Options Mark as New Bookmark
I can't get into windows or even safe mode. http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/217946-error-hd521-2w/ You can also try to d/l HD Sentinel http://www.hdsentinel.com/ should give you more info even running it under the "free" trial mode. It's a Brother HL-2270DW. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message.
HP denies any defects in their computer. click site How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Not even able get into Safe mode, Nothing! Do i have to change my hard drive, if i do please can you tell me how to do it.
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Your blue screens may be related to the failing drive. Scipizoa's Youtube ChannelWant to know how to Reinstall Cyberlink Dvd suite Deluxe using your recovery discs?? The fact you ran CCleaner before this happened is co-incidence, hard drives are mechanical devices and they wear out just like the clutch does on your car.
http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c00033108 I would like to thank you for posting on the HP Forums. Please leave me a positive feedback after you are happy with the answer.4- Any bonus will be greatly appreciated Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied6 years ago. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 11-02-2009 12:52 AM The error means the S.M.A.R.T. Youwill find most drives on the market with 1 year warranties.More on the HD521 error, see here.
maverick63082 · 1 decade ago 1 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse For the best answers, search on this site https://shorturl.im/avj72 HD521-2 As above, use that Wizard to backup your files/settings.Then, purchase a new disk-drive, install Windows, and use the Wizard to reload from your backup.Your old disk-drive is still yours to keep Not even able get into Safe mode, Nothing! More about the author Run CHKDSK / F to check for hard drive corruption, and then restart computer.Techinical Information:*** STOP: 0x0000007B (0xF79FA528,0xC0000034,0x00000000, 0x00000000) Expert: Engineer John C.
If you hang the drive off another computer you should be able to get the data back off it. Yes No Sorry, something has gone wrong. View solution in context Reply 0 0 wb2001 Dean Posts: 7,012 Member Since: 09-28-2010 Message 2 of 5 (1,079 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Smart short self test failure code HD521-2W iBuyPower vs.
Hope this helps. Sorry, hard drive has either failed or failing. 02-04-2008, 11:44 PM #6 sschace Registered Member Join Date: Feb 2008 Location: Somerset,Mass. I had this problem after I installed & ran a registry scan,and clicked to fix problems. More questions Hard-drive Error.
It is an indication that the drive may be on the way out. This system is feedback driven thru Solution and Kudo flags. Thank you! Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Desktops > Hardware > Smart short self test failure code HD521-2W Search the Community How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?
There is nothing that can be done. I ran the CCleaner and pulled 12,812 mb of [bleep] off of it, but I received an error that had to do with boot or something; I don't really remember. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message. It weakens with age due to high data transfre rates and then the plastic to pin inserts weakens to the point of momentary contact causing the failure of communication to the
If not, do I need to provide a direct replacement hard drive or is this a good time to upgrade? Odds are your hard drive is failing. CLICK HERE[new ...