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#1 robertap

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Posted 23 March 2015 - 02:16 PM

Drive replacement recommended.
Completion Code 7.
Cannot get into safe mode.


Edited by hamluis, 23 March 2015 - 04:42 PM.
Moved from Win 7 to Internal Hardware - Hamluis.


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#2 Sneakycyber

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Posted 24 March 2015 - 02:40 AM

Self test error code 7 means the drive has failed. Windows will not boot because the system is unable to load the primary boot sector from the drive. Replace the drive and reinstall Windows. It may be possible to recover information from the drive however it will need additional software and likely externally connected to another computer to copy data off.

Edited by Sneakycyber, 24 March 2015 - 02:42 AM.

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