Hard drive shot? Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Connection Storage Last response: December 25, 2011 5:05 PM in Storage Share woltej1 December 25, 2011 5:01:44 AM My laptop has been having no issues, tried starting it today and got media connection failure, operating system not found. Messed with cmos, doesn't have anything listed after sata hdd. Is the hard drive shot? More about : hard drive shot jsmakkar a b D Laptop a b G Storage December 25, 2011 5:32:34 AM Make a Parted Magic Boot CD and boot from this CD (no install required). See if your HDD is detected in Parted Magic. woltej1 December 25, 2011 5:05:22 PM And if it is detected or not detected what does that mean Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIs my hard drive shot ? ForumRecommend a hard drive to replace my shot OS drive : WD Raptor 74 GB ForumIs my graphics card shot ? ForumSony vaio motherboard shot , can i still transfer data ForumElderly Dell Dimension 2100 - drive rails - shot in the dark! ForumHow do i know if my GPU is SHOT ? ForumFirst shot of Xbox2 `Xbox 360 `Xenon hardware ! ForumFirst shot of Xbox2 `Xbox 360 `Xenon hardware ! Forum"It Would Be Worth A Shot ", Says GW Rep. ForumI think my processor may be shot !!! Forumworking method ? -do you edit shot prior to dropping it on.. ForumAttempting to upgrade but might have issues due to shot PSU ForumF*H right gangway shot - anyone mastered it? ForumHas the RSPCA, etc. shot itself in the foot? ForumNeed up to date SSD advice. ForumHard drive for gaming ForumHow to repair a Iomega external hard drive ForumWhat's the best software for completely erasing a hard drive? ForumDo I need a new hard drive?... Forum[Solved] Iomega eGo 500GB External Hard Drive isn't recognized More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !