Laptop hard disk is not working on my laptop but work on my pc

By rejoreji
May 3, 2013
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  1. Guys am new to forum forgive me for my errors

    my laptop hard disk is not working on my laptop but work on my pc. when I connect it to lap it jest hang on posting(power on self test) but when I connect it to my pc it works. also when I boot with linux mint cd it shows that hard disk is not good
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,031   +222

    The partition is good (assuming you can read data when attached to the PC) but the MBR is corrupted.
  3. rejoreji

    rejoreji Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Yes I can read the data . when I connect it to lap it jest hang showing asus [laptop is asus] logo
  4. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,031   +222

    Confirmed then; Either a) the MBR is corrupt or b) the Windows Boot area.

    Which version of Windows was installed on the laptop?
  5. rejoreji

    rejoreji Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    ITS NOT WINDOWS PROBLEM because I cannot boot to cd either because its stuck in bios logo


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