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Toshiba hard drive died, new drive not seen

By brojbell
Jan 23, 2012
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  1. toshiba hd died put new hd in want do notting. no curse bleeking in the corner.the f2,f8 and f12 key does notting. if i let it run for a minute it says operating system not found. put windons xp and windows7 cd in with the hd in does notting for a minute then trys to boot but crashs with this message for xp stop : 0x0000007B(0xF78DA63C,0xc0000034,0x00000000,0x00000000). for windows7 it run but says no device drivers were found. trying to get in the BIOS but no luck. can some tell me the keys to push .oh put new hd = harddrive in say need driver what driver. this is win7. toshiba satellite L655-S5061
     
  2. brojbell

    brojbell TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Toshiba hard drive died new drive not seen

    what is enable AHCI and how do i get to it.
     
  3. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    In the motherboards bios...
     
  4. brojbell

    brojbell TS Rookie Topic Starter

    want boot up

    can not get the computer to boot up but with a hiren cd it boots up
     
  5. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Hit "DEL" or "F2" while the computer starts booting, to get into the bios
     
  6. brojbell

    brojbell TS Rookie Topic Starter

    bad hd

    that still didnot work . it says operating system not found
     
  7. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Can you see the hard drive in the bios? Is it set as the first boot device in the boot order?
     
  8. brojbell

    brojbell TS Rookie Topic Starter

    okay I fixed it dum me.
     
  9. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    For the benefit of others, please let us know how you fixed it.
     
  10. brojbell

    brojbell TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanks for your help. now i have a new one to work on. I will be back for help.oh by the way the fix was to remove the battery hit the power botton put the battery back in boot up i hope this help some else.
     
  11. brojbell

    brojbell TS Rookie Topic Starter

    my desktop is doing the same thing I will do it on it if it works i will post it did or didn't work.
     
  12. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    Very good. Thanks for the update.
     

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