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Slapnut

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HELP!!!

I just turned my Packard Bell laptop on but it froze on the opening screen. I went into BIOS and it said that my Primary IDE was disabled. How can I enable it?
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On 99.9% of laptops it is not possible to turn off Primary IDE.
Its more than likely your hard drive in the laptop has given up the ghost.
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That can't be right, this is my third hard drive since November, all of which have failed on me.
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Do you know the causes of your other HDD's failing? What brand were they? Did they warrenty replace them?
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