WARNING: The inner casing of the DVR / NVR has sharp edges that can lead to injury if not carefully handled. Disconnect and reconnect the two cables going to the HDD… I thought my problem was gone, but now I realise it is not! DVR4-Alert - No HDD Detected. I’ve tested and swapped the USB cable and Power output, checked on a different computer and looked at Disk Utility, ALL with no luck. Whenever I connect it to my desktop, I get nothing in return apart from a blinking LED light and weak continuous beeps. My MacBook Pro won’t recognize the device. It may be a problem with BIOS which is not related to the hard drive, and the drive LED does not light up because the boot up sequence never gets that far. When its a black screen I cannot get into BIOS, and my AsRock BIOS is at 1.90 which is the newest version. (Read 21542 times) (Read 21542 times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. Be careful not to let any tools or loose parts touch sensitive components such as the circuit board. You can just disconnect the suspect hard drive (Power lead and data cable) and see if you can get at least through POST. Here is my shot in the dark. Power light on, battery light on, NO hard drive light on and never shows anything but black. I have tried a lot of the strategies I've read here (remove battery, replace, unplug, etc., pressing various function buttons, holding power button down), still nothing. The tiny bulb is constantly blinking when plugged in. Firstly, make sure that the power supply (A/C adapter) you are using with the DVR has an "output" of 12V, 3A. This information is located on the "heavy part" of the power cable, which is a small black box half-way along the power cable. Also possible, a bad hard drive can at times prevent a system from powering up as well. Author Topic: laptop powers on, no hdd light, does not load windows, dark screen - dead. The other indicator lights are flashing. HARD DRIVE ACTIVITY: HDD Light Blinking Every Second....updated 2007-01-03-2:22 pm What causes the busy-work hard drive activity; with nothing open the HDD light blinks every second. The HDD light will stop blinking and my disk usage will be 100% and my computer will just freeze. Sometimes when I wait a couple of seconds the laptop starts working and you can hear the hdd starting up. My WD Elements 2TB External hard drive is not working. The HDD led indicator is also not flashing. Showing there is power, just not reading. There's not a specific task that will freeze the computer, it happens randomly. Till yesterday, I have not faced any issue, but today, I cannot access it. I am still able to use my mouse but nothing else works. From then on everything seems to work as normal. Not all that common but it can happen. So my computer has been freezing quite a lot recently. I am using 2TB External Hard Drive since last 3 and a half years to store both my personal memories and business critical data. I checked the power settings and I turned off the feature to stop the hdd when inactive. It doesnt even start to boot. Windows 10, Hard Drive Light Permanently On, No Hard Drive Activity and No Hard Drive in Task Manager and Windows 10 Will Not Shut Down Hi, a couple of weeks ago I had this problem and posted this Question to Community . Laptop Hard Drive Activity Light Not Blinking..even when computer turned on - posted in Internal Hardware: My 7 1/2 year old HP Pavilion dv9000 laptop does not boot up.
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