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Thumbs up Saved a mini!! :) - 01-09-2013, 08:55 AM

This put smiles on us!
We so loved the mini and that ssd kept it down for many months!
Thanks a million to you! Your steps worked for us in one go! and now we have a windows 7 running on it, smooth!
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Default No Joy - 03-13-2013, 05:59 AM

I tried this on two different SSD's and it didn't work. I got the "Identify failure" message both times.
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Default XP - 11-09-2013, 07:14 PM

Great I have restored the hard drive but os still not recognized would i need to do a reinstall OS for my XP?
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Default 11-09-2013, 09:03 PM

Does the BIOS show the drive with the correct size? Yes, you'd probably have to reinstall an OS.


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Question Dell Mini 9 - 11-09-2013, 11:04 PM

Yes its running A05 Bios
and the hdd is
Fixed HDD: STEC PATA 16GB-(PM)
HDD Size: 15408MB

is that ok?


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Default 11-10-2013, 01:50 AM

Yes, that looks good.


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Default 02-13-2014, 03:24 AM

It's worked to me.. Thanks
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