Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?

Cannot boot my dell dimension 3000

\015 I have a similar prob my com wont boot it says the following :\015\012primary drive 1 not found\015\012secondary drive 0 not found\015\012secondary drive 1 not found \015\012strike the f1 key to continue, f2 to run the setup utility.\015\012if i stike f1 key the com says windows starting etc. only thing that happens is the dell desktop picture appears, no desktop icons or start menu. It also wont allow me to open the cd drive at any time, so i cant re-install with the windows xp cd. any ideas any help would be greatly appreciated thanks\015

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Look at this link read carefull and try again http://www.goodells.net/dellrestore/fixes.htm
Did you check inside and see if all the cables are attached?
\015\012Is the hard drive spinning, it may be bad.
\015\012Did this just happen?
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