How do I fix error code 2000-0141?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

The error code 2000-0141 happens when the hard drive is not functioning properly. This can be caused by a variety of things, such as a bad connection, a failed raid array, or a corrupted file system.

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1. Try to reseat the hard drive

The first step would be to turn off the computer and remove the power cord. Next, you would need to remove the hard drive from the computer. Next, you would need to disconnect the cable that connects the hard drive to the motherboard. Finally, you would need to remove the hard drive from the casing. Once you have removed the hard drive, you would need to reseat it in the casing and reattach the cable.

2. Try to update the BIOS

  1. Enter the BIOS setup by pressing the "Delete" key on the keyboard when the system starts up.
  2. Use the navigation key to select the "Update" tab and then use the "Update" button to initiate the BIOS update.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the BIOS update.

3. Try to run the hard drive diagnostic test in the BIOS

Some common methods to try to fix an error code 2000-0141 include:

  1. Power off the computer and unplug the power cord from the back of the computer.
  2. Remove the hard drive from the computer.
  3. Plug the power cord back into the back of the computer and plug the hard drive into an available USB port.
  4. Boot the computer from the USB drive.
  5. Enter the BIOS and change the boot order to boot from the hard drive first.
  6. Run the hard drive diagnostic test.
  7. If the test fails, replace the hard drive.

4. Try to install a new hard drive

  1. Make sure that the computer is turned off and unplugged from the power supply.
  2. Remove the old hard drive by disconnecting the power and data cables.
  3. Install the new hard drive by connecting the power and data cables.
  4. Reinstall the computer software, if necessary.
  5. Turn on the computer and check to see if the problem has been resolved.