I was on my computer earlier tonight browsing the internet and listening to music when my tower started making clicking noises and my computer would sort of freeze then unfreeze so I switched it off and restarted it up.When I switched it back on it started normally except that I got two messages I have never seen before
Detecting Primary Master then Detecting Primary Slave (sounds kinky I know lol) then I got a message saying
DISK BOOT FAILURE,INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER.
So I inserted the system disk into the floppy drive and pressed enter.Next I got a message up saying starting windows then I got messages flash up about my CD Rom Device Drivers and my Mouse Driver then I came to a screen which is all blue and at the top it says Quick Restore Windows ME.In the middle of this screen was a box with an error message in the message said
There is no harddisk connected or the harddisk cannot be identified correctly.Please check the hardware configuration. then it has a box at the bottom saying Reboot to try the reboot again.
The operating system iam using is Windows ME I have tried going into the bios to restore default setting and I have tried running in safe mode but it makes no difference. In fact when I tried to run it in safe mode it gave the following messages