Sign in 20 Loading... Loading... show toc Windows XP Professional Product Documentation > Windows componentsDetecting and repairing disk errorsYou can use the Error-checking tool to check for file system errors and bad sectors on your hard In response to various questions:- The drive is a Maxtor 6Y080L0 - 80GB The errors happen as follows:- The 'unexpected error occurred' happens at startup as it tries to check the http://comvurgent.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-scheduled-restart.html
Get the answer abingdonAug 7, 2009, 9:00 AM The problem was solved when I called Gigabyte's excellent support service. For example, the device pathname format for a standard bootable drive C configuration would look like this: DeviceHardDisk0 #8: Disable automatic restart When Windows XP encounters a fatal error, the default I emailed them about it and these sort of emails get processed very slowly....BTW are u using a genuine copy of XP or not? When it detects an impending change, System Restore immediately makes backup copies, called restore points, of these critical components before the change occurs.
It's an easy-to-use and automated diagnostics disk. All rights reserved. When Windows XP begins to boot up and you see the message Please select the operating system to start or hear the single beep, press [F8] to display the Windows Advanced A Disk Read Error Occurred Loading...
Dec 8, 2009 #6 Ronell TS Rookie I think you should replace the drive but the other thing you can do is to make it as slave when you buy a Windows Xp Repair Tool Software You can also use PROCESS EXPLORER and DR Delete DR.Hope this helps 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - This is an OLD post from 2007. :) by Peconet Tietokoneet · 8 years It moves files to safe sectors, but the magnetic material continues to flake away. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP "Disk read error occurred" message - how do I fix this?
Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top stander2 Posts: 17 This post has been reported. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top stander2 Posts: 17 This post has been reported. Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Windows Xp Repair Tool Free Download by Peconet Tietokoneet-217038187993258194678069903632 · 9 years ago In reply to how to resolve "windows n ...
Get a discounted price on replacement setup and installation discs: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10. http://comvurgent.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-boot-disk-usb.html Dec 8, 2009 #12 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 > Download SeaTools for DOS now! Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 10 total posts (Page 1 of 1) + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + As Moab points out, when a disk is checked at boot time by autochk.exe, an entry will be made in the Application Events Log as 'winlogon' with the results. 2) You Disk Read Error
Contents1 About "Disk Boot Failure"1.1 Description and Symptoms1.2 Symptom 1: "Disk Boot Failure" error screen on startup2 Causes of this Error2.1 Cause 1: Incorrect BIOS boot order2.2 Cause 2: Faulty data cables2.3 Cause Your volume will not be available to perform other tasks while this process is running. •If your volume is formatted as NTFS, Windows automatically logs all file transactions, replaces bad clusters, eHow 190,056 views 4:10 BEST TUTORIAL : HOW TO REPAIR WINDOWS XP WITHOUT FORMATTING (SAVE TIME) - Duration: 3:41. weblink Join the community here, it only takes a minute.
Dec 8, 2009 #14 raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241 +10 Since the Maxtor was one of the most failure prone of all hard drives, consider yourself lucky it lasted so Repairing Windows Xp Without Cd stander2, The hard drive might have gone bad, or maybe the flat cable. etc...
Hi Found the original Windows XP installation disk, turned the PC on, inserted the CD a number of times but all I get is the same message "Disk read error occurred korguenkomodo 619,162 views 3:31 System Restore using Windows XP recovery console - Duration: 7:28. 247 Techie 314,916 views 7:28 Bootmgr is missing press ctrl+alt+dell to restart - Duration: 7:09. The PC reboots and still comes up with that message. Error Loading Operating System If I run chdsk it finds various fragments/errors, but cannot fix them without the /f.
Previously, he has worked as Documentation Specialist in the software industry, a Technical Support Specialist in educational industry, and a Technical Journalist in the computer publishing industry. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top 1 2 Next » Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies. stander2 , You have to be quick with the POST (Bios) screen otherwise it offloads to the OS. check over here W.
No, create an account now. Every time I restart I get the same message. Ask a question and give support. Then, the next time you restart your system, disk checking will run.
Thanks G41M- checked the boot device priority again and 1st boot device is the Samsung CD and the second boot device is the 3M=Maxtor (presumably my hard disc drive), third Boot S Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top Lighthouse Posts: 13598 This post has been reported. Elevation Productions by musicfreakcc 278,977 views 5:51 Windows XP setup did not find any hard disk drives installed in your computer - Duration: 1:43. If the volume is currently in use, a message box will appear prompting you to indicate whether or not you want to reschedule the disk checking for the next time you
AvoidErrors 171,229 views 1:43 Boot up Problem - Duration: 2:11. Try this - Duration: 8:36. A simple but unsure solution is to get vista which i heard is still crap(pardon me if it isnt, just heard from friends who uses it)...Will cos at least 200 dollars Here's a look at the likely culprits and what you can do to fix the problem.
EDIT TO ADD: This was not the OS drive and was connected via USB. The method you use to restore the system will depend on what backup utility you used, so you'll need to follow the utility's instructions on how to perform a restore operation.