If I understood him right, he said once I had the external HD we could check for a Windows Old file and maybe save some of the HD data.Also, I did Advanced Member 3,764 posts Posted 11 June 2004 - 12:49 PM The first thing I would do is oepn the side of your computer and make sure your harddrive data and Onboard Network Controller When I turn on my computer, using my OLD drive, while my Windows XP CD is inserted into my DVD Drive, I get a black screen that says I am obviously not on my computer right now, so if I could get an answer as soon as possible. his comment is here
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How to concentrate during conference talks where the quality of the presentation is poor? You seem to catch me when I'm online a lot. Okay I'm going to go home and try this on my computer.
May 28, 2009 #14 snowchick7669 TS Maniac Posts: 660 Interesting question, The actual card itself is installed onto the hard drive, so thats why when you upgrade hard drives, you have I guess it could be the IDE Connector on the motherboard.... Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Upon boot up, I receive a message Disk Error, Press any My Laptop Says Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart I'm definately going to looking into getting one if the IDE cable doesn't work.
CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Usb Boot ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed. There was not a floppy disk in the drive, and I even removed my CD from the CD-ROM. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/upon-boot-up-i-receive-a-message-disk-error-press-any-key-350035/ IDK...
Anyway I will try with Rufus now and see what happens. How To Fix Disk Read Error Similar Topics A disk read error occurred, Press ctrl+alt+del to restart Apr 23, 2007 Disk read error press ctrl+alt+del to restart Dec 30, 2011 NTLDR missing press any key to restart Get the answer Saga LoutFeb 25, 2012, 1:04 AM Try the CD again and go past the Repair or Install stage, accept the EULA terms by pressing Function 8 and you I can boot from the utility partition, and if I specifically select the hard drive from the boot menu it will boot fine.
Did people in China resort to cannibalism during the reign of Mao? Maybe experiment a bit before actually purchasing the card, keep in mind that you can bend the PATA cables which ever way you want to get around things. Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Xp Last week I installed office 2007 student and at the same time received message that there were windows upgrades available so I allowed them to be installed (several that were recommended Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Windows 10 May 27, 2009 #10 snowchick7669 TS Maniac Posts: 660 Have done a bit of research on your machine and found that it has full height PCI expansion slots, but can have
Says to go to 11/19/2016 11/19/2016 IT Miro I have an ASUS laptop and can't figure out how to disable 11/19/2016 11/19/2016 Viet - Computer Tech Black screen on my Lenovo http://beforeoverclock.com/disk-error/disk-error-press-any-key-to-restart-mac.php BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. I tried the launch windows normally and it either doesnt get by the microsoft scroll bar or goes to blue screen - Stop C0000221 unknown hard error\systemboot\system32\ntdll.dllI did have a Vista If I were you, I would try a new optical drive. Windows 7 Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart
I have it set to boot from the CD drive but for some reason my DVD-RW/CD-RW drive isn't being recognized in BIOS. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Disk errors may actually be a real error by johndouglaselliott / August 28, 2009 2:38 PM PDT In reply to: Saving files, next I restarted the computer once more with the adapter connected and I got the same black screen as before. http://beforeoverclock.com/disk-error/disk-error-press-any-key-to-restart-usb.php That may be a possibility, but I doubt that this is a software issue.
Also, to answer one of you earlier concerns, other than internal bluetooth and wireless cards that have were always installed and running fine, I didnt have any other hardware attached to Disk Error Windows 10 There was not a floppy disk in the drive, and I even removed my CD from the CD-ROM. When I boot up the system, it gives me a message "Disk Error, Press any key to restart." I have tried to boot from the Vista CD, but it doesn't boot.
Is Next step to reinstall Vista with the repair disk? To answer an earlier question regarding your PCI card, yes, you have to install the driver for the card itself before an attached device will be recognized. I just got 500GB ego ext HD recommended by Dell tech support but not sure what to do next. check over here Now that I think about it, I need some more USB slots.
after thinking it over what else could I clean other then the HD the BIOS. I installed windows 7 onto the stick with wintoflash software. That's because the card driver installed in Windows doesn't kick in at that point, only after Windows starts. Several functions may not work.
For what it's worth, in a PC I recently built (it's in my System specs at the upper right) I used an external USB optical drive to install Windows on a The first tech did not have me install the MediaDirect app and the next guy said that was a mistake due to the hardware config on my laptop. by jessaraelou / July 14, 2009 1:08 PM PDT I have a Dell Inspiron E1705 with Vista. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 12, 2009 5:12 AM PDT In reply to: XPS m1530 specs for vista boot error http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=site%3Asupport.microsoft.com+0X0000007B+VISTA&aq=f&oq=&aqi= and SPECIFICALLY http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935806 echoes some advice above.FIRST, save the files.Second,
Already have an account? In order for Windows Vista to boot up without me having to insert the Windows XP CD, I have to change the order of my BIOS's boot sequence so that the May 27, 2009 #6 snowchick7669 TS Maniac Posts: 660 Hi Lechevarria89, You could try purchasing a PCI card port adapter, which gives you an extra PATA connection. Since you're drive isn't working it is unable to boot off a CD and tries the hard drive.