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abhitrying replied Mar 3, 2017 at 6:05 AM Random reboots after reset hellot1M replied Mar 3, 2017 at 5:55 AM Word Association crofty replied Mar 3, 2017 at 4:50 AM External If not, ill plug it in to another computer to check, i havent done that yet because it will take me hours - i can only unscrew the hard drive from so that I could once again use it for my present Desktop. While this seems to have increased my internet capabilities it has not affected the problems I am having with the computer, e.g., very slow boot up; email client corruption; DSL modem this contact form

I think that FORMATTING that HD will be the solution but, I CAN NOT HAVE ACCESS TO IT FROM BOTH LAPTOPS!!!Is not possible to run CHKDSK cause I can NOT have One really ODD thing you should know is that I cannot get into the BIOS. btw wen i try to install vista from a windows vista anytime upgrade cd (includes all vista versions) it doesnt even detect a hard drive. I have windows XP SP2 professional edition.80 GB hard disk.

And the Primary Hard Disk Self test is 100% passed.But on both the start-up test screen and the Hard Disk test screen it shows up "SMART check: Hard Disk 1 SMART Read more Answer:Solved: Transferring XP to Another Hard Disk 16 more replies Relevance 46.33% Question: Solved: hard disk portability heyim not really hardware savvy so i just wanted to know whether Thanks, Pete Answer:[SOLVED] New Hard Disk/Motherboard, new key?

wait. I can only "assume" that it actually backed up ALL the files on the drive so they are safe. I went to Memory Giant's website. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?

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Every time any application is launched the are errors saying "...file xxxx is not a valid Windows image..."System Restore hangs when trying to set to a previous restore point. I can boot into windows now and can work normally, But,one of the above Blue sreen errors is coming all of sudden while working on PC. A Cyrix MII 266 processor with upgraded memory. When I try, it tells me C: is inaccessible.

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Here is a link to your notebook's support pages where the drivers and software are.I suggest that you contact HP. sorry.. I can see a circuit-board inside it, but that is all. No problem using your current OS disc, If windows won't activate automatically you will be offered the option to activate windows over the phone. 3 more replies Relevance 46.33% Question: Solved:

I want to run chkdsk /r to check hard drive C but there are 2 hard drives D being the second one, which is intended for backing up. weblink Solved: Hard Disk issue similar to "Help! THANK YOU everyone for your help and input. i have a dell optiplex 200mhz mmx computer that i am trying to put a hard drive in(western digital 14G).

I still got my old hard disk on my computer, I'm trying to use it as extra storage, but it's still booting from the old C drive. retrieve my disk as it was?2. It is not possible to clone an XP environment? navigate here Ok, i insert the CD & restart.

Since scan disk will only scan the 32 gb capacity and leave the 8 gb unattended.Kindly elaborate and give me a detailed reply.my congig is Amd k6/2 450 asus p5ab mb256 It made no difference in performance. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Answer:Solved: Hard Disk Monitor Not sure if this is what you want, give it a tryhttp://majorgeeks.com/HD_Tune_d4130.html. 2 more replies Relevance 46.33% Question: [SOLVED] New Hard Disk/Motherboard, new key?

Your cache administrator is webmaster. Sometimes it said C: was inaccessible and sometimes it said the volume was already in use. vs.... Then try doing SFC this might fix it. (You will need the OS CD to do this) Is the "C" drive full or almost like 95-98% if so windows doesnÂ’t like

Further, my remaining memory is dwindling on an almost daily basis despite my deleting redundant files to make room.Also I can't account for how my available RAM is being used by I followed some tips and tweaked the registry. No i have just got another hard drive as mine is nearly full but i want to partition my original hard drive into 1 partition (like new) if possible without losing his comment is here Please allay my fears and point me in the right direction.RegardsRajeev Answer:Solved: Reformatting hard disk 10 more replies Relevance 46.33% Question: [SOLVED] Hard Disk Controllers Help!!!The computer won't run my internal

By using a 3rd party partitioning tool like Paragon partition manager or Partition Magic 3 more replies Relevance 46.33% Question: [SOLVED] Hard Disk won't detect 40 gb Need advice !!I have I know I tried to install a secure boot windows with a legacy boot Linux on one drive before and I lost the windows so I don't want to experiment anymore. If it is a secondary disk, does Windows start and if so, does anything concerning this disk show in Disk Management? (applies to WinXP and 2000) 1 more replies Relevance 46.33% Feel free to post your idea!Thanks in advance!

i have partition magic, system mechanic, spinrite - if you think any of these would help. I eventually got rid of it out of frustration. Thank you in advance. For me the maths does not add up.How is all my hard drive memory and RAM being used?

Thanks for your help, Dick. How can I tell whether my printer has this? doesn't do that any more. I think I'll try logging in as one of them.

Have you tried going to MS-DOS mode and enter: UNLOCK C: (C: being the drive letter you want to unlock.) Also what exactly did Seagate tell you. 1 more replies Relevance Any help would be greatly appreciated. After frustration set in and finally getting what I hope will be a good backup, I tried to re-format the disk so I could reload Win2000 from the CD. Run Exctrlst from MS Windows Resource Kit.

Do you have another one you can switch out? when opening my external hard disk, I enter the correct password but it doesn't open and windows displays the following message: this device is currently in use, Close any programs or But with the swapped-in disk, the boot-up STOPS at this blue screen. Thanks for the follow up report.