Hard Disk Cable Checking: Sometimes damaged hard disk cables cause this error! need your assist real urgent. by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 18, 2010 11:12 PM PST In reply to: Paragon Rescue Kit v10 fixed it for me http://www.paragon-software.com/home/rk-express/ lists a free version and the full version is http://darrenmanning.com/windows-xp/disc-read-error-when-installing-windows-xp.html
Remove the newly added RAM module and try to leave at least 1 single RAM module. Try booting to Windows safe mode by tapping F8 at start up. Our Prediction of Possible Android M Names May 13, 2015 10 Best Weather Apps for Android May 9, 2015 HTC One M9+ Launched in India, Ready to take on Galaxy S6 Hi Managed to get into the BIOS utility setup- unfortunately over here in AUS I've got to get to work. https://neosmart.net/wiki/a-disk-read-error-occurred/
The computer said that it installed hardware after connecting the cable, but it needed to restart for it to function correctly. Applicable Systems This Windows-related knowledgebase article applies to the following operating systems: Windows XP (all editions) Windows Vista (all editions) Windows 7 (all editions) Windows 8 (all editions) Windows 8.1 (all Contents1 About "A disk read error occurred"1.1 Description and Symptoms1.2 Symptom 1: "A disk read error occurred" error screen on startup2 Causes of this Error2.1 Cause 1: Incorrect or invalid MBR stander2, The hard drive might have gone bad, or maybe the flat cable.
If so, remove them. You can try this:Turn off you computer, start it again, press and hold F8, a menu should appear, select Safe Mode, press Enter twice. I first signed up 10/7/2016 10/8/2016 Jins M. Windows Xp Installation Disk Ask Santonu Your Own Question Santonu, Computer Support Specialist Category: Computer Satisfied Customers: 3780 Experience: Diploma in Hardware 13934950 Type Your Computer Question Here...
The question from many of you is, "With what?" I tried a few recovery and backup programs but the one that works to get through this error and other catastrophic errors It uses special algorithms to fix bad sectors. Just a black screen. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/240308-45-disk-read-error-occurred-install Any other ideas would be appreciated.
See in Thread ↓#1 OtheHill January 10, 2012 at 19:18:43 Boot to Windows Safe Mode by tapping F8 at start up. Windows Xp Sp2 Installation Disk Customer: replied7 years ago. Reset the BIOS to default and it came back alive! It's an easy-to-use and automated diagnostics disk.
I did not find the time yet to continue with this project. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-windows_install/disk-read-error-after-install-of-windows-xp/266329b5-0301-45e6-b5b0-44c23a8df538 Thanks for the tip, it was a saviour! Windows Xp Installation Disc Download You'll have a ~new~ slipstreamed disc for loading XP.NOTE ADDED: I see OtheHill responded while I was typing....It's a good day when you learn something------------------------------------------- Report • #11 andrew_huber January 13, Windows Xp Home Install Disc which are the memory slots that you changed?
In most cases, 30 days after you realize the warranty expired. http://darrenmanning.com/windows-xp/disc-read-error-windows-xp.html Reply zulfiqar 1 year ago Great man , God Bless you , that was a great help there :D Reply Travis 1 year ago In my case my hard disk configuration Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top vistamike Posts: 10945 This post has been reported. EasyRE is currently available for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 and can be downloaded and created on any PC. Windows Xp Installation Disc Download Free
Take the hard disk out and connect it to another PC using a USB2 to SATA/IDE cable. There should be an option to reset to defaults, look for an option similar to the one in the picture below. XP installed itself. Check This Out Press CTRL-ALT-DEL to restart After tryin most of the suggestions here with no luck, I placed the WD 320GB hdd into my USB caddy and used windows quickformat on the drive
Reply Vircoph 5 months ago LOL! Repair Windows Xp Installation Disk If you're unable to access CMOS because it is password protected, you can easily reset it from Windows by using CMOS De-Animator.Updating to a newer BIOS has also been reported to Thanks for contributing.
Only use the minimal hardware at this time.You should leave the black screen longer than 10 minutes. From a Windows XP Pro SP3 CD install the software to a new hard drive using the format option. EasyRE will automatically find and fix many problems, and can also be used to solve this problem with the directions below. Windows Vista Install Disc This process of elimination leads me to believe the problem is software related.
The xp cd I'm using has SP2 on it. The easiest way is to connect the drive as an external drive to a working PC and diagnose it from there. Press CTRL-ALT-DEL to restart by skveverka / August 23, 2007 3:44 AM PDT In reply to: A disk read error occurred. this contact form Thank you..
I cannot get passed the disk read error. The PC reboots and still comes up with that message. If it was not the hard drive then the error is either in the software that was backed up or the computer's mother board.