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The XP CD should already be in your CD/DVD drive. permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]computerdunce[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago(0 children)hi thanks for the heads up, yeah I went with linux someone over at bleeping computer told me to try Puppy booted from a I chose number 2...then I typed in chkdsk /r It says the volume serial number is 505b-oe44 then a number of chkdsk is performing additional checking or recovery (3 lines of Louis Using The REPORT Button BC Forum Rules Malware Removal Logs Forum Am I Infected Forum Before You Post About A Problem Back to top #3 chasgallo chasgallo Topic Starter Members http://wphomeguide.com/my-computer/my-computer-crashes-i-keep-getting-an-error-message-involving-bccode.php

A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Alamo, Enterprise) (closed to posting) Avis | Preferred Hertz | Gold Plus Rewards National | Emerald Club Hopefully its running and repairing..need some luck. If that's a wrong guess, we'll move on . https://www.raymond.cc/blog/help-a-disk-read-error-occurred-press-ctrlaltdelete-to-restart/

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From there, see what is on the drive, whether there are any errors (SMART, etc.) You may even be able to fully recover the drive this way. Guess I do need to move on. Have I done the right thing?..

By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and to receive emails from Spiceworks. Windows and the Windows logo are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies. The time now is 1:34 am. -- FT Desktop ---- FT Desktop Infinite Scroll -- Mobile One Contact Us - FlyerTalk - Archive - Top Terms & Conditions Privacy Do have another pc, my laptop..that still works thankfully!

A Disk Read Error Occured. I would not be hopeful, but...the diagnostic would be the final arbiter. Those of us used to working on our equipment would have no problem putting in a new drive. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-update/disk-read-error-on-startup/96ba9847-05fb-4608-b785-87e88b6e6c9f Back to top #8 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,745 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:01:34 AM Posted 15 August 2008 - 12:14 PM <

The netbook was damaged by my dad throwing a lighter at it and was wondering if something inside has been misplaced. Press CTRL+ALT+DEL to restart" after I dropped it A DISK READ ERROR OCCURED . Save the changes by hitting F10...the BIOS will close and XP will reboot. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password?

Receiving a SMART status message indicating that the drive has problems...would impress me with the need to get whatever data files I could...from that drive immediately. http://techninety.org/help/read-error/recovery-console-a-disk-read-error-occurred.html Operating System Recovery Reimage repairs and replaces all critical Windows system files needed to run and restart correctly, without harming your user data. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. after hours of fooling with it, I surrendered & dropped the HDD off for file recovery.

unfortunately my HDD is dead...would not recognize any external devices, nor Bios function, just the same error message endlessly repeated. have a peek at these guys Back to top #6 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,745 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:01:34 AM Posted 15 August 2008 - 08:50 AM Can you get access to a Thank you so much, FlyerTalk Team Continue to the Site All times are GMT -6. If you would like to be considered for trusted flair, please fill out the /r/techsupport trusted status application at http://goo.gl/forms/Od6G6KFxJj .

or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - technologyπRendered by PID 1849 on app-414 at 2017-01-20 07:34:26.936316+00:00 running dc009a3 country code: DE. You might need to use the windows install or recovery disk to do this, if it lets you get into a recovery tool with command prompt, that may also work. http://wphomeguide.com/my-computer/my-computer.php I do several restarts but nothing.When on the setup screen (where it says press Lenovocare button to interrupt setup),I tried pressing Lenovocare button, F1, F11 , F12 in order to get

One thing I did last night, was put in my daughters dvd to look at some pictures and they would not load...she said the dvd always loads, but anyway I did Do you have your original Windows disks? If you have an XP CD...you can go into Setup, change the boot options so that the first boot option is the CD/DVD drive...and run a disk diagnostic which has been

Since I need the "fix disc" to be compatible with windows vista, do you think I could have an issue with downloading program from Apple & then trying to run on

Your computer should also run faster and smoother after using this software. A Disc Read Error Has Occurred Started by chasgallo , Aug 13 2008 03:17 PM Please log in to reply 13 replies to this topic #1 chasgallo chasgallo Members 47 posts Thanks again for all your help. Approach the communities affected directly, not here!

So...the first thing I would do is go into the BIOS/Setup...and check the boot options and order specified. I like the Gateway but not a big fan of Vista, so I'm thinking, maybe just get a new laptop with SSD & Windows XP instead & begin again. Back to top Back to Internal Hardware 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Hardware → Internal Hardware this content Click here to Register a free account now!

There's no way to tell without running the program. My apologies . Use common sense. Oh did I say what caused all this...my ex-house cleaner dropped my laptop!

I also tried F10, system recovery....and just did the Windows XP stuff, not the system recovery, and after that was completed, brought me back to the same error message? Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  SHOP SUPPORT COMMUNITY Register | Sign In | Help English Español Deutsch Русский Portuguese Forums Knowledge Base Blogs press ctrl+alt+del to restart" I've never had this issue before, but I'm wondering if there's anything that can help the laptop boot up again on a CD or USB stick if If you suspect an actual hardware problem, start with SpinRite.

GPU RAM CPU ROM Submit × Challenge × Sign up with your email address Sign up and get started with the Daily Challenge! As always, use your own discretion with all advice here. press alt+ctrl+del to restart Laptop HDD says error "A Disk Read Error Occured. I mean, it's probably related to the defrag, but who knows.

donot worry, it may also possible that it detached from its socket,if so then attached it.& if you want to install xp then download "WINTOFLASH SOFTWARE".After download ,run the programme in SHOP SUPPORT COMMUNITY Register | Sign In | Help English Español Deutsch Русский Portuguese SHOP SUPPORT COMMUNITY Forums Knowledge Base Blogs Language English Español Deutsch Русский Register | Sign In | Is there any hope or advice? This often means that DLL's will get overwritten by newer versions when a new program is installed, for example.

If the hard drive is very large and/or has problems...it may take some time for it to complete. If you suspect a virus, start with the ulimate bot disk. Products, services, websites - we're here to help with technical issues, not market for others.

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