May 27, 2009 #4 snowchick7669 TS Maniac Posts: 660 Haha yeah I am! Error code 0X0 time taken 160447ms. Run Rufus and select MBR as the Partition scheme. I didn't realize the hard drives were SATA. this content
Im not sure if I should copy the whole OS folder or just individual folders & files. May 27, 2009 #1 snowchick7669 TS Maniac Posts: 660 Have you made sure that the computer is not trying to boot off the hard drive? Jun 21, 2009 #24 mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,973 +358 So then that means that I still can't install Windows XP not even on my old hard drive although Okay, well I'll get back to you with the results. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/567193/disk-error-when-trying-to-boot-from-usb/
It's SATA that we advise not to do any bending. How to explain lack of flatland? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - It appears you did not read the link.
Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Xp I'm going crazy here The comptuer is a Dell 755 Edited by noz03, 15 February 2015 - 08:28 PM. You can't rely on any one method as each machine differs as to the Windows CD/DVD and more.Your reboot loop could be the AMD issue (sorry I can't tell what exact http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-windows_install/disk-error-press-any-key-to-restart/6986abc9-d0c6-4c05-88ce-d91cee9e21bb My external HD is 500gb and my laptop HD is 160gb so I have adequate space on the external HD to copy everything.
What do you think? Disk Error Windows 7 There is a reason for this, as Windows has a nasty habit of sticking the hidden partition on any available hard drive, not always the one the OS is being installed I have a maximus v gene. Leave everything as default.
I am trying to install from USB right now but for some absolutely unknown reason when I boot from the USB it comes up with a black screen saying "Disk error, Generated Sun, 20 Nov 2016 03:43:32 GMT by s_wx1194 (squid/3.5.20) TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser Office Office 365 Exchange Server Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Windows 7 Thanks a bunch, I wouldn't of been able to figure that out if it wasn't you. Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart Windows 10 after thinking it over what else could I clean other then the HD the BIOS.
Yeah, that's probably the problem. news Onboard or USB Floppy Drive 3. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. I have tried different USB-ports, redid the "copy to USB" but i still get: disk error press any key to restart. My Laptop Says Disk Error Press Any Key To Restart
This is driving me crazy. May 27, 2009 #9 lechevarria89 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 43 Yeah.. However I can chose to overide boot from both. have a peek at these guys But repairing Windows is a minefield.
So then that means that I still can't install Windows XP not even on my old hard drive although it says 'press any keys to boot from cd.' What if I Rufus Ah well nothing worthwhile is easy I guess. Jun 21, 2009 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies.
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 The only thing I can think of is that it could be related to the harddrive inside the computer, OR it could be some other hardware related problem. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?
and that fixed it.) hope this helps, and if it does put the word out, this is my first and last post of the fix for missing ntdll.dll on a dell I guess I'll have to wait until I recieve a new IDE cable. The ListenHear Game - Listen and type the word The Pattern-Bot Sci-fi book about people living in a giant bubble in space Unity JS to C# conversion - Incomplete list of http://infiniglobalnet.com/disk-error/disk-error-press-any-key-to-restart-xp.html I'm sorry to tell you it didn't work.
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. Lokf10-22-2012, 08:50 PMIn BIOS F5 and enter to set defaults. Any data on the drive will be deleted. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the
I think have to get a longer IDE cable... You mentioned some ways to repair Vista. This happens with both the new hard drive and the old hard drive and, also, whether or not I have my Windows XP CD inserted. I'm assuming that you haven't managed to install XP on it however, as it will be a blank disk and have nothing to read.
However, I was able to set the USB stick with Diskpart as bootable according to the instructions in the aforementioned technet blog.Cheers, Marked as answer by RMN-CH Thursday, December 11, 2008 Modern drives usually do not fail. Press Any Key to Restart." xP iNsTaLl solved Disk read error when booting from USB (Windows 8.1 Pro x64) solved How to fix '' no bootable device insert boot disk and I seriously did not plan to spend the weekend fixing a broken computer.My oldest son had asked to borrow my laptop so he could play some web games.
You may also... When I talked to Dell before the tech repeatedly said it was likely I would need to reformat HD. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.