QuoteIf I hit F11 for recovery the laptop takes about five minutes to enter the recovery process,That disk is not even on its last legs. I may have a friend who has a bunch of hard drives laying around that I might be able to test on my PC... Either way I'll know for sure soon. However you might consider running CHSDSK: http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/67612-check-disk-chkdsk.html Good Luck Back to top #4 SpywareDoc SpywareDoc Members 621 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Maryland, USA Local time:03:46 AM Posted 06 November 2013 my review here
I haven't backed up any data yet, but I'll try and get hold of a external hd chassi and plug it into my laptop, to save some of the data. possibly.Ok,If I hit F11 for recovery the laptop takes about five minutes to enter the recovery process, upon which it displays a blue screen ultimately telling me I have a hard Recently I installed routine widows updates and the computer shut down as...
Please login or register.Did you miss your activation email? 1 Hour 1 Day 1 Week 1 Month Forever Login with username, password and session length Forum only search News: Home Worked great for 2 days, so now when I turn it on, the initial screen comes up saying "Compaq, ESC for Boot Menu, F10 Setup, F11 System Recovery". I'm not a computer tech, or somebody that even has 2 bux in his pocket so bare with me. Windows Xp Disk Read Error Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List
Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 01-30-2011 11:19 AM Hi Chris,You're welcome. Microsoft Disk Read Error I can boot on the Vista DVD and I thought I could run an upgrade, but that option is disabled (It can only be run from inside Windows) and I want Using the site is easy and fun. It has Hard Drive diagnostics (plus much more).
It ran on the factory Vista real well for quite some time, until one day it started crashing and freezing for like 2 months. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/Disk-Read-Error-preventing-me-from-everything/td-p/423517 When I double-clicked on the disk's icon in my... Disk Read Error Windows Vista Fix Reply 0 0 Mumbodog Dean Posts: 12,389 Member Since: 01-11-2010 Message 4 of 6 (955 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Startup error after press F11 to recovery vista (a disk read A Disk Read Error Occurred Windows Vista Laptop These things could be symptoms of a failing hard disk.
OS Vista 32bit Reply With Quote New 29 Dec 2008 #4 SCSIraidGURU View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date : May 2008 Posts : 1,823 Vista x64 Ultimate this page I guess some files has been corrupted, but I can't find out what Does anyone know where I should look or what might be wrong?? This is going on a Compaq TC1000 TabletPC. Edited by SpywareDoc, 05 November 2013 - 05:31 PM. Windows Vista Disk Read Error On Bootup
Did you try turning off the laptop and reseating the hard drive on its cable. Disc Read Error Vista First Time Here? Reply 0 Reply 0 0 DavidPK Provost Posts: 43,330 Member Since: 09-24-2010 Message 2 of 9 (2,735 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Disk Read Error preventing me from...everything.
Then out of nowhere it stopped acting up, it happened one more time months later to the point where I was forced to do the system recovery to the "factory condition", ChocoBear111Topic StarterStarter Experience: Beginner OS: Unknown Re: A Disk Read Error Has Occurred - Vista Startup « Reply #3 on: October 02, 2010, 09:31:16 AM » Hmm... If your OS came with the computer, it will say OEM somwhere in the numbers and letters. A Disk Read Error Occurred OS Vista 32bit Reply With Quote New 02 Feb 2011 #8 richc46 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Moderator Join Date : Dec 2008 Fairfield County, CT Posts :
If I have a license for Vista, surely I dont need to pay again for it? cool, have invested in an IDE cable and will buy a new hard drive asap. Search the Community Entire ForumThis CategoryThis BoardUsers turn on suggested results Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting http://applecountry.net/read-error/disk-read-error-windows-vista.php Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?
Scroll down to the SeaTools for DOS download and click on it. Got so bad I decided to reformat once more. I guess you can't run it unless you are logged in. fml!
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Register now! Reply 0 0 Chrisofchris Top Student Posts: 5 Member Since: 12-18-2010 Message 4 of 9 (2,693 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Disk Read Error preventing me from...everything. I have vista installed in C drive and there is another partition(G Drive) in which i store all my data and... I bought it a little over a year ago online for about 300 dollars.
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Before posting on our computer help forum, you must register. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 12-18-2010 12:54 PM Hi,Try tapping away at f10 as you start the Now, one of three things would happen: 1.