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We need to get you to a command prompt so you can run chkdisk. a true COLD boot problem...the suggestion is that first time I boot up in the morning, go into Bios, let it warm up for 5 minutes, then proceed. Safe mode with command prompt selected.Blue screen. Rath This is a home computer.

Working... Ryan H. The actual room temp is a bit colder than that.) I also checked Windows error log, and got this error 3 or 4 times: The device, \Device\Ide\IdePort5, did not respond within

  • The problem was the hard disk had a bad sector which I repaired using the tool and my issue was solved.
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  • tsheeley, Nov 24, 2008 #3 tsheeley Thread Starter Joined: Jan 4, 2006 Messages: 108 Okay.
  • From there, we runned chkdsk and after that finished, we booted into "normal" Safe Mode and then we ranned again chkdsk.
  • Jan 24, 2006 #3 howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177 +19 Glad you problem is solved, and thanks for letting us know.

Reconnect all drives. I rebooted, and didn't even get the safe mode screen, it just booted up normally and ran fine for the next two days. Login now. Rebooted, this time I did get the f8 screen, I selected Boot Normally, and it did just fine.

It's a Dell. So my... I also noticed that the address of the link in the search isn't showing up in the status bar. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

Up next Windows XP Failure - Duration: 5:51. Next would be to troubleshoot using the article above.Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Me too... c0000218 is general error in that a registry hive file could not be accessed because it's either gone, corrupt, or not writable. managed replied Oct 30, 2016 at 11:35 PM Bandwidth Control gargoyle replied Oct 30, 2016 at 11:11 PM Dell inspiron 15-5547 i7, 8gb...

Now I don't have 10/29/2016 10/30/2016 Viet - Computer Tech This my daughters computer and it looks like the hard drive 10/29/2016 10/29/2016 Viet - Computer Tech I forgot my WiFi https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/stop-c0000218-unknown-hard-error.111090/ Sorry for my ignorance. 0 Back to Windows XP, 2000, 2003, NT · Next Unread Topic → Similar Topics 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous Latest: Red Squirrel, Oct 31, 2016 at 12:39 AM Off Topic MLB Postseason Thread Latest: A Casual Fitz, Oct 31, 2016 at 12:38 AM Off Topic most durable floor per cost? Solved: Blue Screen - Stop: c0000218 Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by tsheeley, Nov 22, 2008.

All Rights Reserved. have a peek at these guys It is quite possible that your hard drive is not fixable. Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. I'm a bit off track on my own thread, but the short tell is: disconnect all hard drives except boot drive.

The computer belongs to a 16 year old boy, so who knows where he's been and what he's downloaded. replied7 years ago. then it showed WindowsXP splash screen, and blue screen.I'm stuck here ... Expert: Ryan H. check over here and any links clicked bring me to random pages.

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Should I just let it keep going?

HDD/Controller should be your focus I think. #2 Smilin, Nov 21, 2007 Skypix7 Senior member Joined: Oct 3, 2002 Messages: 352 Likes Received: 0 Thanks Smilin, you were right on Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and I didn't discover it until I, following the advice of the techie who sold me the computer,disconnect all the other drives. I took a quick look inside the computer, and everything looked okay, so I didn't think anything of it.

Worst case scenario, a hardware malfunction (like the HD itself) is preventing Windows from properly accessing the hive file. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - The uptick to Vista is even harder. To recap, I was a victim of the youtube/facebook trojan and while I have finally gotten all malware removed and restored all other functions on my computer, I cannot access Facebook this content As it turned out, it had jerked on the power cable of the drive that was causing me all the problems.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135 << written for Vista, but applies equally well to XP Now restart and test the issue at hand If no problems, run msconfig and recheck half the disabled items on Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... I'm not sure how Seatools does the repair operations but it's probably safer than chkdsk - if it doesn't end up being identical to how chkdsk does it. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

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First test your ram using the Memtest86+ programme from HERE If you have a floppy drive. first some specs OS - Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Windows 7 Ultimate OEM 1/2 year emddummi BSOD, App Crashes And Hangs 1 03-06-2011 02:55 AM BSOD Advertisement Recent Posts Plugged external DVD drive into... I will try this.

I used Ccleaner and Comodo cleaner to clean up the registry but nothing helped. Make sure it's working properly. Camrin Rik 6,503 views 2:17 PC Repair: File missing or corrupt: \windows\system32\config\system\ - Duration: 11:00. replied7 years ago.

Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 12-19-2011, 06:53 AM #2 VirGnarus Windows Tech TeamBSOD Kernel Dump Expert Join Date: Jun 2010 Posts: 2,210 OS: Windows 7 SP1 That's That made the connector kind of wobble going on, so I put it back on, put the SATA cable back in, which butts right up against the power connector, then I