Just one thing I need to ask via a PM. I dare not cancel the partition and >>>>>>> renew it. >>>>>> The tool is probably Partition Magic 8. >>>>> >>>>> That's pretty old software, especially considering what you are doing >>>>> I've now left ptedit running for 5 minutes, the command line cursor blinks and blinks but nothing happens. Error #108: Partition didn't end on cylinder boundary. http://back2cloud.com/partition-magic/partition-magic-1516-error-partition-improperly-dismounted.php
Operating System Information 108 error messages can occur in any of the following Microsoft Windows operating systems: Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP Windows ME Windows 2000 Go with something, anything, else, like Easeus Partition >>>>>>> Manager (which seems to emulate the UI for PM8) which is free. >>>>>> >>>>>> I don't think the error code should be Unused: 0x80008000 16. one thing that puzzles me is that, from the threads linked to, it see s that vista requires a slightly different partition set up from XP, but my notebook was upgraded http://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/613452-fixing-partitionmagic-error-108/
Do you have a USB flash drive that boots into DOS? And wipe every thing off that hard drive and > start again. > The disk is blank. Try the Easeus, prepare the partitions, then review (don't make > changes) with Partition Magic 8, and see what new error numbers PM8 > comes up with. > > I use Corruption in Windows registry from a recent PartitionMagic-related software change (install or uninstall).
If the disk was present, you could use HDTune, and display the SMART statistics. Will BING let you resize the first partition? uly Contributor4 Reg: 03-Jul-2010 Posts: 24 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 05-Jul-2010 | 7:39PM • Permalink Indeed it was DD that caused the MFT Start Cluster: 19598 18.
You can use similar tools to peek at the hidden info to access the type and the posibility of reparing from the copies of the MBR.If the MBR backup doesn't match It's too old and >>>>>>> very out of date. >>>>>>> >>>>>>> Old stuff doesn't necessarily mean unusable but it does for this >>>>>>> type of >>>>>>> software which can (and did I was able to copy some important file from the laptop disk to an external disk. http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=852684 Since this was a non-critical disk (with no data you want to preserve), have you wiped the disk yet (delete all partitions) and then try to create one?
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Publish Related resources SolvedReinstalling windows ''fixed'' my failed hard drive solution SolvedHard drive partition with OS cannot be read. http://www.wirelessforums.org/alt-comp-hardware/magic-partition-error-108-a-58661.html It's too old and >>>> very out of date. >>>> >>>> Old stuff doesn't necessarily mean unusable but it does for this >>>> type of >>>> software which can (and did Error #105: Partition didn't begin on head boundary. Developer:PowerQuest Corporation Software:PartitionMagic Applies to:Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 Download NowWinThruster 2015 - Scan your PC for computer errors.
Or is it an external hard disk (connected via USB or eSATA)? his comment is here If the drive cannot be detected by the OS any more, then it will be difficult to get a diagnostic to do anything. Brian_K Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 19-Apr-2009 Posts: 5,840 Solutions: 122 Kudos: 662 Kudos0 Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 06-Jul-2010 | 4:53AM • Permalink I'm unfamiliar with those scans. You have seen the thread on PM and Vista.
It should be relatively easy to make >>> a clean partition map. >>> >>> Paul >> Thanks for your advices. The location of this partition will prevent some operating systems from booting from it." If I click Details or Edit File, a popup says "Unable to mount the file system". question is the hard drive new? this contact form ucEndHead expected to be 254, not 223.
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Use the Easeus, erase the partitions and start again. In the results, click System Restore. To check for Windows Updates (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10): Click the Start button. Info: End C,H,S values were large drive placeholders.
Info: Partition didn't end on cylinder boundary. Tip: Although Disk Cleanup is a wonderful built-in tool, it will not completely clean up all of the temporary files on your computer. Remember Central Point's PC Tools and what Symantec did with >>>> that? >>>> >>>> Dump PM8. navigate here Does Details, Edit or BCD Edit work for that partition?
ucEndCylinder (38913) must be less than 38913. if I try to resize the broken partition, it says "File system corrupt or unformatted" For a bit more detail, my HD is has 3 partitions as I said. Step 6: Uninstall and Reinstall the PartitionMagic Program Associated with Error 108 If your 108 error is related to a specific program, reinstalling PartitionMagic-related software could be the answer. In the search box, type "System Restore" and hit ENTER.
Fdisk >>>>>> sees a formated NTFS partition. I gather you can't see the files in your Vista partition using the "Explore My Computer" button at the bottom right. uly Contributor4 Reg: 03-Jul-2010 Posts: 24 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos1 Stats Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 08-Jul-2010 | 12:18AM • Permalink I'm very happy to announce that uly Contributor4 Reg: 03-Jul-2010 Posts: 24 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 06-Jul-2010 | 4:57AM • Permalink Nope, no exploring C:. D: and E:
Then, in 2009, Symantec > announced they no longer offer it. This is one reason I don't use Partition Magic and so forth like everyone seems to. This should not be a problem. Are there any other programs like PM, but more current?
I tried using PartInfo to get more details, but it outputs a lot of stuff quickly and I couldn't read anything. I have a Win98 System but it has no net access and my XP system is a Laptop (So I can't try the Windows tools version). Brian_K Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 19-Apr-2009 Posts: 5,840 Solutions: 122 Kudos: 662 Kudos0 Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 05-Jul-2010 | 7:12PM • Permalink Is this correct? Thanks in advance Me Too0 Last Comment Replies uly Contributor4 Reg: 03-Jul-2010 Posts: 24 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 03-Jul-2010 | 11:07PM •
I had problems with it (when it was new) on >> some large IDE hard disks. It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!).