Just too easy and inexpensive to take precautions. Adrynalyne, Jan 3, 2006 #2 Mada_Milty MajorGeek I ran across this after googling 'repair partition table'...seemed relevant, albeit disappointing at a glance... ForumsJoin Forums → Tech / Special Interest → Computer Hardware Help → Re: Partition Table is Bad uniqs167 Share « MP440BX • (topic move) 1 GigPRO DVD note book? » This Sign In Now Sign in to follow this Followers 1 Go To Topic Listing Hard Disk Drives (HDD) All Activity Home Storage Hardware Hard Disk Drives (HDD) Repair XP Partition table Check This Out
Contact Us StorageReview.com Community Software by Invision Power Services, Inc. × Existing user? Could that be a problem? Windows and Partition Magic should pick it up if it is not screwed up. It's quite urgent... 04-22-2008, 03:00 AM #5 bokiopaki Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2008 Posts: 4 OS: Windows XP SP 2 Well it seems that on the on https://forums.techguy.org/threads/partition-magic-8-error-100-boot-record.395292/
Drive C also works ok in that I can open all apps, etc... Partition table is badI tried fdisk /MBR to see if that would fix the problem, but it didn't. Which residential routers are fast and secure with continued updates? [Networking] by WhyADuck© DSLReports · Est.1999feedback · terms · Mobile mode Register Help Remember Me?
XP pro SP1 upgraded to SP2 3. You don't have to completely install it. We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. Join Date: Feb 2005 Location: United Kingdom Posts: 7,262 OS: XP Pro SP3, Windows 7 Ultimate (x64), Ubuntu v8.04 My System Hi bokiopaki, welcome to TSF..
You can delete the Linux partitions with Disk manager and start over. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/395292 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Book your tickets now and visit Synology. This leads to problems like the one you have.
I'd hate for the problem to get worse later and not be able to read the drive.. · actions · 2002-Feb-14 6:26 pm · WastelandsPremium Memberjoin:2001-11-10Irving, TX Wastelands Premium Member 2002-Feb-14 And , of course, I can just reinstall partion magic and reformat the other drives (not G: or C:) with Partition Magic. It's easy! Also, if I open Partitionmagic while external disk is plugged in I got this message: error 100 init failed partition table is bad and after that Partitionmagic crashes.
Maybe. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/init-failed-error-100-partition-magic-6-help-96740/ After the checking of five hard drives the error >message still appears. > >Can someone please tell if the error message is bogus or if there is >really something wrong some Then tryed on a smaller HD, 17.2 just the same result. You can't get in far enough to wipe the drive.
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Other things you may want to look at, since you have so many drives running, is cooling and power supply. Partition table is bad. Questions: 1. this contact form click here for the 'error list' hue 00:36 03 Jul 03 Thanks crx1600,It's a bit late now for me to follow up on this but will look at it tomorrow.
All rights reserved. Then the program closes.I reinsatlled, still the same. Drive G is accessible and working fine.
I found Fedora's setup to be quite good at wiping corrupt partitions. Linux is good in that it doesn't need to know what's going on with the current partitions, it can just wipe them out and start over. Proposed broadband tax [CanadianBroadband] by thehammer86437. System Optimization and PC Performance Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New?
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Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password? here is my computer specification: MS Windows XP Home Edition Intel Celeron CPU 1.3GHz; 128 MB of ram Thanks in advacne! Better ideas, another way? Good!
Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Windows has this nasty habit of wanting to know everything about every partition before it starts up. I do have Knoppix Linux and I do have the full XP pro SP2 disk. So, I'm going to pick up a copy of PM7 this weekend, as it is compatible.If it won't work either, I guess I'll have no choice but to wipe all of
When I rebooted, my internal hard drive partitions were fine just as I wanted them to be but I got some error messages (can't remember exactly which) saying some data on Someone has got to be able to read this and go, "oh.... I have the complete installation disk with SP2 slipstreamed onto it. 6 hard disks.