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Resolution Before trying solutions described here, we recommend that you search for a solution with the error message you get when you start your virtual machine: kb.parallels.com If you did not You cannot start the virtual machine because the Mac hard drive has errors. Is it a desktop or a laptop look at your first post. So I'm thinking the error in recognizing the HDD comes from when it looses the battery power. http://jactionscripters.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hard-drive-error-log.php

What could be causing this? I now had battery in a 98 % level and just did a reboot after checking Avast in the msconfig again. Step 4: Contact HP service and support If steps 1, 2, or 3 do not resolve the error, please contact HP service and support for further assistance. What do I do? this

Back to top #6 CarleeMay CarleeMay Topic Starter Members 32 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:06 PM Posted 20 February 2011 - 12:44 AM Yes it requests me to purchas a program...when If all the tests pass, press the power button to restart the PC. Privacy Policy Rules · Help Advertise | About Us | User Agreement | Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Chat | RSS Feeds | Contact Us Tech Support Forums | Virus Removal Once the MBR is successfully written, restart the notebook PC by pressing the Power button.

  1. there may be a setting in the BIOS that sets the type of hard drive it is looking for (legacy, sata etc).
  2. It shows a black screen with the error message: “Fatal error: No free memory for XSDT.” See KB 111406.
  3. If any test fails, contact HP service and support for instructions on how to order a replacement hard drive.
  4. Your Windows virtual machine is stuck at this stage: “A disk read error occurred when starting Virtual Machine.” See KB 112869.
  5. I proceeded to look in CMOS and it was not there either.
  6. See KB 111682.
  7. If the MBR is corrupt, the PC will not start.
  8. Select Hard Drive Self Test Press the Enter key to start the test.
  9. After the BIOS Setup Utility is displayed, use the Right Arrow key to select the Tools menu.

The cool CMOS feature is called pre-boot system assestment, Build is 4106. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. HP Customer Support Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30U7 hp-contact-secondary-navigation-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... How did you install XP as there are NO XP Machine Device Drivers for the computer on the Dell site ????

All rights reserved. Back to top #12 cryptodan cryptodan Bleepin Madman Members 21,868 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Catonsville, Md Local time:10:06 PM Posted 05 March 2011 - 11:23 PM Please follow the instructions in Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top ispalten Posts: 6259 This post has been reported. more info here Step 2: Repair the Master Boot Record The Master Boot Record (MBR) is a section of the hard drive that is used by the PC to start the Windows operating system.

Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies. There is a virus going around that is very similar in it`s behavior. Use one of the following steps to resolve the error: Step 1: Test the Hard Drive Use the steps below to test the hard drive in a Notebook PC using the You get a critical error message or the virtual machine does not boot because of the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD).

Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Quintrala Posts: 7 This post has been reported. other The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Back to top #10 CarleeMay CarleeMay Topic Starter Members 32 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:06 PM Posted 20 February 2011 - 12:53 AM Omg lol so sorry I didnt read that Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top bigp-london Posts: 18 This post has been reported.

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I tried many different msconfig configurations and unchecked the antivirus (which, BTW, has now totally stopped working, LOL) and unchecked the Open office and google updater. note: For more advanced information about using the Windows Recovery Console see Microsoft: Learn more about the Windows Recovery Console (in English). Plus when it finally sees the Hard Drive, it takes forever to load XP.

I`m sure the MRT will be able to help.

Now, how can this be solved? Critical Error Hard Drive not found. Click here to Register a free account now! All drivers where also installed.

I am just trying to find out exactly what it is we are dealing with. Where did you go to access the defrag? You cannot start your virtual machine because its hard disk is locked by Parallels Mounter. http://jactionscripters.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-install-no-hard-drive-error.php See your browser's documentation for specific instructions. {} Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30U5 hp-support-head-portlet Actions ${title} Loading...

It died and had only a blinking dash. I removed and re install the HDD and still same results. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Then press the Powerbutton again to turn on the PC.

Please try the request again. ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter. Then if you select OK is it requesting you to purchase a program? After the test is complete, be sure to restart the PC to see if test repaired the problem you may be experiencing with your PC.

Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top warlock Posts: 4100 This post has been reported. @Quintrala, Post the make and model of your computer. It says no bootable device error 2000-0141. Yes No BlogAbout UsInsightsPress ReleasesContact UsCareersStore © 1999-2016 Parallels International GmbH. How does HP install software and gather data?

A Parallels Desktop issue. Can you give a little better description of just what\where the warning message is coming from? I have a desktop computer that Can't Identify the HDD drive, does not see it, everytime the battery looses all power. What do I do?

regardless of what the CMOS losing the settings - it should still recognise the drive in the computer. how will they contact me? Contact Microsoft for assistance: support.microsoft.com/kb/129845. Release the F10 key after text is displayed on the screen of the PC.