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Do not look for an affirmative response, the command will run and you will be immediately returned to the command prompt. Publish Related resources SolvedNeed URGENT help! The alternative to recover the datadg from the SAN is that I have now booted a standalone installation from CD on a local disk. In the command syntax, drive name is the drive letter where the boot sector will be written. this contact form

I restarted and I had the same absurdly slow boot. Login now. Urgent Help needed ! I am at a loss as what to do in the short run to restore the computer, and I hope I haven't lost my hard drive permanently. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/boot-failure-urgent-help-required.41111/

Any idea what could've happened? Urgent Help needed ! Boot with the floppy and run fdisk select option #4 ,say YES to large disk support.

Any help/input , espicially on importing datadg via the "foreign" to this boot disk LSM config. Urgent Help needed ! Changed the gfx card nothing - altho i did see a bit of a BSOD. Use this command if a virus has damaged the MBR and Windows cannot start.

So now i'm stuck in a completely different loop. What can I do ASAP to resolve this? once in the console type chkdsk /p. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1668019/catastrophic-boot-failure-urgent-needed.html Thanks in advance...

Avast and AVG may have better ratings, but I had to completely reformat my hard drive because AVG's keen eye wasn't so keen. :PI'll work on the motherboard drivers, however. Good luck. The one I detached, right? We recommend that you run antivirus software before you use this command.

I managed to find my silicon image SATA drivers, load them up and then windows went thru the repair process fine. http://unix.derkeiler.com/Mailing-Lists/Tru64-UNIX-Managers/2010-08/msg00001.html This appears to of worked (in so much as, it POSTS, with that rev name). Please let me know asap. .Currently using Live Cd of Mint Regards Last edited by Dark Star; 05-01-2008 at 10:53 AM. With amd it under there mb driver on there download page.

Jan 5, 2006 #6 Ben_b TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 17 ok thanks for your efforts (so far!) but thats a bit "high brow" for me, i dont know where to weblink NOte: if the hdd has more the 1 primary partition it can cause other repairable problems , normally it has no problem. Houston we have a problem And its not the Harddisk or the RAM Jan 5, 2006 #19 Ben_b TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 17 im now reformatting this IDE drive From: Martin Rønde Andersen Date: Sat, 14 Aug 2010 20:27:14 +0200 Customer case with 5.1B, where cluster fail to boot, and trouble is that I need the disks in the

Yeah, missed that point. left this forum long back.Admin Can Delete this Account and posts Permanantly.Thank You Get GNU/Linux - http://getgnulinux.org Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation Open Source ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter. http://mffonline.com/boot-failure/boot-failure.php Ask a question and give support.

the system stops at the grub> prompt and I tried executing the commands in the menu.lst which I found in the current rpool (which i am afraid is just the result Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top Xhi Posts: 6298 This post has been reported. Not even the hard drive icon, but when I raise the volume it does light up.

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is there anything left to do? Swopped the SATA disk over to the other channel on the mobo (seems to regonise it at the silicon image RAID controller) and nothing. nuray View Public Profile Send a private message to nuray Find all posts by nuray #5 10-09-2008, 08:07 AM Charliegaz94 Offline Registered User Join Date: Oct 2008 Posts: I get a black screen.

I've also been running off 1 ram stick for a while and noticed a decrease in speed over time. second off do you have another hdd that has a windows partition on it to try???let me know Jan 5, 2006 #3 krzycracker TS Rookie Most likely it's a hard I think I'll have to wait untill I get more replies, since rebooting will take AGES. http://mffonline.com/boot-failure/boot-failure-in-win-xp.php urgent help needed because my trial ends in 10 days!

For missing drivers.the last thing that cause a hang is bad device or to many devices on the USB ports at post. Top john_roberts Posts: 8 Joined: Fri Mar 13, 2009 17:03 Product(s): Amilo 2715 Re: Urgent Help Required - intermittent boot up Quote Postby john_roberts » Thu Jan 05, 2012 2:54 No Announcements Who is online Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests Board index All times are UTC+01:00 Delete all board cookies The team Powered by phpBB Forum Software On my main machine, my younger cousin was playing a game (NFS:HP) while I was in the other room.

Need urgent opinions regarding a new one solved URGENT Possible HDD Failure, Please Help solved First build urgent help needed solved URGENT HELP NEEDED FOR i5 6600k solved Windows 10 reinstallation. Urgent :(> Laptop Fails To Boot. http://pastebin.com/5aeHVk2LAny and all help and solutions will be greatly appreciated.Cheers. 3 answers Last reply May 4, 2013 More about catastrophic boot failure urgent needed smorizioMay 4, 2013, 9:54 AM Start with The fixboot command is supported only on x86-based computers.

It's a long story, I'll try to shorten it where possible.One day my PC decideded to download lots of critical Windows updates. I think the culprit is ram stick since the same black screen happens when I remove it. solved Urgent help needed!!!!! If you have an Active partition and no error message, exit fdisk, and from dos prompt run "fdisk mbr", reboot without floppy.

All Microsoft processes are enabled and the only non-MS startup items are Steam, Skype and Dropbox. Of course, you guessed it - no repair points work (though I could try some of my January-February ones...) Anyways, I turned it on after that and... Make sure your mb bios is up to date and update your mb chipset drivers first then check that your sound and other drivers are up to date. I can see the disks in the SAN when clearing out after failure first. "/usr/sbin/cleanPR clean" helps get rid of the persistant reservations the cluster boot has made.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. http://stason.org/TULARC/os/linux-fa...-boundary.html ...and if u have any free space left on /dev/sda1,try resizing to a smaller size hence making some free space and fixing it via gparted from a livecd.now see fdisk When restarted, it was on the BIOS screen (with the intel logo, my MoBo is intel DG41RQ). Another couple of reasons I have come across is when the hard disk is not the first boot device.

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