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Old 06-27-2004, 08:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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When I boot my computer it says "A disk read error occurred. Press Ctrl + Alt + Del to restart."

When I press Ctrl, Alt, and Del it does it again. This is all it does.

It reads a Norton Ghost disk, but it reports an error there too.

Can anyone help?
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Old 06-27-2004, 12:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Since it seems to be affecting two drives, check you connections. That's all my limited expertise can come up with
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Old 06-27-2004, 04:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 06-28-2004, 12:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Thumbs up I fixed it. Thanks for the tip.

So far, I've found that my main hard drive malfunctioned. I'm not sure whether or not a virus caused this, but I installed another hard drive and borrowed a Ghost boot disk from my brother-in-law (mine didn't work for some reason). From there I was able to use the Ghost image I saved to CD and so far I'm back to normal. I'm in the process of scanning my drives for viruses.

Thanks anyways.
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