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Partition error I hav an western digital 40 GB hard disk. there is no problem for detection in BIOS. But when i partitioned using disk manager (DM 9.4) it shows an error message"ERROR READING PARTITION TABLE" I also tried for partitioning FDISK, PQMAGIC But there is no use which software i need to resolve the problem

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  • Jeruz Jan 04, 2008

    at first i had many data's and has 2 partation on my hardisk.. when my another hardisk i used to crate a OS and crate a Partation I accedntally opened my main hardisk which is the one i use to.. so wat I mad is create new partion.. and hoping to recover the data's inside of it.. but it turn to format it and 0/0 capacity..

    how can i recover my old partation and restore all data's in my main hardisk, when i created new paration same as the old?

  • fedz_rakizta Jul 29, 2008

    when I install OS it can copy until 100% but when I run it there will be a error...error loading OS...I format it Zero fill drive but still i cant install an OS...

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Try using the command FDISK /mbr. This should fix the master boot record. If not, then if you don't care about the data on your drive, you could wipe it clean with any of the several utilities available on the web and then try partitioning it. Search for "Wipe Disk" in Google.

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