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Compaq Presario V200 wont boot up

Failure in all boot up modes for "unmountable_boot_volume" note does anyone have a solution for this

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Unmountable boot volume means that the computer can't read the hard drive. Which means that either the data on thehard drive is corrupt, or that the hard drive is dead (gone bad).

If you have important data on your computer, there is some disc recovery/maintenance software called SpinRite It is $89.99 but is really good at recovering data for when the hard drive isn't completely dead.

If the hard drive is still good, but only the data is corrupt, and you don't care about it too much, you can just use the restore discs that came with your computer to re-install the OS (Windows).

Your other option is to buy a new hard drive for your laptop and re-install Windows.

Posted on Nov 15, 2007


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