Question about Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop
Our Dimension 3000 stopped booting up (blue screen "unmountable boot drive" error). I did the Dell system restore procedure which reverts hard drive to original, out of the box condition. Worked fine for 1 day then got blue screen again. Attempted reformat from system disk provided by Dell, it progressed to about 5% and I got "error caused by file: partmgr.sys. Any suggestions? I am a novice at this, but good at following directions!
Thanks so much, Bev
Your hard drive is bad, order a new one they are cheap, throw the new hard drive in which is easy and then boot from the repair cd and your computer will survive. I believe your computer takes an IDE hard drive so don't order a SATA one unless you look at the cable connecting the drive and it is way smaller than the other wide ribbon cables in the case.
Posted on Feb 20, 2009
CHANGE THE RAM MEANS YOU GET ANOTHER RAM(MEMORY) AND TRY INSTALLING IT
Posted on Jan 31, 2008
Please re partition the hard disk and install the operating system. if the same error continues then change the ram and try
Posted on Jan 28, 2008
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