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The hard drive is corrupt and will not boot up

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Hey bro ! i guess some bad clusters are there i ur hard drive...
u need to backup ur data using another hard drive or u may ask a technician to separate bind those bad sectors using some techniques so that u may use the remaining healthy portion of ur hard drive....
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My toshbia c655-S5125 lost power in the middle of a disc repair and now windows will not boot. i can get to the bios, but can not get windows to boot from the hard drive or the cd


Sounds like a corrupted operating system. You need to reinstall windows from scratch. Also the hard drive may be corrupted and you may need a new hard drive. Since you can't really do much of anything you will need a copy of the windows OS on disks If the bios will not let you boot from a CD install disk then I suggest you need a professional to help you. You need to have a BOOT DISK in the cd drive for the system to get further than the bios software. If that won't work then your problems are deeper than a corrupted hard drive.

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We have hp server ml370 when i restart the server its stopped on attempting boot from hard drive c and never continue


This is because either the image on the hard drive is bad (corrupted, missing boot sector, etc) or because the hard drive itself has some issue like corruption etc.
If this is a mirrored raid array (two drive mirroring each other) I would try to remove one of the drives and boot again. If that does not work reinsert and remove the other drive and try to boot.

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Is there anyway to get data off a corrupt hard disc drive


Yes, usually the operating system is what corrupts and the data is typically intact. You will need the following.
  • Hiren Boot CD Here Download the ISO file and burn it to a CD from another computer
  • An External HDD
With your Hiren disc in the computer with a corrupt drive, boot to CD/DVD. You will get the Hiren Boot Menu, select boot to Mini XPThis will load a live Windows XP image. Plug in the external drive open up "My Computer" and navigate to your data on the C Drive. Copy it to the external drive.Now you can proceed to wipe out your corrupted install and copy your data back.

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NTLDR is missing


Causes
  1. Computer is booting from a non-bootable source.
  2. Computer hard disk drive is not properly setup in BIOS.
  3. Corrupt NTLDR and NTDETECT.COM file.
  4. Misconfiguration with the boot.ini file..
  5. Corrupt boot sector / master boot record.
  6. Seriously corrupted version of Windows 2000 or Windows XP.
  7. Loose or Faulty IDE/EIDE hard disk drive cable.
  8. Failing to enable USB keyboard support in the BIOS.
Solutions

Computer is booting from a non-bootable source

Many times this error is caused when the computer is attempting to boot from a non-bootable CD-ROM. First verify that no CD is in the computer, unless you are attempting to boot from a CD.

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Ntlrd missing xp tablet on my hp tc1000 with no cd rom


Causes
  1. Computer is booting from a non-bootable source.
  2. Computer hard disk drive is not properly setup in BIOS.
  3. Corrupt NTLDR and NTDETECT.COM file.
  4. Misconfiguration with the boot.ini file.
  5. Attempting to upgrade from a Windows 95, 98, or ME computer that is using FAT32.
  6. New hard disk drive being added.
  7. Corrupt boot sector / master boot record.
  8. Seriously corrupted version of Windows 2000 or Windows XP.
  9. Loose or Faulty IDE/EIDE hard disk drive cable.
  10. Failing to enable USB keyboard support in the BIOS.
Solutions

Computer is booting from a non-bootable source

Many times this error is caused when the computer is attempting to boot from a non-bootable floppy disk or CD-ROM. First verify that no floppy diskette or CD is in the computer, unless you are attempting to boot from a diskette.

Note: This error has also been known to occur when a memory stick is in a card reader and the computer is attempting to boot from it. If you have any card reader or flash reader make sure that no memory stick is inside the computer. Additionally disconnect all USB drives, cameras, ipods, iphones, etc. from the computer.

If you are attempting to boot from a floppy diskette and are receiving this error message it is likely that the diskette does not have all the necessary files or is corrupt.

If you are attempting to install Windows XP or Windows 2000 and are receiving this error message as the computer is booting verify that your computer BIOS has the proper boot settings. For example, if you are attempting to run the install from the CD-ROM make sure the CD-ROM is the first boot device, and not the hard disk drive.

Second, when the computer is booting you should receive the below prompt.

Press any key to boot from the CD

Important: When you see this message press any key such as the Enter key immediately, otherwise it will try booting from the hard drive and likely get the NTLDR error again.

Note: If you are not receiving the above message and your BIOS boot options are set properly it's also possible that your CD-ROM drive may not be booting from the CD-ROM properly. Verify the jumpers are set properly on the CD-ROM drive.

Computer hard disk drive is not properly setup in BIOS

Verify that your computer hard disk drive is properly setup in the CMOS setup. Improper settings can cause this error.

Corrupt NTLDR or NTDETECT.COM file

Windows 2000 users
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Ntldr is missing


These are the common causes for this error Computer is booting from a non-bootable source. Computer hard disk drive is not properly setup in BIOS. Corrupt NTLDR and/or NTDETECT.COM file. Misconfiguration with the boot.ini file. Attempting to upgrade from a Windows 95, 98, or ME computer that is usingFAT32. New hard disk drive being added. Corrupt boot sector / master boot record. Seriously corrupted version of Windows 2000 or Windows XP. Loose or Faulty IDE/EIDE hard disk drive cable. Failing to enable USB keyboard support in the BIOS.
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My laptop is stuck on this message"bootmgr is missing" and it won't start up


It is telling you this because it cannot read or find the hard drive or the Boot manager files of the hard drive have been corrupt and will not boot the laptop anymore. Check the interface of where the hard drive connects to the motherboard and if the hard drive is making any noise. There are mulyiple reasons here, starting with corrupt Windows files and ending with bad hard drive.

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My computer fails to boot up, it states i am missing NTLDR. can this be downloaded.


It sounds like your computer is trying to load from the network. This is done if you don't have an operating system on local media such as a hard drive.

If you boot from hard drive, either your OS has been corrupted, the drive has crashed, or somehow the boot order has been corrupted.

I suspect your HD has been corrupted, possibly by a virus.

TRY starting in safe mode by hitting F8 several times as you try to boot.

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Missing or corrupt \system32\hal.dll


You didn't need to replace the hard drive if there is a missing NTLDR file, it just means that the boot sector is missing or corrupt. You can fix it by putting in your WinXP CD, and choosing REPAIR.(This is known as the Recovery Console and it's in DOS just to warn you...) Then you can type the following at the dos prompt: fixmbr - Fixes corrupt master boot record fixboot - Fixes corrupt boot sector bootcfg /rebuild - Fixes corrupt or missing boot.ini

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