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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Computer will not boot.
Form the info you provided, you have a RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) disk array. RAID 0 (striped disks) distributes data across several disks in a way that gives improved speed and full capacity, but all data on all disks will be lost if any one disk fails. Apparently Diagnostics has determined that “Drive 2” is defective. You will have to replace the defective hard drive and reload the Windows operating system.
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Posted on Nov 21, 2008
The NVidia Chipset ID's the HDD controller as an iSCSI controller. You may need to install the Media Shield Driver:
But as far as functinality, I believe it is a cosmetic issue.
Posted on Apr 10, 2009
Unmountable Boot Volumes almost always indicate a failure of the hard drive. You can try running CHKDSK /R from recovery console or a clean installation of Windows. If those fail, replace the hard drive.
Posted on Oct 02, 2009
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