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Computer crashed I can't get into Windows on my Sony Vaio laptop. It is displaying the following codes: File:windowssystem32winload.exe Status: 0xc00000e9 Info: An unexpected I/O error has occured Is there anything I can do to fix it myself? I had to put in a product below that is wrong- I couldn't get it to enter otherwise. The actual product is: Sony Vaio VGN-CR120e PC Notebook

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  • Nana62008 Jul 19, 2008

    Thanks for the info. I took it into Best Buys wonderful Geek Squad. You're right, it's the hard drive :(

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This is an operating system failure. You can try a system repair or reload with your recovery or operating system disc. Start with the repair, then the reload, if necessary. However, I've found that about 7 out of 10 times in a case like this, the hard drive has crashed and needs replaced. If you have any issues during or after the repiar/reload then it's the hard drive.

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