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System will not boot, Windows XP RRS feed

  • Question

  • Keep getting a "Disk read error", ran a read test and got "Error Code 0F00:0244, Msg: Block 103565: Uncorrectable data error or media is write protected. Any info as to what may be causing this will be appreciated, thanks. Also will not boot in Safe Mode, keep tapping F8 and nothing happens.
    • Edited by jem837 Friday, September 30, 2011 11:56 PM
    Friday, September 30, 2011 11:46 PM

All replies

  • It appears your hard drive has failed and should be replaced.
    Carey Frisch
    Saturday, October 1, 2011 12:06 AM
    Moderator
  • Would reinstalling windows XP solve this problem?
    jem837
    Saturday, October 1, 2011 12:32 AM