Disk I/O error: Status = 00001000 problem guide me.
Posted on 2003-11-07
I am facing a problem for the last 10 days, I could't recover back. Sudenly my system get hanged so what I did was using task ctrl I closed the task one by one. After that I was unble to get my Windows Start button, so I reset the system intentionally. That's all..I was unable to boot my system.
My OS is Windows 2000 Professional
Maxtor HDD 120 GB.
It is sayig this Error info when the time of progress bar is going, ie after selecting the OS type. Only windows 2000 professional is loaded.
Disk I/O error: Status = 00001000
For troubleshooting and advanced setup options for Windows 2000, press F8
Windows NT could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:
You can attempt to repair this file by starting Windows NT
Setup using the original Setup floppy disk or CD-ROM
Select 'r' at the first screen to start repair
It has 2 partitions C and D (40GB and 80GB) both are NTFS partitions. The strange is, if I am trying to add this HDD to some other machine that has same OS, I can able to see the partitions. But I am unable to explore those 2 partitions. So that I am unable to recover my data also.
Please help me pals, very urgend. I have all my works in that HDD.
Expecting a fast response,