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help I cant get it to work, UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME


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Angq

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Hello

Im having this error "UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME" when ever Windows XP is about to load. I got this error when I was going to install my DVD burner from Sony. I have 2 HD and 2 CD/DVD rom drives total

C:/ = master , D:/ = slave

DVD burner = master , cdburner = slave

My D: drive jumper is set on 32gb clip (its from Hitachi, installed a long time ago).

Its driving me nuts. I got my DVD drive 21 Jan for my birthday, installed it work perfect till I shutdown my pc, and started it in the nest morning. IM posting this from my Linux live cd (god bless linux)

Edited by Angq, 22 January 2006 - 10:13 AM.

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Thebinaryman

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one possibility is that your power supply is not powerfull enough to power 2 hard disks, plus 2 optical drives and whatever else you have on your system. From what i understand of your question, it stopped working when you plugged in the dvd drive, so that is why power is a possiblity. try disconnecting the dvd drive and see what happens.
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