Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

Dreaded Blue Screen of Death for Dell Eimension 4700


  • Please log in to reply

#1
mtbradshaw

mtbradshaw

    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 2 posts
Turn on my computer and get a black screen that tells me that Windows has been shut down to prevent damage to the system. Try to boot up in Safe Mode and recieve this dreaded BLUE SCREEN OF DEATH with the error message "Unmountable_boot_volume."
I rebooted the computer using the Windows XP Reinstallation disk and ran the CHKDSK /R and it came back with the message that there are 1 or more errors on the drive. I then ran a hard drive diagnostics test, and it returned the following information:

Drive 0: Maxtor 6Y080M0 - Fail. Return Code: 7
Drive 2: Samsung CDRW/DVD SM-352F - Diagnostics not supported

I have not run any other CHKDSK commands.
Is there anything I can do at this point to save my hard drive, or is everything lost, meaningless, hopeless, and grey?
  • 0

Advertisements


#2
Saynt Cinn

Saynt Cinn

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 27 posts
Yeah that return code 7 has deemed that your drive has failed....So pretty much call dell if your in warranty and if not time for a new drive. Sorry Doll
  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP