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Report Abuse Message 6 of 17 (51,094 Views) Reply haspac2 Bit Baby Posts: 1 Registered: 03-02-2010 0 Re: Error 2100: HDD0 (Hard disk drive) initialization error (1) Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Abuse 03-02-2010 07:57 AM in reply to shareef777 hello i have the same problem on my IBM lenovo T60ERROR 2100 : HDD0 initialization error (2)can someone please helpmy pc can no more start; and i cant format itny suggestions?? ATAPI CFO MOdel HL-DT-STCD-RW-DVD DRIVE-(S->No valid operating system3. it also gave the same error with an SSD, and all drives were working properly. If the data is really critical and you have money to spend there are disk drive recovery services that can disassemble the drive and use forensic techniques to try to restore as much data as possible. http://thenewnexus.net/initialization-error/initialization-error-oci-dll.html
I turn off the laptop, I get another beep and power it back up. Everytime I do that, it runs perfectly until I reboot the machine. I've seen it once before during a cold boot.My t410 bios is at 1.25. It's important to take time and read my post carefully.
Error 2100 Hdd0 (hard Disk Drive) Initialization Error (2)
There's nothing in the system log about the crash (probably because it wasn't able to find the disk to write to disk). At the very least, they should warn people that their updates can crash your hard drive. I have the same 2100 eroor problem on my x61s. Is it for the recovery process?Thanks Top Profile Reply with quote TuuS Post subject: Re: Error 2100: HDD0 (HardDisk Drive) initialization error (2)?PostPosted: Mon Feb 06, 2012 8:54 am Offline ThinkPadder Joined: Thu Sep 22, 2011 2:41 pm Posts: 1933 Location: Hockessin, Delaware Page 11 of that guide shows you how to boot the live disc, which will run the operating system from the disc without installing.
There is a way to get ur data back. So it's important to be aware of your overall hard drive health and use some utility programs to check and fix hard drive errors on a regular basis.Daniel. _________________240, 380Z, 390X, 570E, 600x, 701C("The ButterFly"), 770, A20...22,31, G40,41,R32,40,50,51,52, R60,61, SL410/510,T20...23,30,40...43, T60p UXGA,T61,T400,TransNote, X20..24,31,40,X41T,X60,61,X60/61T, Z61t, W500No PM's please. When you say "visible", does a GUI appear showing me my hard drive like say ...a Windows Explorer -type?Thanks,Chris Top Profile Reply with quote TuuS Post subject: Re: Error 2100: HDD0 (HardDisk Drive) initialization error (2)?PostPosted: Sat Oct 15, 2011 2:04 pm Offline ThinkPadder Joined: Thu Sep 22, 2011 2:41 pm Posts: 1933 Location: Hockessin, Delaware The harddrive on a T61 is beyond easy to remove/replace. MY email [[email protected]] Last edited by Thinkpad Lover on Sat Oct 15, 2011 5:23 pm, edited 5 times in total.
ATA HDD0: -> Device Error5. Top Profile Reply with quote ajkula66 Post subject: Re: Error 2100: HDD0 (HardDisk Drive) initialization error (2)?PostPosted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 11:26 pm Offline SuperUserGeorge Joined: Sun Feb 25, 2007 11:28 am Posts: 15385 Location: Brodheadsville, Pennsylvania You can obtain a set of recovery disks for your ThinkPad at this forum's Marketplace, just post a WTB (want to buy) ad.Whatever you do, do NOT let Geek Squad touch your ThinkPad with a twenty-foot pole. The theory is that this is the most used area of the drive, and by forcing the operating system onto a less used area, it won't have as many problems. this contact form Install Visual C++ redistributables (specially 2010).
Top Profile Reply with quote Chris2011 Post subject: Re: Error 2100: HDD0 (HardDisk Drive) initialization error (2)?PostPosted: Fri Jan 20, 2012 11:32 am Offline Joined: Fri Oct 14, 2011 7:21 pm Posts: 28 Location: Tampa, FL Thanks again, everybody, for the expert advice. How does it work to boot up the laptop when it cant boot up on it's own? User Name Remember Me? Good morning to you too...
Error 2100 Hdd0 Initialization Error (1)
it worked for me!!! Moderators: Moderator group, Admin group Post new topic Reply to topic Page 1 of 2 [ 38 posts ] Go to page 1 2 Next Print view Previous topic | Next topic Author Message Chris2011 Post subject: Error 2100: HDD0 (HardDisk Drive) initialization error (2)?PostPosted: Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:55 pm Offline Joined: Fri Oct 14, 2011 7:21 pm Posts: 28 Location: Tampa, FL Last night there was a prompt on my laptop Lenovo T61 Thinkpad (2008) about downloading and installing Windows Updates. Error 2100 Hdd0 (hard Disk Drive) Initialization Error (2) td-p/67193Good luck and keep us posted. _________________...Knowledge is a deadly friend when no one sets the rules...(King Crimson)Cheers,George (your grouchy retired FlexView farmer)AARP club members: A31p, T43pSFAbused daily: R61FLPMs requesting personal tech support will be ignored. Error 2100 Hdd0 Initialization Error (3) Reseat the hard drive 2.
If it has any bearing, this is the first time since upgrading to Windows 7 and operating for I can't remember how long, since without any issues. http://thenewnexus.net/initialization-error/initialization-error-java.html Terms & Conditions ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.9/ Connection to 0.0.0.9 failed. Should I worry about it? I'll also add that from the info you posted here last year, it looks like your CDrom drive IS enabled for booting, so if you cannot boot the Linux disc, I'd say it's not burned properly. Error 2100 Hdd0 Initialization Error (1) T400
After that the following error comes whenever I start Windows. Antivirus MSE and Malwarebytes Pro 1.75 Browser Comodo Dragon Golden View Public Profile Find More Posts by Golden 14 Feb 2016 #10 dav1129 Windows XP SP3 49 posts Quote: Originally Posted by Golden Latter. All rights reserved. http://thenewnexus.net/initialization-error/initialization-error-1.html Wii Time Settings Incorrect or Loses Time Fixed!
See the solution Topic options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page r2k Blue Screen Again Posts: 2 Registered: 12-15-2012 Location: India Message 1 of 4 (16,159 Views) T61 "2100: HDD0 (Hard Disk drive) initialization error (2)" [Edited] Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 12-15-2012 09:46 AM - edited 12-15-2012 09:50 AM URGENT!!!NEED Help.I am getting the following Error on my T61 laptop.ERROR2100: HDD0 (Hard Disk drive) initialization error (2)Press
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- I have not (yet) got this error while running Linux on this machine. 10/13/2010 07:57:00 AM Anonymous said...
- A utility program which does a hard drive analysis and checks for drive errors, and locates and isolates any bad sectors is essential.
- oh my goodness, everyone, BEFORE you start panicking, PLEASE shut down your laptop, turn it over, and just give it a couple of hard taps everywhere.
- i wish i saw this before i began to panic like no other!
I had gotten as far as page 6 "Installation of Linux Mint" Top Profile Reply with quote TuuS Post subject: Re: Error 2100: HDD0 (HardDisk Drive) initialization error (2)?PostPosted: Mon Feb 06, 2012 7:36 pm Offline ThinkPadder Joined: Thu Sep 22, 2011 2:41 pm Posts: 1933 Location: Hockessin, Delaware Chris2011 wrote:Thanks, TuuS. boot ur pc from cd, and copy ur data over to ur USB stick. 12/20/2009 01:37:00 AM Ken Hanscom said... Anyway, and instead boot goes to this screen with the exceptions noted below: Except that above the Status line read: Title: \Boot\BCD And the Info line instead reads: An error occurred while trying to read from the boot configuration data. These days I also keep most of my data on a NAS but I do have some folders on a D:\ or Data drive which I would like to retrieve.
It only mentions Vista but I was wondering if any of you guys had it work on XP 4/21/2008 09:18:00 AM Anonymous said... I have at least 3 SATA drives sitting in a box which give the Hard Drive Initialization error. He doesn't mention a caddy. http://thenewnexus.net/initialization-error/initialization-error-mac-dvd-player.html What To Do When A Hard Drive Failsand 200 Ways To Revive A Hard Drive.
At the splash screen I press F1 and I get BIOS Setup Utility> Config> Date/Time> Security> Startup> Restart> HDD Diagnostic programBIOS Version 2.12 (7LETB2WW)BIOS Date 2008-02-20embedded controller version 1.08system-unit serial number (then the serial #)system board serial number (then the serial #)CPU TypeCPU Speed....When I press Startup, I get BIOS Setup Utility. Registeror Login→ Remember Me? All rights reserved.