Great, thanks again. I will check out the hard drive and hopefully figure this out. I was also told that it might be a motherboard issue which causes the BIOS to detect the hard drives but not actually do anything with them. I thought it was odd, but at this point I'm trying a lot of options.
Thanks for the fast response. I had worked through that already, but I learned something along the way.
The hard drives show up in the BIOS, but do not under the Windows Recovery Console. So I tried a disconnecting the drives, and starting Windows XP setup. Neither drive could be seen by the...
Hello all -
I booted up one day last week to the following:
"Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: <Windows root>\system32\hal.dll"
So I tried a couple solutions from the Windows recovery console, including FIXBOOT and FIXMBR, which did not work. When I...