Laptop Failing

  Natonstan 12:04 07 Jun 2008
Locked

Hello, I have a HP Compaq nx6125 , and ive had 3 hard drive failures this year so I am pretty mad... right now i have no OS installed, but it will not let me install one, when i boot up ( regardless of me having an XP/Vista disk in or not) I get this message on a blue screen:

STOP:c0000221 unknown hard error/system root/system32/ntdll.dll

Anybody help?

  MAT ALAN 13:58 07 Jun 2008

3 hard drive failures this year...

I would doubt that unless you have had them tested to confirm.
I would be more inclined to look at a more generic fault namely your ide ribbon cables, if these are damaged or the likes they will generate a similar error message...

  woodchip 14:06 07 Jun 2008

Sounds like you have faulty ram

  birdface 14:07 07 Jun 2008

Is it under 1 year old it would still be covered under the 1 year warranty.probably nothing to do with your one but worth checking.click here

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Dell XPS 13 9370 (2018) review

The art of 'British' pulp fiction

Best password managers for Mac

TV & streaming : comment regarder le Tournoi des Six Nations 2018 ?