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C:\ 2.5GB (Windows 2K, D:\2.0GB (Windows Me), E:\3.0GB (Apps), F:\2.0GB (Games), I:\2.0GB (free), J:\2.0GB (free), K:\1.38GB (Win X temp), L:\651MB (for Burner disk transfer). Now I'm trying to put on XP or 2000. I have installed all critical updates and SP2, and have loaded all drivers for the MoBo with no success in making the error "go away" Here is my hardware config: Old: tried to initialize disk on MDR but shows error of internal I/O error Forum Windows 8 repeating disk error!

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Advertisements Latest Threads New article coming soon... Disk I/O error: Status = 00008001 10. The time now is 12:24 PM. I DO, however, still see this error message when windows is booting when the problem drive is installed(as slave).

RESOLUTION To resolve this issue, physically disconnect or remove the Zip drive during setup. Jim Reply With Quote January 3rd, 2005,06:36 PM #2 glass cleaner View Profile View Forum Posts Banned Join Date Dec 2004 Location Bridgend somerset Posts 7 try without the zip drive downloading a flash for the board now(isnt counting my 512MB chips either) - Ill post my results... ray123, Jan 1, 2006 #7 glc Forum Administrator Staff Member Joined: May 26, 2000 Messages: 47,935 Location: Joplin MO Get a USB or parallel Zip drive if you must keep using

Reply With Quote November 15th, 2001,06:17 PM #7 skorne View Profile View Forum Posts 5000 Join Date Nov 2001 Location Seattle, WA, USA Posts 3 Getting the same error this AM... Also a quick fix may be to reinstall win 2000 you will have the option to detect and repair the win 2000 o/s. Any Idea?? http://www.compatdb.org/forums/topic/5479-disk-io-error-00008001-what-the-hell-does-this-mean/ and Loads a few files Then Bottom of screen displays "Set Up is Starting Windows" and hangs here??

I have a Promise Technology Inc. All rights reserved. I am getting the same results with the Hard Drive set to 'Cable Select' or 'Master'. The time now is 01:24 PM.

The settings are right on the Drive. http://windowsitpro.com/windows/jsi-tip-4506-windows-2000-setup-issues-disk-io-error-when-started-cd-rom-or-setup-floppies I guess I might as well not use it. But I had already put the HD directly into the Motherboard. Dec 4, 2001 Jerold Schulman | Windows IT Pro EMAIL Tweet Comments 0 Advertisement If you start Windows 2000 Setup from a CD-ROM or Setup floppies, you may receive: Disk I/O

Trying to Install Windows XP: I am getting the Windows Set Up Blue screen w/ the message at the bottom that says "Set Up is Starting Windows". Better than nothing. I believe you were correct that it was a conflict w/ the Controller card, an old PC, and a new HD. JSI Tip 2051.

Community Sponsors Advertisement WindowsITPro.com Windows Exchange Server SharePoint Virtualization Cloud Systems Management Site Features Contact Us Awards Community Sponsors Media Center RSS Sitemap Site Archive View Mobile Site Penton Privacy Policy I was finally able to read the number when I tried to install Win2000 pro on another hard drive and it appear just before I was trying to install Win2000. You also said "Partiton the New HD so it can accept a new OS? Here is the info I found regarding the Disk I/O error: Status 00008001.

By the way, are the zip drives still available? My brother in law said I need this card in order to recognize the 160 gig. About Us PC Review is a computing review website with helpful tech support forums staffed by PC experts.

ray123, Dec 31, 2005 #5 glc Forum Administrator Staff Member Joined: May 26, 2000 Messages: 47,935 Location: Joplin MO Don't put the Zip on the primary master.

Reply With Quote January 3rd, 2005,06:47 PM #3 jaimicook View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Aug 2002 Posts 197 You're right! The system has an Amptron K7-825DLU (PC Chips) board (ugh) with an AMD Duron 1.2 Gig proc and 256 Meg of ram. Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password? So no need to check the Fujitsu.

You got an IDE Hard disk eh? Reply With Quote November 13th, 2000,12:14 PM #2 slap View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Member Join Date Apr 2000 Location earth Posts 261 you get this durring the install? I set the jumper to CS and Master and get the same error. I've had nothing but problems with these zip drives.

I can't find the "Any Key" in this keyboard. Yargwel, Mar 24, 2006 #2 ~Pyrate~ MajorGeek I think the problem you are having is that your BIOS does not support 48-bit logic block addressing and that is why your cousin ray123 Joined: Aug 22, 2004 Messages: 130 Hello.