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  1. Joined : Jul 2014
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       26 Nov 2014 #51

    Software errors maybe but if mechanical parts or controller electronics are a problem, no SW can repair that.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Newport, South Wales, UK
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 - XP/Vista/Win7/Win8.1 in VM for testing
       26 Nov 2014 #52

    With conventional drives, suffering this issue due to the latest TP version, there are a lot of people stating that accessing the drive is possible via a Linux Live CD, and indeed some have stated that the mere action of accessing this way can reset the drive to a working state.

    This may be something to try if all other methods fail
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  3.    26 Nov 2014 #53

    CountMike said: View Post
    Software errors maybe but if mechanical parts or controller electronics are a problem, no SW can repair that.
    Yes understood, i used to sell HDD in there thousands when i worked for Mitsubishi years ago failuares were very rare But there were a few.I must of misunderstood the origianl thread.
    regards Topper.
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  4. Joined : Jul 2014
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       26 Nov 2014 #54

    toppergraph said: View Post
    CountMike said: View Post
    Software errors maybe but if mechanical parts or controller electronics are a problem, no SW can repair that.
    Yes understood, i used to sell HDD in there thousands when i worked for Mitsubishi years ago failuares were very rare But there were a few.I must of misunderstood the origianl thread.
    regards Topper.
    Ha ha, problems with too long threads, almost always they end up with something else.
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  5. Joined : Oct 2014
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    W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
       26 Nov 2014 #55

    Barman58 said: View Post
    With conventional drives, suffering this issue due to the latest TP version, there are a lot of people stating that accessing the drive is possible via a Linux Live CD, and indeed some have stated that the mere action of accessing this way can reset the drive to a working state.

    This may be something to try if all other methods fail
    As I said here on or in another thread. I think the cause is the partition overlapping whether the partition is mbr or gpt. I think this is what causing boot issues. It would be interesting to know if it does this when windows 7 is installed on a partition without the system reserve partition or with windows having a system reserve partition. This may explain why it doesn't work on some Vm's setup as well. Does the system reserve partition need to be bigger or is the build overlapping partition when it shouldn't.

    Another possible thing, is the active partition got set wrong during install this will also cause boot errors and can be set back using diskpart from the installation disk.
    Last edited by groze; 26 Nov 2014 at 13:34.
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  6. Joined : Nov 2013
    Houston
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       26 Nov 2014 #56

    Yea 10 made shambles of the 7 boot manager Twice nothing fixed but a clean install so there might be a difference in installs without the system reserved partition ?
    Cheers.
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  7. Joined : Nov 2013
    Houston
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       26 Nov 2014 #57

    On another note,
    Accidently I noticed 10 can access 7's system but 7 can not access 10's system,
    I got a you do not have permissions to access :/
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  8. Joined : Nov 2014
    Warren, MI
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    W10 Pro/W7 Pro 64-bit
       26 Nov 2014 #58

    ThrashZone said: View Post
    On another note,
    Accidently I noticed 10 can access 7's system but 7 can not access 10's system,
    I got a you do not have permissions to access :/
    If you use a third party file manager, open as administrator or a UAC pauses the access but you get access. I use Total Commander and have been since W98 maybe. I pass my MS Outlook PST files back/forth using it.
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  9. Joined : Nov 2013
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       26 Nov 2014 #59

    Good tip,
    You may have missed the point,
    7 can not make changes to 10 is my interpretation of the built in install of 10 meaning 10 is a restrictive alpha,
    Cheers.
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  10. Joined : Nov 2014
    Warren, MI
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    W10 Pro/W7 Pro 64-bit
       26 Nov 2014 #60

    ThrashZone said: View Post
    Good tip,
    You may have missed the point,
    7 can not make changes to 10 is my interpretation of the built in install of 10 meaning 10 is a restrictive alpha,
    Cheers.
    That's less clear. Exactly what were you trying to do?
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