Hard disk Failure ? for WIndows

Hello ya all … i have a problem! I just FOrmated my 80gb ATA hard disk and i want ti install Windows Xp Pro SP2 ! When i boot from the cd rom and the blue setup screen appears , after 3-4 minutes an error mesage appear :" file \i386\KDCOM.DLL could not be loaded the error code is 7 "

I pluged the hard disk to another computer to formated through windows the same again
Also i tried to setup windows through the other computer same problem again!

Any solutions Guys ? p.s: i allready tried different versions of win xp pro !!! nada again

Is there a virus on my hard disk or A hard disk Problem ???

HELP PLZ


Hello ya all … i have a problem! I just FOrmated my 80gb ATA hard disk and i want ti install Windows Xp Pro SP2 ! When i boot from the cd rom and the blue setup screen appears , after 3-4 minutes an error mesage appear :" file \i386\KDCOM.DLL could not be loaded the error code is 7 "

I pluged the hard disk to another computer to formated through windows the same again
Also i tried to setup windows through the other computer same problem again!

Any solutions Guys ? p.s: i allready tried different versions of win xp pro !!! nada again

Is there a virus on my hard disk or A hard disk Problem ???

go here or here …sounds like a bad cd rom drive or the cd is dirty…clean it…:slight_smile:

Nope not dirty m8 !!! i said i tryedto install windows different versions… samething

You can test your hard drive with a hard drive diagnostic. Every computer manufacturer has one you can download. They use DOS. You install them on a floppy or CD and boot up.

I usually use the “SeaTools Desktop” one here:

http://www.seagate.com/support/seatools/index.html

or the Western Digital diag for CD:
http://support.wdc.com/download/index.asp?cxml=n&pid=999&swid=30

or the Western Digital diag for floppy:
http://support.wdc.com/download/index.asp?cxml=n&pid=999&swid=2