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Partition Magic Error 108

Causes of Error 108 Corrupt download or incomplete installation of PartitionMagic software. Translation is the process that allows a computer to see drives larger than 500MB by using an interface between the drive and the BIOS. Symantec never updated the program. System File Checker will begin scanning for Error 108 and other system file problems (be patient - the system scan may take a while).

Then, in 2009, Symantec >> announced they no longer offer it. I'd advise taking it to someone and doing nothing else for now if the data is valuable to you. OK. I also tried running PtEdit, but it seems to hang the computer.

What are you trying to accomplish now? Symantec never updated the program. I dare not cancel the partition and >>> renew it. >> The tool is probably Partition Magic 8. > > That's pretty old software, especially considering what you are doing > You can also click the [ ] image to hide the instructions as you proceed through each step.

  1. PartitionMagic) you want to back up.
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  3. Symantec never updated the program.
  4. To access it i need to >>remove the 108 partition error >>as stated previously >> >> > > There is no need to use Partition Magic in attempts to > recover
  5. They should be C 1023, H 254, S 63 Your start and end sectors look correct at 2048 and 151019519.
  6. And wipe every thing off that hard drive and >>> start again. >>> >> The disk is blank.
  7. I take all of the data off of the partition in question and move it to a folder on another partition.

It is one of the best. During the realignment process, Gparted forced a chkdsk/f on C:, which "fixed" a whole bunch of errors.  I've always been suspecious of chkdsk /f's fixes, but whatever the cause, now there First, I'll explain what the error means: "These two errors (108 & 110) are what are commonly referred to at PowerQuest as partition table errors. In these cases you will want to run PARTINFO and call Technical Support.

the file system is back. Running pqmagic with /ipe switch, I can see that only the boot partition is damaged, the rest seem fine. Do you know of a way I could do that?  That is, other than ptedit, since I can't seem to access that. Right-Click to bring up the Start Context Menu.

Developer:PowerQuest Corporation Software:PartitionMagic Applies to:Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 Download NowWinThruster 2015 - Scan your PC for computer errors. So should i start again with easeus for example ? > If the disk is blank, then there is no risk to testing with any software you want. uly Contributor4 Reg: 03-Jul-2010 Posts: 24 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Re: Partition Magic: Fixing partition table error Posted: 06-Jul-2010 | 4:18PM • Permalink Reviewing the partition in detail, I've come Either way the MBR is now pointing to a wrong file table.

While holding CTRL-Shift on your keyboard, hit ENTER. Do you think I am anywhere close? On the old IDE (ribbon cable) disks, you have to make sure the jumpers are set correctly, before using. Click Programs and Features.

Those older type tools were usually used to support older OS's like Win 95a which didn't recognize larger than 2.1 Gig drives.Or for systems that the bios doesn't support larger than this content I'm at a loss at what to do next, though.  I suspect the current problem has to do with Vista's 2048-aligned requirement.  Should I try to move the partition up to Instructions for Windows XP: Open Programs and Features by clicking the Start button. Because of this risk, we highly recommend using a trusted registry cleaner such as WinThruster (Developed by Microsoft Gold Certified Partner) to scan and repair any Error 108-related registry problems.

Or is it an external hard disk (connected via USB or eSATA)? However, if the BIOS cannot detect the hard disk than bootable media (with Killdisk) will also not find it. Step 6: Uninstall and Reinstall the PartitionMagic Program Associated with Error 108 If your 108 error is related to a specific program, reinstalling PartitionMagic-related software could be the answer. weblink How is the Gold Competency Level Attained?

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So should i start again with easeus for example ? When I was trying to do the partition of my C drive, the Fedora Core seems unable to create the swap partition for my trouble drive. Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 View Mobile Site LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks Bookmark & Share Digg this Thread! If you would like to learn more about manual registry editing, please see the links below.

If you get a boot disk of one of these programs it can tell you if that is one the boot sector of the drive.All these similar tools have a code Nuts. Remember Central Point's PC Tools and what Symantec did with >>>>>>> that? >>>>>>> >>>>>>> Dump PM8. check over here See if this fixes it...

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I can't even delete the non-dos partition. Then, in 2009, Symantec > announced they no longer offer it. I understand about your Vista partition now. Even when 8 was a > new version back in late 2002 (but I got it around mid 2003), I had > problems with this program; however, since they were preparing