A disk read error occured

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When i boot windows XP i very often get a

A disk read error occured.
Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart.

Does anyone know what is the reason for this? It boots successfully around
30% of the times i try.
Does anyone know how to fix it?

Thanks in advane.
 

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"*FLarsen*" <FLarsen@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> When i boot windows XP i very often get a
>
> A disk read error occured.
> Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart.
>
> Does anyone know what is the reason for this? It boots successfully around
> 30% of the times i try.
> Does anyone know how to fix it?
>
> Thanks in advane.