Quote: Originally Posted by bdfenn
Today I was on this web site and I tried to scroll down and everthing froze up. My screen got dim, then went blank, then a black screen came up saying my boot selection failed and a required device is inaccessible, status: 0xc000000e. Does any one know what this means? Every since then my computer has been unstable, crashing a number of times. Only thing i've done was split my page file. I left the min. amount on my system drive and put the rest on another drive. Both drives are solid state. Could this be the cause of my failure?
Go to the website of the disk mfg. Download his test program and run same.
Hard drive diagnostics and utilities Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp.
latest diagnostic software and utilities from the manufacturer of your hard drive(s).
Western Digital Support > Downloads > Select Product
Hitachi Drive Fitness Test http://www.hitachigst.com/hdd/suppor...2_v416_b00.iso
tests SCSI, IDE and SATA drives without overwriting data
Seagate SeaTools SeaTools | Seagate
Comprehensive, easy-to-use diagnostic tool. Determine condition and examine physical service of a disk drive.
Seagate DiscWizard DiscWizard | Seagate
Add a new hard drive. Copy all the data and operating system from an old drive to the new one which will be bootable. Partition and format a new drive.