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Windows 7: Hard drive error 2100: HDDO initilization error (1)

25 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 , 64 bit os
Hard drive error 2100: HDDO initilization error (1)

Hi ,
This morning when i was browsing on my W510, all of a suddent the pc got hanged and restarted.

and showed a messge : Hard drive error 2100: HDDO initilization error (1)
I hard restarted the pc and ran hard disk drive diagnostics program. and results were pass for both "controller diag" and "read verification and speed test "

After restarting the windows normally, the pc is working fine, May I know why this error is caused.
Are there any problems with my hard drive. please help.
I have attached the system information .

Also please let me know, these errors occur only because of hardware errors or this might happen even due to software issues.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Nov 2010   #2

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

Initialization error on HDD0 (Main hard drive)
Reseat the hard drive
Main hard drive
System board

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Nov 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64


I suggest that you run SeaTools, if that was not the program you ran. See here: | Seagate
My System SpecsSystem Spec

25 Nov 2010   #4

Windows 7 , 64 bit os
Feedback required.

Thank you all for your suggestions, I still need to carry out all the test as suggested by TESW.

What I would like to know is "Is this kind of error is caused all the time due to problem with hard drive or does it happen due to software issues also "

The reason why I'm asking this is
1) As my friends told whenever they had received this error, their hard disk stopped working and they had to replace.
2) In my case I found this problem only once. and after restarting the drive is working fine.

Could you please provide your feedback on this.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Nov 2010   #5

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

This is an error code that is only generated by the hard drives in a lenovo laptop, and does not appear to be a software issue...
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Hard drive error 2100: HDDO initilization error (1)

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