Inaccessible boot device error (cloning scsi to IDE) Tags: SCSI Boot Devices Windows Last response: May 12, 2010 12:06 PM in Windows 2000/NT Share rscssmd May 12, 2010 11:15:52 AM After cloning from a scsi drive to an ide drive, I receive the following "Inaccessible boot device" More about : inaccessible boot device error cloning scsi ide Ijack May 12, 2010 12:06:20 PM You would. Your scsi installation uses scsi drivers, so it can't access your ide disk. It's not easy to clone Windows 2000 between different machines - even different IDE controllers can cause problems. I believe that later versions of Windows are a bit more forgiving in this regard. Much easier, and safer, to just do a fresh installation, move any data, and reinstall your applications. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Inaccessible Boot Device SCSI Question Forum SolvedInaccessible_Boot_Device after hard drive clone Forum Windows 8.1 inaccessible_boot_device BSOD after attempting to clone to new ssd Forum INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE with new IDE RAID controller Forum Stop error inaccessible boot device windows 2000 Forum inaccessible_boot_device error and CHKDSK Forum STOP error - INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE - on booting-up Forum HELP: STOP error - Inaccessible Boot Device Forum HELP: STOP error: inaccessible boot device Forum HELP! Inaccessible Boot Device error in K8N Neo2 Forum INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE stop error after service pack upg.. Forum inaccessible boot device error message Forum SolvedDrive dismounting, becoming inaccessible, throwing "I/O device error" at me Forum SolvedThe boot selection failed because a required device is inaccessible 0xc000000e Forum SolvedThe boot selection failed because a required device is inaccessible Forum my hp won't boot from hard drive or dvd says a required device is inaccessible Forum 0xc000000e boot selection failed because a required device is inaccessible - Weird temp fix, need help. Forum SolvedAfter cloning to SSD shows reboot and select proper boot device Forum XP Inaccessible Boot Device Forum W2k Inaccessible Boot Device after copying to new hd Forum More resources !