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 INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE error, chkdsk doesn't work 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 More resources !