250G ntfs corrupt ,no virus,surface 100% ok,whats wrong Tags: Hard Drives NTFS Windows XP Storage Last response: June 16, 2009 2:30 PM in Storage Share nokreg11 June 15, 2009 12:57:22 PM i have a 14mth old maxstor stm 3250310AS 250G drive on my XP SP2 working fine & all of a sudden i get chkdsk complaining on xp bootup of ntfs probs , & finally chkdsk itself terminates with 'unspecified error' seatools for dos & spinrite(dos) can find anything wrong with disk, even after 15hr burn in. my pc is multiboot so to rule out malware/virus i booted into another windows xp on a differnt disk & formated & copy files to 250G drive from there. same problem, 250g drive ntfs gets corrupted did memtest86,all ok. what could be wrong? thx More about : 250g ntfs corrupt virus surface 100 whats wrong TonCharr28 June 16, 2009 4:52:16 AM Hi nokreg, maybe your boot record was corrupted? Have you tried repairing your XP installation? xaira June 16, 2009 2:30:50 PM reformat the disk, if it resumes problematic operation, fling it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !