Solved Unmountable Boot Volume Tags: Configuration Blue Screen Boot Hard Drives Windows XP Last response: May 17, 2011 4:14 PM in Windows XP Share ImJaneG April 30, 2011 9:19:12 PM I have a blue screen error on boot up: UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME. The hard drive is disabled in the BIOS. The last time the computer was shut down, a WindowsXP automatic update was installed. This error happened on next boot up and ever since. More about : unmountable boot volume Best solution Anonymous April 30, 2011 10:36:59 PM Boot from a Windows XP CD, get into the Recovery Console and run chkdsk /p/r c: until there are no errors. ImJaneG May 17, 2011 4:14:20 PM Quote:Boot from a Windows XP CD, get into the Recovery Console and run chkdsk /p/r c: until there are no errors. Thank you. I did this, and it worked. Getting a hold of the Windows CD was the toughest part, since my computer didn't come with them. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ImJaneG May 17, 2011 4:14:32 PM Best answer selected by ImJaneG. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUnmountable boot volume bsod (no windows cd) ForumFix UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME using Ubuntu LiveUSB ForumEl1200 06w and unmountable_boot_volume ForumDell unmountable boot volume ForumUnmountable boot volume BSOD after format/install from disc Forum" UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME " ForumNeed Help With Unmountable Boot Volume Error in Vista 32 bit ForumUNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME (NO CD) WinXP ForumDell Inspiron Laptop hard drive BS, Unmountable boot volume ForumUNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME - Multiple Partitions ForumI cant acess chkdsk /r on my hp pavilion n5430 says unmountable boot volume ForumUnmountable _ boot_volume ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumBSOD- Unmountable Boot Volume 0x000000ED ForumUnmountable Boot Volume using xp ForumUnmountable boot volume ForumUnmountable Boot volume error ForumLaptop: Unmountable Boot Volume in XP ForumLaptop: Unmountable Boot Volume in XP ForumUNMOUNTABLE BOOT VOLUME More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !