The file cannot read Tags: Configuration Computers Error Message Windows XP Last response: January 31, 2013 4:06 PM in Windows XP Share gichena mkubo January 28, 2013 4:09:25 AM Hello, when i start my deskto computer, it boot but after few minutes it display an error message" the file cannot read" and then it turn off itself.Now, what is the probleum and what is the solution for this More about : file read PhilFrisbie January 29, 2013 9:21:06 PM We need more details. When did this problem start? What changed? New drivers, Windows updates, anything else? Have you tried booting up in Safe Mode? m 0 l hang-the-9 January 31, 2013 4:06:38 PM Sicily4455 said:Have you tried it on another computer? Ah, tried WHAT in another computer? I don't hink you read the post all the way though. Could be a bad hard-drive, but maybe not if you are lucky. Boot the computer from the XP disk, select repair, and run the chkdsk /r command at the dos prompt. http://pcsupport.about.com/od/termsr/p/recoveryconsole.... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcannot delete program file that is not full or write protected even after unchecking read only in properties Forum Cannot read optical disc using Live File System after installing samsung magician RAPID for 840 pro SSD Forum cannot remove read-only file attribe in folders Forum Cannot copy file cannot read from the source file or disk Forum SolvedUSB backup hard drive cannot read some files Forum Directory file cannot read Forum Cannot copy file cannot read from the source file or disk Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 cannot read files on my external drive. Forum Cannot delete file cannot read from the source file or disk Forum Cannot read IMG00001 DAT file in win7 Forum Cannot read from source file or disk Forum Cannot read from the source file or disk Forum Virus cannot delete cannot read from source file Forum Cannot delete file: cannot read from the source file or disk - unable to write t Forum "Cannot delete file: Cannont read from the source file or .. Forum "Cannot delete file: Cannont read from the source file or .. Forum XP HOME "Cannot Read From Source File Or Disk" Error Forum Windows ME / file 'cannot be read' Forum "Cannot Delete: cannot read from source file or disk" HELP Forum Why window 7 cannot read all the files in the usb whereas window xp can Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !