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TrueCrypt - Warning! Password locked: Fixed disk0 error message on boot.

When I start my laptop (Acer TravelMate 2410), after the Starting memory check, the screen goes full black, and a message appears for about 3 seconds. After that disappears, the next message comes out: Operating System Not Found and all stops here.

Windows XP was installed on it, before this came.

The TrueCrypt CD (witch was made during the process of full encryption) is not working, not in restoring MBR, no even in decrypting my drive - completely useless.

Note: I detected some short of boot sector errors (I don't know the amount) on my drive before this happened.

My computer is unusable now. The HDD is a Samsung HDD, 160Gb. Other preferences: Acer TravelMate 2410 Notebook, 2 Gb RAM, 1500 Mhz Intel Celeron M processor.

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Sounds like your boot sector is corrupt. There are many tools you can use including the recovery console. I hope you have backups that's the best way to get your system back. – Ramhound Dec 15 '12 at 22:28
Buy and run SpinRite – Jan Doggen Dec 18 '12 at 8:05

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