Windows has encountered a problem communicating with a device connected to your computer.

This error can be caused by unplugging a removable storage device such as an external USB drive while the device is in use, or by faulty hardware such as a hard drive or CD-ROM drive that is failing. Make sure any removable storage is properly connected and then restart your computer

If you continue to receive this error message, contact the hardware manufacturer.

⠀⠀ File: \Boot\BCD

⠀⠀ Status: 0xc00000e9

⠀⠀ Info: An unexpected I/O error has occurred.

That's the error message that is always appearing on my screen every time I open my laptop. I can't open the windows.

  • Can you boot if you switch to safe mode? – Ramhound Mar 19 '14 at 2:33

If you can't boot up in safe mode and using windows 7: Boot off your windows 7 DVD and select repair my computer in the bottom left of the window. Select startup repair.

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