No Events Logged on Restart If Disk Mirror Is Broken While Computer Is Off

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If a disk in a mirror set is removed while the computer is off, no event is logged when you restart the computer. Events are logged only if the drive fails, or is physically removed or disabled, while the computer is running.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time    Version      Size     File name   --------------------------------------------------   11/11/00  07:02  2195.2711.297.3 368,976  Dmboot.sys   11/11/00  07:01  5.00.2195.2709    2,560  Sp2res.dll				

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Windows 2000. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.
For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
249149 Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes

Article ID: 276609 - Last Review: 10/21/2013 02:42:12 - Revision: 3.3

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