SGE 1244, Reading from a drive has failed.

  • Article ID: 106775
  • Updated: 27 Jun 2009

SafeGuard Easy multi-platform 4.5x

Client OS

Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional Edition

Server OS

Windows 2000, Windows 2003 Standard Edition


What does SGE Error 1244 "Reading from a drive has failed" mean? How can I solve this problem?


The attempt to read data from a drive failed. If this error occurs during the installation of SafeGuard Easy, make sure that physical hard disk “0” includes the start partition.

Protection or virus programs can prevent access to certain drives too; turn them off during the Installation of SafeGuard Easy.

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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