LDM – Failed to load Volume Manager configuration

Product: Windows Operating System
Event ID: 1501
Source: ldm
Version: 5.2.3790.1830
Message: LDM – Failed to load Volume Manager configuration

This event indicates that the Logical Disk Manager detected I/O failures on the volume or that the volume is corrupt.


Possible causes include:

  • A hardware failure that prevents communication with a disk (for example, a loose cable, a loose disk controller card, or a cable failure).
User Action

Do one or more of the following:

  • Check the status of your hardware for any failures (for example, a disk, controller card, or cable failure).
  • Check Event Viewer for additional events from lower-level storage drivers that might indicate the cause of the failure.
  • Restart the computer.
  • Contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support.


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