I did determine that it was a Super 7, which were what introduced lots of folks to AMD chips. Helpful +3 Report Kjeld Feb 10, 2010 at 05:10 PM Hi, I lost my two drives after having installed Norton 360 from a cdrom, and so did my wife. In the registry window, find the NoDriveTypeAutoRun entry f. thanks Helpful +0 Report Rekha Mar 3, 2010 at 11:39 AM Thank You It worked like a charm . http://roguewb.com/windows-98/usb-driver-for-windows-98.html
I typed in the instructions from microsoft exactly as they appear on that link above--including the drive letter D: But when I click on My Computer, there is no reference to If it's a desktop, are both the HDD & CD drive connected to the same IDE cable? right click !
The important thing here is to ensure that the Autoexec.bat file references this by the same name as the Config.sys file. HELP?! I followed your instructions and got my CD-ROM drive (on one PC) and my DVD-ROM drive (on another PC) back to work again. Windows 98 Download I have three CD ROM drives confirmed working on other computers that I tried putting into this computer and they ALL experience the SAME issue that the guy described was wrong
Click the "Improve performance by defragmenting the hard disk" on Search Help topics and follow the suggestions to troubleshoot the problem.j. Windows 98 Not Recognizing Cd Drive I tried the same thing with a different drive, and the results are the same. Update the DVD driver with the latest version of software from the manufacturer's website.ix. But if done in the past when a different combination of hardware was connected, and not re-done to suit the latest set, then these allocations would be unsuitable, and there would
Proffitt Forum moderator / December 26, 2003 8:00 AM PST In reply to: Re:Re:Win. 98 won't detect IDE CD-ROM 1. If you cannot read the contents of a CD in the drive by typing E:dir, then the drive is likely dead. The cd rom in this machine has always been the d: drive, so I am basically getting more and more confused with each thing I try" 1. The bad news is the yellow !
Advertisement msutto Thread Starter Joined: Dec 20, 2007 Messages: 17 Hello, I am trying to install Windows 98 on a new HDD I just purchased, but right from the start I https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/486573/win98-cd-rom-drive-issues-d-is-not-accessable-the-device-is-not-ready/ Click Yes to confirm.g. Windows 98 Cd Rom Driver Reply With Quote 12-09-2004,09:36 AM #3 FastLearner View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Master Geek Join Date Jul 2004 Location Fulda, Germany Posts 996 Thanks Ski. Windows 98 Dvd Drivers But, the company behind the search engine has evolved into a … [Read More...] Return to top of page Copyright ©2017 About | Privacy | Contact Information | Wrtie For Us
If that does not work, then check Compaq's site for a chipset driver d/l for your system. Check This Out Proffitt Forum moderator / July 5, 2008 11:52 PM PDT In reply to: I think i know a solution So it's unlikely they will still run 98. nothing at the moment seems 2 work. My motherboard doesn't have an IDE connector, but I do have two open PCI slots. How To Install Windows 98
That is, is it an intel-based motherboard, via, nvidia? Progress (even if only a little). without driver support ?Linux would be easier Mint is good !Googling is quicker than waiting for an answer.... Source What you will be doing is uninstalling the cd-rom and cd-rw in the device manager so that you can allow the system to reinstall them.
Just in case it matters, I have a 30 GB hard drive on the primary IDE connector alone as a master. I do not have a Win 98 cd, but I do have a Win98 startup floppy that I made way back when everything was working. this may be your solution.
Interesting that this is very similar to a system I still have, the Presario 5220, which has a Via chipset and despite being a proprietary Compaq motherboard with integrated video, it AGAIN....THANK YOU!!! As NIKE says : JUST DO IT ! Click on File Systemiii.
If after cleaning the drive and CDs you still get errors, it is likely the disc drive is bad. It is a blank text document. The biggest problem is doing this is often locating your CD-ROM drive's real mode driver in the first place. have a peek here Really the only good thing that came out of my re-formatting was finding out that the hard drive has no errors...
What have you got to loose? Type the command xcopy D:\*.* C:\cdcopy\*.* /v /e (D:\ is the CD/DVD disk drive and C:\ the hard disk drive.)iii. Leave a comment Helpful +22 Report jwa2 Jan 21, 2010 at 11:26 AM what should one do if you you get the the "under dvd/cd drives open + and look 4 Reply With Quote 12-09-2004,09:13 PM #12 alex666 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Master Geek Join Date Mar 2001 Location Hyde Park, UT 84318 Posts 836 Here's
These items were: GDI.exe User.exe I also had many Load Start, LoadFail messages, and they all were in the format: LoadStart = c:\windows\fonts\xxx LoadFail = " All of them had failure Note the file name that will be listed in the description box. First of all, I apologize for getting so frustrated. See More ↓ #4 ToshibaPortegeM400 March 15, 2012 at 16:17:37 Hi,A long story.....The laptop is a hand medown which was historically a business use, it was wiped before reciept andthe only
Thank you again for your tips. Shut down windows and then reboot. You may have to enter the administrator password if requestedc. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/778215 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Verify that the SCSI drive is installed according to Step 5 of http://support.microsoft.com/kb/126380/en-use. hammerheadJul 1, 2001, 1:05 AM Agree, backing up temporarily to another HDD is a good solution.It sounds like your 'new' system is running incorrect windows device drivers for the mobo.You can I then remove cd and boot disk, boot into safe mode, remove the drive, and then restart in normal mode. If your drive is a SCSI CD-ROM drive, verify that the SCSI controller is listed on the Windows HCL list.
I list all this to show that, IMHO, Compaq used a solid mobo. Reply With Quote 12-09-2004,11:54 AM #7 FastLearner View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Master Geek Join Date Jul 2004 Location Fulda, Germany Posts 996 ok ski, I'll