kaitlyn · 4 months ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse This message means that your floppy disc drive (FDD) is uniqs703 Share « (topic move) Vaio Village • Flashing BIOS - I want your recommendation »page: 1 · 2 · next swanboyjoin:2001-01-22Hollywood, FL swanboy Member 2002-Jan-3 9:46 pm XP: Incorrect Drive Then go down to "floppy disc drives". Ensure that correct floppy drive and HDD are properly detected. this content
If your going to do that then....it will be a good trade...So lets talk bench top troubleshooting... It should then fit your Dell. On systems with control of wait states, improper Setup settings can also terminate POST and cause this error on the next boot. Reboot computer with 98 boot disc in A drive.
Do regedit and Delete all keys for Symantec and Norton... they're pretty cool.What do you all think?This way i can carry over all my components and HD- and work from there- plus its a pretty large upgrade from where i'm at If you have a spare floppy drive (or can temporarily swap one out from another computer), try replacing the floppy. From the action menu you can either uninstall the driver and then restart, or try to update the driver. [link=http://www.techlearning.com/shared/printableArticle.jhtml?articleID=20900640]source[/link] Karanislove, May 10, 2006 #5 donkey42 plank Likes Received: 9
You can always remove it afterwards.. I'm not sure what it means can you help?The disc drive is hardly ever used on my 6yr old machine and is very dusty on the inside, as a consequence (i I should like to thank all the other experts and the users of this site for what has been an enjoyable and enlightening experience. can not remember which one, however I think it was a boot sector one.
Others may indicate a problem with a device, such as the way it has been configured. Check to see if fixed disk is attached properly. Click OK button. Secondly, the connector might not be plugged in all the way or the cable is going bad.
This error is cleared the next time the system is booted. 0281 Memory Size found by POST differed from EISA CMOS Memory size found by POST differed from EISA CMOS. 02BO You are here:HomeShoppingComputer PeripheralsCD-ROMS & DVD ProblemsError 02B2 incorrect drive a type CD-ROMS & DVD Problems/Error 02B2 incorrect drive a type Advertisement Expert: Roy Bonner - 5/9/2004 Question---------------------Hi Roy. tdove Geek Trainee Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 0 I am building a computer for internet use out of older computer parts I have. I was given Restore disc but when i put disc in rom drive nothing happens but i can hear the drive going round, i realise its a tricky problem but i
On this screen you should see your floppy drive referred to as "1.44M 3 1/2 in" or something similar. Windows will see the drive and re-install it. how?hell- i'll do anything now. -C · actions · 2002-Jan-15 9:04 am · cprgoldsWoof WoofPremium Memberjoin:2000-12-22Portland, OR
The program is run by pressing a key or combination of keys while the system is booting. news Reply With Quote 02-24-2002,05:56 PM #5 araaraara View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Ultimate Member Join Date Oct 2000 Location Canada Posts 1,007 The the floppy light stay on constantly If you wish to keep Norton, go buy a copy, then your legal...If you have a bad floppy controller, you will have to replace the MB... If not, take it to a tech.
A new drive is so cheap that when you next get an oppportunity it is probably worth fetting a replacement. Your floppy is likely a 1.4mb 3.5" floppy, since it's the most common on the planet. Boot your computer up again and, since your system will no longer see the drive, the error will go away. have a peek at these guys If so try to attach the Floppy there, be sure to get pin 1 aligned ( red strip on ribbon cable ) to pin one.
Since it is saying incorrect drive, I would look at the CMOS settings before anything. I guess what I'll do is take the floppy from my new computer and use that temporarily to boot up and install windows on this one. ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.6/ Connection to 0.0.0.6 failed.
Normally the key is specified on screen, ie. "Press Delete to enter setup", but some systems do not display it. Martyn23 15:13 20 Dec 04 GongoozlerThanks again, I have worked out how to remove the existing drive, just need to get the new one (in the new year now I think).Thanks If the error persists, check the system battery or contact Panasonic Technical Support. 0260 System timer error The timer test failed. WTF??!!!File copy isues on p5B Forums → Tech / Special Interest → Computer Hardware Help → XP: Incorrect Drive A type ARGH!!!
take the perf's out, power supply, mother board... Follow 4 answers 4 Report Abuse Are you sure you want to delete this answer? POST loads default values and offers to run Setup. http://gatoisland.com/bios-error/bios-error-25.php Best of luck, Regards Roy AnswerHi Barry, I can't be as explicit as I would like since I've never had a Compaq laptop, what little I know of Compaqs has been
Thanks for reply, nearly there, F10 is the setup key. Join Date Oct 2000 Location Norton Noo Joisey Posts 41,506 Go to Standard CMOS setup in BIOS and make sure that the floppy type is 3.5". If neither the BIOS nor Device Manager helps, then open the case and check the ribbon cable to the floppy drive is connected securely at both ends. First....