For those machines, booting from floppy is the only option. Or you could boot the FreeDOS image, which includes the FreeDOS version of FDISK. Report andy- May 3, 2010 at 09:09 AM worked for me thanks Helpful +7 Report this is terrible Oct 5, 2008 at 12:17 AM I am having the same problem as This list is by no means exhaustive, and there are similar tools available on other platforms to burn an ISO image file.
Maybe we shouldn't tell them?Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tried & Tested (CD / DVD rom recognized Blank CD's) by LEARN_LEC / September 19, 2012 6:35 PM To get around this, many BIOSes have an option like "Power on Delay" or "Boot Delay" that lets you delay the system bootup a few seconds, giving the CD-ROM drive time Installed Nero 7 in both Vista and XP machines. Question: Is it possible to fill up the rest of the CD with other software?
I've tested my CD on my room-mates computer. You can try this site. [Contributed by Gandalf] The newer version of WinImage (6.30.6130) has a new feature in Change format -> Select custom image size. Question: Can I run a different DOS program without rebooting? Computer Doesn't Recognize Cd Drive Windows 10 I will choose the driver to install" and again, click next.
I scandisked the HD and it has no bad sectors I will go now and check those tools houseworksux, Dec 8, 2003 #13 lola2001 Joined: Jan 29, 2001 Messages: 1,968 Check out the MEMDISK documentation page. Can you advise me? I did that with my Ubuntu Live CD.” If you boot from the Ubuntu disk again try making the drive just empty and unformatted.
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Dvd Drive Wont Read Discs Windows 10 Press r to open the Recovery Console.Figure 1 below shows a list of the Recovery Console's most useful commands. Reply 1 Levi Mevis 1 year ago I had recently upgraded my computer to Windows 10 using the free upgrade option offered by Microsoft for users of Windows 7 and 8, sorry that should have been boot FLOPPY ...
If you are using passwords, you want to make sure you also use the settings "NOESCAPE 1", "PROMPT 0", and either set "ALLOWOPTIONS 0" or use a master password (see below.) other Check the HD manufacturer and then check their website for diagnostic tools. Blank Cd Not Recognized Windows 10 [email protected] Boot Disk uses a WinPE environment to boot from and use as an operating system. Cd Drive Not Reading Disc I would temporarily replace the CDROM drive to confirm that it is not some other hardware issue. [Contributed by IceCube] Some PCs have a very buggy BIOS, which won't work correctly
the best two ways to solve the problem is to either download driver detective and find a working serial for it from the torrent site you use or from a serial karthick87December 18th, 2010, 04:53 PMWelcome to ubuntuforums :) Are you sure that you have changed your first boot device to CDROM in your BIOS??And is that bootable XP disc?? If you don't have an emergency boot floppy, you may be able to use one created on another PC running Windows XP or Windows 2000, but there's no guarantee that it Thanks Helpful +4 Report mj Feb 6, 2009 at 09:46 PM Hi the mane reason for this problem is a problem with some of your registry files and your sys system Dvd Drive Does Not Recognize Blank Disc Windows 7
it would save me alot of money. To my surprise, I tried booting from my Windows 7 Ultimate Edition CD and it worked!! Report aby- Apr 24, 2010 at 10:36 AM i also can play cd on my pc but it doesn't play dvd please help me out... weblink All DOS programs which can be run under FreeDOS are located in the DOSAPPS subdirectory on the UBCD.
oldfredDecember 20th, 2010, 05:48 PMI know windows will not install unless it sees a empty drive or a NTFS partition with a boot flag. Windows 7 Won't Recognize Blank Cd This happend to me recently ad my CD would not work even though it was recognized. If it won't work, use lilo to write to the USB key's MBR: See the section "Master Boot Record" here.
But not booting unless you have a good partition is very strange. Here is some software you can use to burn ISO image files under Windows: Using Nero Express 5 Using Nero Nero SmartStart and Nero Express 6 Using Nero 7 Ultra Edition You will have to interpret the license to see how it effects your organization. Dvd Drive Doesn't Recognize Disk empty disk - won't rec CDROM at floppy boot Discussion in 'Hardware' started by houseworksux, Dec 8, 2003.
Question: Is there any other software to create an IMG file from 1.44 MBfloppy and then convert it to 2.88MB format, then add more files? [Contributed by Adrian Stanciu] Yes, use I tried different makes of discs, restarted my computer just in case it had a minor glitch, cleaned the laser head, tried different programs to see if anything had change without If you happen to have an iMac handy I compose the procedure how to copy the Windows OS install disk. check over here Another thing to note is that the timing of an external CD/DVD drive can be 'off'.
Footnotes: 1 If you load the Recovery Console from floppy disks, chkdsk may complain that it can't locate autochk.exe. Another one is to remove the harddrive from the ThinkPad and connect it to the other machine. But I don't have USB as of now. I also checked the enable recording box on the properties tab in the drive e:.
went to try a disk...still nothing? Using any Linux on the server side TODO needs better formating, maybe a list where to find the kernel/initrd images on other distros and a hint to speed up booting TFTP Use one of them if you do not have a CD burning app, or you are unsure of how to use one for burning an ISO image. It would not really matter if you had a windows boot loader in the MBR as it would have no place to jump to.
How can I do something similar for a CD created using Boot Disk Creator? I can boot the Windows XP setup CD, and the UBCD CD I made boots in a Pentium box, but it won't boot in my new Opteron box. Follow the normal installation process. Staff Online Now davehc Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick
For CD-drives that won't boot any bootable CD, though the BIOS enables it, is worth checking if they are installed as slave instead of master on the IDE. [Contributed by Charles I have tryed cd-r disk, music disk, and games that previously worked. it used to work for games for the last owner If i can't use the CD that's in it, how do I install an operating system?