You may have to go into bios again to add it back in. They may have a bootable download already made up for you. Then use one stick of ram to start with. Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk. Remember, you won't be able to boot from floppy if its not in the boot order. Sur la photo suivante, est représenté à gauche un shielded et à droite un non shielded. Now I think I'll try what Ralph said.
Hi derekwylie first the obvious: is the xp cd-rom in the drive? Ton boot menu était dessus, t'as plus qu'à réparer ton install de windows. I will still consider running a diag. Ralph was correct, I used + and - to move the order around, and now I have the LiteOn cdrom as number 1. Seems unlikely that the contents of the disk are faulty, or that the drive is in some way incompatible since this is a brand new machine. Its also readable on the desktop when I'm in Windows.
I only have a copy for minor tune ups, etc. Ars may earn compensation on sales from links on this site. Do you remember how you installed it? After this, black screen for a -good- 4 minutes. Maybe it'll ask if its ok to reformat your already formatted drive and you'll be good to go. Somewhere I'd read you needed a fresh unformatted drive to install xp. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast.
I will update you to see if that works. Thanks, thats some information I've been needing to hear. I just got the boot order taken care of. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. If so, this does not seem too difficult for you to solve. Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Get to bios setup on most systems by tapping Del key continuously immediatly after power on until setup screen appears.
It would fire up the program, but it was weird and seemed to test different stuff than I was looking for. The Data Lifeguard Tools or other utilities are not necessary. I guess I'll just let it run for a while if thats the case? If the drive is listed then check the boot order to make sure it is at the top. When changing boot sequence I just found this prior question. Cheers for continuing to reply.
I have the drive partitioned G and this is the first time this problem has arisen since partitioning! I would like to know, what is the principle difference between e. Ok I just went ahead and completely reset the bios by taking out the battery. These tests will determine hard drive integrity. I have now sorted it out, but when I got that message, my Windows boot was not successful. Hi, i am new to the forum world so please forgive me if i have posted in the wrong area.
Merci, mais vu que le pc plante dès le démarrage, comment est-ce que je peux mettre à jour la carte mère? Test your drive using the drive manufacture's utility. In mobo bios, set cd drive to be first in boot order, then restart with xp disk in cd drive. I happen to have the same problem. Tools can be found here: and to get their databases goto then select support and knowledge base. If error 17 is not issued by grub, then I have no idea. Check the website of the company who made your cd drive. Yes its the only drive available.
I loaded dos and compatible drivers. Exit, then boot from xp cd again and run install. What I did was disconnect the ribbon cable from the hard drive then reconnect it then it just worked! Try the latest version of the distro. Maxtor recommends the use of this utility for troubleshooting potential hard drive problems. Hard drive Testing: If you don't know your drives make and model of the drive remove bottom cover of the laptop and then remove the drive to find the make and model number.