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Helpdesk Funnies [No,IWillNotFixYour#@$!!Computer] by onebadmofo497. That passed. Danger Mouse "The Dude" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Los Angeles, CA Registered: Nov 14, 2000Posts: 33184 Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2002 10:17 am That error message either means the this is the error info I got off the compaq web site. Check This Out

Hard drive is only 10 gig. Belmont Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Registered: Feb 25, 2000Posts: 7823 Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2002 4:00 pm My guess is also either a bad drive, or it cannot find it, in which The bios access requires it boots from "floppy" 1st as the main boot device, thus the required bootable floppy and/or diskette. That killed the hard drive.

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OS - Win98/Second Edition. Search the Compaq support site for "1790 - Disk 0 error" and you'll find that the only suggested workaround is for a Fujitsu drive, and the suggestion is to put the Cables loose or not connected Verify that the data and power cable are connected to the hard drive. I've downloaded the diagnostics and F10 Setup set but haven't been able to get them to work.

If needed, run PC diagnostics to check everything (SoftPaq 16085)4. Reply With Quote December 24th, 1999,12:09 PM #2 psmith14 View Profile View Forum Posts 5000 Join Date Dec 1999 Location UK Posts 169 Hi there with the 1790 error goto the Thanks 0 Kudos Reply The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of Hewlett Packard Enterprise. http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?t=803766 Correct this by running the SETUP procedure. * Battery is dead/low.

Search the Compaq support site for "1790 - Disk 0 error" and you'll find that the only suggested workaround is for a Fujitsu drive, and the suggestion is to put the Now I can not boot my PC. crtc render interim decision on cbb [Ebox] by diskace401. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation. End of content United StatesHewlett Packard Enterprise International CorporateCorporateAccessibilityCareersContact UsCorporate ResponsibilityEventsHewlett Packard LabsInvestor RelationsLeadershipNewsroomSitemapPartnersPartnersFind a PartnerPartner

We'll see. 0 Kudos Reply Stephen Lima Occasional Visitor Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎06-30-2003 04:15 AM http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r13225447-1790-disk-0-error slokesville Guest 1790 disk 0 error « on: June 04, 2005, 07:08:14 AM » Have just upgraded hard drive, now on start up get message 1790 disk 0 error, then when Cycle power to see if system boots.6. See this diagram. * Drive Select jumper on hard drive is in wrong position for the type of control cable being used.

Cycle power and boot the system using F10 diskette (SoftPaq 8126 dated 27 Aug 1998)4. http://darrenmanning.com/disk-error/disk-error.html If a DDO is not being utilized, verify that the values are properly set within CMOS. Post a reply Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: 1790-disk 0 Error on Startup The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Note that your BIOS probably only recognizes it as an 8GB drive.The 10 and 8 GB drives I put in the machine give me the same error, but work just fine.As

but that's another story)Once the programming in the chip is hosed, the motherboard can't enter the BIOS (of course, it's hosed) to boot or anything. Thanks for any help on this ! SMF 2.0.11 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines Page created in 0.098 seconds with 21 queries. http://darrenmanning.com/disk-error/disk-error-or-no-system-disk.html Register Login Posting Guidelines | Contact Moderators Ars Technica > Forums > Hardware & Tweaking > Other Hardware Jump to: Select a forum ------------------ Hardware & Tweaking Audio/Visual Club

Note that your BIOS probably only recognizes it as an 8GB drive.The 10 and 8 GB drives I put in the machine give me the same error, but work just fine.As This software is usually included with the DDO, or may be downloaded from the manufacturer. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

Hard disk 0 is the primary Hdd.

ThanksTomas Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hard Disk Error by zkayani / July 28, 2005 2:15 AM PDT In reply to: 1790-disk 0 Error on Startup The There is a 1790 disk error that comes on at startup. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Flash the ROM using SoftPaq 12880 dated 3 Aug 1999 (check HP patch website).3. Logged merlin_2 Guest Re: 1790 disk 0 error « Reply #2 on: June 04, 2005, 01:21:40 PM » how big is this hard drive.........hold down del key on boot.........bios setup.......chose setup All rights reserved Use of this Site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement (effective 3/21/12) and Privacy Policy (effective 3/21/12), and Ars Technica Addendum (effective 5/17/2012) Your California Privacy Rights The navigate here Also you have used the wrong ROM patch.Try the following:1.

Tip: If the computer is under warranty contact the manufacturer of the computer or hard drive for replacement. No such beast existed when the Compaq was built, and the BIOS is telling you "What the hell is this thing?" If you were to put a 2GB drive in, it Essentially $0./frank Gaming-Module Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Registered: Jul 7, 2001Posts: 7738 Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2002 4:18 pm quote:Originally posted by BELMONT:My guess is also either a bad drive, or it Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers See notes 2 and 3. 1791 1791-Disk 1 Failure Per 1790 error, but for second hard drive (D:) Note 1 Maybe the +12V connection to the motherboard is bad. Crazy High Electric Bill [HomeImprovement] by anon428. Please try again now or at a later time.