In MHDD you can get the bulb T0NF (Track zero not found) lit. (Situation 2 in _vi post) - drive does not calibrate. I even tested the resulting floppy image with 7-zip "test" function and it was readable.Although the trick worked well, I'll take a look at zip-repair, info-zip, objectfix, offset mytoolz. No flippancy anywhere either. my question is there something wrong with my drive or is it windows software. this contact form
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. I hope I have included all the necessary information, and that someone will be able to help me out Thanks in advance. I intend to check them all.I apologize for the long posts, which evidently cause that you (or anyone reading this long topic) don't remember all the tests and steps I already Can you read a floppy? http://www.duxcw.com/dcforum/DCForumID6/354.html
I use usb for everything now, even my mobo supports bios level flashing from a USB. Hi Chuck, Yes, that is what I was wondering about. I used Belarc to fish out most of the info. Results 1 to 19 of 19 Thread: windows xp Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… 10-30-2004,02:55 AM #1 tubg View Profile View Forum Posts View
it wont format a floppy and yes it will read a floppy tubg Reply With Quote 10-30-2004,03:34 PM #7 Paul Komski View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage Or maybe Filedisk can replace VFD or ImDisk?Can FileDisk be used as a virtual floppy in the sense of VFD? Yes, Mr. Quick Links HelpWithWindows.com RoseCitySoftware.com Recommended Links Menu Log in or Sign up Search Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma.
i am at my wits end and i emagine you are to. I have also found that Maxidisk will also format non usable disks and copy proprietary (non-ibm) disks to an image. Posts 11,078 Never a waste of time tubg when the result is, as you say, a "learning experience!" Lighten up! --- A merry heart does good like a medicine. (Proverbs 17:22) A Qemu VM is the easiest solution and also one of the more "real Hardware like" solution, BUT these are mostly "special" floppies that may not work if not on real
The time and resources are much less demanding. I want to know if there is any point to test both, VFD and ImDisk, in each situation. run|000428e0 20 75 6e 64 ff 65 72 20 57 69 6e 33 32 0f 0d 0a | und.er Win32...|--00047100 53 5a 44 44 88 f0 27 33 41 65 00 Andrew Lynch PS, During the Vector Graphic restoration project, this issue has been coming up a lot with me recently as I have been using soft sector disks to help verify
Ziprepair only accepts zip files.Another tool I tried is IzArc, which also has a repair tool. http://www.pcguide.com/vb/showthread.php?33004-windows-xp Copying files to the virtual floppy using Windows Explorer works.But I experienced some problems using other programs that want to write to the virtual floppy.For example, tools based on Ontrack Floppy Using MHDD — no. psuedo, #4 2006/05/11 PHarvell Inactive Thread Starter Joined: 2006/05/09 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 76 Computer Experience: Beginner I use the run command then my setup exe program.I get
Look for storage drivers at these sites. http://darrenmanning.com/disk-error/disk-error-on-track-0-head-1.html Regards - Charles Regards - Charles charlesvar, #6 2006/05/11 skeet6961 Inactive Joined: 2005/09/03 Messages: 522 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 106 Location: noo yawk Computer Experience: experienced ensure u'r BIOS Also, I have been very familiar with every version of Ontrack Disk Manager Software, but I could not find any feature whereby we can change the first sector. If software actually requires one use virtual floppy, it's free and emulates a floppy.
Someone slap me. By a "set", I mean that I boot the VM with the first one, and then the boot process requests to change the floppy for the next, so to continue with If it still is bad, the disk must be bad or certainly suspect enough to throw it away. http://darrenmanning.com/disk-error/disk-error-69-on-track-0-head-0.html If you continue to experience the same issues we recommend that Windows be reinstalled.
Read the all-new, FREE 200-page online guide: How to Build Your Own PC! NOTE: Using robot software to mass-download the site degrades the server and is prohibited. Top ruelnov Post subject: Posted: January 31st, 2005, 10:43 Joined: January 5th, 2005, 22:16Posts: 56 Hmm... paul my computer has been up and running for two weeks.
Lighten up! --- A merry heart does good like a medicine. (Proverbs 17:22) Orphanage Video & ABC News Report Reply With Quote 10-30-2004,11:59 AM #4 tubg View Profile View Forum Posts That's why I didn't report my results yet. Not all of them are floppy creators, but most of them are.Other possible sites are the ones containing storage drivers, like driverguide, mylostdrivers, and opendrivers, just as examples. Have the floppy in the drive and then hit Enter.
I'll play you a game! You DO NOT need Winimage for getting the image inside Winimage sfx files, a viable solution (freeware) has ALREADY been given:http://www.essential...s/objectfixzip/We are looking in some ways to do the same on pete it turns out i had a bunch off disks that wernt any good even though they were new. his comment is here Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows
Maybe you could clarify to me if there is any behavior's difference between "ram" and "file" mode.Several observations about VFD in "file" mode (as opposed as "ram" mode):-In my tests, both If not for this particular topic, they might be useful for other situations. I have no idea if it will work but it's worth a try. I'll post back when I have any news.Thank you in advance.
de..qu$.u|00147fd0 ff 72 0d 0a 0d 0a 41 76 61 cb 6e 74 13 00 69 17 |.r....Ava.nt..i.|00147fe0 03 07 00 76 6f 5f 74 72 65 20 27 f0 f9 That will tell you if the problem is in Windows. I feel obligated to mention that sometimes you still need a floppy drive. Btw, have you personally experienced PC3K being able to repair Seagate drives without leaving much to be desired?
As I said, I didn't tried "objectix" because I used the "ignore first, then retry" trick. Did I miss one that would cause this problem, or is there something I should be looking for? tubg Reply With Quote 10-30-2004,05:21 AM #2 Paul Komski View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles Chicken-head-eating GeekModerator Join Date Oct 2001 Location N of the Then maybe try checking or errors from My Computer using chkdsk.
I couldn't find how to change the floppy while running the VM in Qemu.Are you using Qemu Manager 7, aren't you? Really, all commercial software bad And HRT don't show you most interesting things acelab has it's limitation too, but it have something what HRT will be never have... _________________best regards, vi, I don't foresee needing to use a floppy to transfer data anywhere as USB dongle is so much easier. I am running Vista Enterprise, I wonder if that has anything to do with it.
Top Archive_vi Post subject: Posted: February 1st, 2005, 7:01 Joined: April 19th, 2004, 6:38Posts: 56Location: Russia, St. BAH... Then on the left click edit system specs. Though since it's for BIOS flashing, just make a bootable USB stick, far less trouble.