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Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2 Advertisement OurlordErc Thread Starter Joined: Nov 8, 2006 Messages: 9 ok we've got the boot disk and run it. usb booting problem,detected as floppy Started by cdnbln , Jan 02 2009 09:53 AM Please log in to reply 21 replies to this topic #1 cdnbln cdnbln Members 4 posts   When formatted via unetbootin, the image boots properly on other systems, and is detected by this booted system(Ubuntu). I wish for the USB to be properly detected by my board, it doesn't really matter what goes on it. Source

Ok, after you formatted and re-started you should have seen a dos screen with, if I remember rightly, quite a large amount of information on it. The difference is I have no use for it, I havn't used it for about 3 years.I Googled it and found others with the problem, but was unable to find any This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Check if the address is correct.

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What is "detecting" your USB? Now on the drive there is a single partition. Also not sure if this will help anyone else in the future with similar issues; marking this as solved, but I'll keep subscribed if someone with similar problem needs any info/testing

Adv Reply May 27th, 2014 #2 Luke M View Profile View Forum Posts Frothy Coffee! And I have used FAT32, NTFS and Linux formats all using grub2 to boot. so if there is someway you could help us out with, with getting the drivers to let us use the cdrom then we can install the OS thanks again for all Usb Portable Diskette Drive Driver Windows 7 Your screen should now be showing an A:/ prompt like so; A:/ If this is so you need to change the drive to whatever letter your cdrom drive is, 9 times

Based on my knowledge, FAT12 = usb-fdd FAT18 = usb-zip FAT32 = usb-hdd ...... Windows 7 Usb Floppy Drive Now we just need to get the computer to detect or maybe install the CDROM so that we can install the operating system. DistroUbuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Re: USB-FDD; need to format as USB-HDD +1 to above. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/7948-63-windows-recognise-floppy-drive Succinctly: The problem is that a USB is being detected as USB-FDD by the BIOS, preventing boot; I want a USB thumbdrive formatted/detected by the BIOS under the USB-HDD protocol.

OurlordErc, Nov 8, 2006 #17 OurlordErc Thread Starter Joined: Nov 8, 2006 Messages: 9 please help! Virtual Floppy Drive Windows 7 Download Computers today can easily boot from a CD or DVD drive. Do I need boot sector images? Makebootfat: Can't figure out how to makebootfat(Supposedly you can make the USB support zip/flash/HDD standards all at once, even).

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Click here to join today! https://support.rm.com/TechnicalArticle.asp?cref=TEC134761 Wolfeymole, Nov 8, 2006 #19 Wolfeymole Joined: Jun 18, 2005 Messages: 2,740 OurlordErc said: ok the boot disk appears to have done something and we're now in windows 98 but in Windows 7 Floppy Disk Support User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License. Floppy Disk Driver Windows 10 I will be back in a while please hold on.

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And, when I toggle the removable bit with Lexar Boot-It (works for the Corsairs and my old USM-E Plus 1GB Sony Micro-Vault, all of which have SMI controllers), the motherboard refuses Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. BIOS already contain and option for boot from usb and enabled it and selcted the stick after pressing F10.The system restarts or boots into the system hdd. have a peek here Initialised drive to GPT!!!

Adv Reply May 28th, 2014 #3 rook3 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date May 2014 Beans 10 Re: USB-FDD; need to format as Group Policy Objects Windows 7 Once you are up and running you may have to re-install quite a few drivers for example graphics card, modem etc. But that's another story I guess....

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This means that the cache was not able to resolve the hostname presented in the URL. Back to top #14 was_jaclaz was_jaclaz Finder Advanced user 7100 posts Location:Gone in the mist   Italy Posted 09 January 2009 - 02:28 PM So, I'm slowly working my way through OurlordErc, Nov 8, 2006 #18 Wolfeymole Joined: Jun 18, 2005 Messages: 2,740 Sorry for the abrupt departure Erc I had something come up. Floppy Drive Not Working Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

I'm not sure how to do it with makebootfat, but it's supposed to be possible It's already flagged "bootable", and already formatted as FAT32 via gparted- but that isn't enough. If you are keeping floppies for data storage don't bother the 8GB flash drive I mentioned is not only capable of handling thousands of times more data and they won't fail Related Resources Windows 7 does not recognise my usb flash drive or it is corrupted since upgrading to windows 7 my PC does not recognise my samsung external hard drive ("unknown Check This Out Tango Icons Tango Desktop Project.

All rights reserved. It is also quite harmless, afaik, as many drives that it failed to flip continued functioning correctly as removable, but still unable to boot PE from my 845. I bet you could take every floppy you ever owned and put it on 1 flash drive.Bottom Line: Don't waist your time on such old technology when there is no longer Some of the newer Intel BIOSes have an option to detect a USB storage device as a USB floppy or a USB Harddisk.

If you can't come up with anything 'constructive' don't post a reply.The basic issue for me is, "If a a hrdware is present, and recognized by by my MOBO, and DOS, The time now is 06:00 PM. I'm more than convinced, by now, that all direct boot approaches are hopeless for this motherboard to boot Windows. Back to top #19 was_jaclaz was_jaclaz Finder Advanced user 7100 posts Location:Gone in the mist   Italy Posted 13 January 2009 - 06:37 PM Meanwhile, I propose we call this procedure

Ask ! Otherwise it will throw boot errors. Any problems get back to me. so if there is someway you could help us out with, with getting the drivers to let us use the cdrom then we can install the OS thanks again for all

Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem? Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? I can boot up from my floppy drive2. Back to top #3 amalux amalux Platinum Member Tutorial Writer 2813 posts   United States Posted 03 January 2009 - 12:43 AM Hi cdnbln, welcome to the forum You can make

See this easy tutorial here for creating the drivers; I've used this method for both Kingston and Sandisk UFD's so you should be OK. Has anyone found any other way to do it, starting from the USB-device booted as (fd0)? A:/D This will now change to the cdrom drive letter and all you have to do now is make sure your 98 operating system disk is in and type setup like After the drive got flipped to USB-HDD, it actually started running up to the splash screen before going down with bluescreen 7B, which can be easily remedied by replacing ntdetect.com with

Adv Reply May 29th, 2014 #9 rook3 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date May 2014 Beans 10 Re: USB-FDD; need to format as Unfortunately, Siblo the syslinux derivative capable of directly loading ntldr/setupldr prefers FAT-32.I am sorry to report that SanDisk flash drives seem to not support it either, as do all Kingstons and Good luck Back to top #4 cdnbln cdnbln Members 4 posts   India Posted 03 January 2009 - 07:15 AM thanks vainthanks amalux for ready responsesI am afraid i have been

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