If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. Win XP SP2 (I think) Intel Thread Tools Search this Thread 01-23-2009, 05:30 PM #1 VincentDantes Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2009 Posts: 20 OS: Windows XP Service In the beginning there was the command line. Trending Intel i5 or i3? 34 answers Are desktop computers going to be obsolete? 16 answers Is it possible to have a battery in a desktop tower PC? 15 answers More http://jamisonsoftware.com/floppy-disk/floppy-disk-error-on-boot.php
Check the drive for the pin 1 setting. When I plugged it in the first time I didn't see the light flash it went start to the error. KeithWindows ME (spare computer) Windows XP 2002 Professional SP3 (desktop computer) Windows 7 Professional SP1 32bit(laptop computer) Windows 8 64bit spare drive for laptop computer Back to top BC AdBot (Login Power up the system to see if the lights stay on continuously.If you started experiencing floppy drive problems after adding a tape backup unit, try using the additional floppy cable that
As I unplugged the new one the cable clip came apart. Insane_mad_maniak · 5 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Add your answer Floppy disk(s) fail (40)? Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 01-23-2009, 05:40 PM #2 justpassingby TSF Team EmeritusModerator, Microsoft Support Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Belgium Posts: 6,641 OS: XP Home The error message 40 occurs during the boot up post process, error 31 is what I get in device manager.
Does the drive appear as the correct type in the BIOS? Floppy Disks (but it gives no option to do anything to it.) (...) The first boot device was set on 'Removable' I changed it to Hard Disk This should have done Once you have located it, pull the cable off gently (pull the connector, not the cable). Floppy Disks Fail 40 How To Fix Actually mentioning it already violates the forum rules.
Check 'fail on errors' and select 'none'. Floppy Disk(s) Fail (40) Windows 7 Post your logs there and not here ! Yes, I know there is no floppy drive, but message is your motherboard telling you that it is not there....somehow, (did you perhaps hit default settings or flash your bios), floppy I thought the drive was beginning to fail again so I bought a new drive.
the light wasn't even coming on but I checked the cabling and did in fact have it on wrong. Floppy Disk Fail 40 Windows 10 Now I last changed the drive 6 years ago without a problem, just insert it and start up.I have another spare floppy drive out of an old computer so I thought Wird geladen... I change the floppy seek back but it still shows the error.
Thanks for any further help you can give! 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - If the light is constantly on by Jacky Howe · 8 years ago In reply to Floppy drive I know I need a new one but I haven't found the spec I'm after at the moment so I'm just keeping this going.What I can't understand is I can't get Floppy Disk Error Press F1 To Continue The pins on the MOB are enclosed so you can't get them shifted, so are the ones on the drive itself. Floppy Disk Fail 40 Solution Can I repair it?) 0 #15 rshaffer61 Posted 13 March 2011 - 04:05 PM rshaffer61 Moderator Moderator 34,114 posts Direct to: MolsyPlease start your own topic Although your issue may seem
Answer Questions Ubuntu 14.04 LTS... Check This Out Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates this was my first time Thanks again! 0 #7 mgunn Posted 20 January 2010 - 09:59 PM mgunn New Member Member 1 posts Thanks for the info on disabling the floppy. After all this...nothing. Floppy Disk Failure
Checking the cablesIf you have checked the CMOS settings and the settings are correct, the problem may be a poor connection between the floppy drive and the system board or controller. Quote: Standard BIOS Features -> Removable Device Priority -> 1. Nächstes Video Floppy disk(s) fail (40) - Dauer: 5:45 AlexandrBulychev 73.937 Aufrufe 5:45 Fix Floppy Fail Problem in BIOS Booting Up - Dauer: 3:21 doctorBob Applications 2.515 Aufrufe 3:21 Floppy Diskette Source I set A: to None and set B: to 1.44MB in the BIOS.
The errors are: FLOPPY DISKS FAIL 40 KEYBOARD ERRORS OR NO KEYBOARD PRESENT CMOS CHEKSUM ERROR - DEFAULTS LOADED I take out the BIOS battery, I unplug and plug again the Floppy Disk Fail 40 Windows Xp Some older BIOSes default to 5.25" drive and have to be manually set to 1.44M 3.5"I've just done another check in the BIOS (Award PGA4.60)There are 360K, 12M in 5.25"720K, 1.44M, It could be an underpowered PSU but I did the calculations when I built the comp and it should be fine.
How many 1.44 floppys does this PC support.Have you tried reconnecting the original drives to make sure that the onboard port is still functioning. Floppy disks fail (40) one? Alsmo make sure that the data cable is inserted properly into the motherboard. Floppy Disk Fail 40 Solucion Are these drives new or used.This error generally means that the unit has died.Error code 31: ERROR_GEN_FAILURE - A device attached to the system is not functioning. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse
If it has become completely disconnected you will need to re-connect it. To be sure you're not being misled by two faulty floppy drives, are you able to check the spare drive in another computer? Learn more You're viewing YouTube in German. have a peek here right if that's the case then you have to make sure that the device is disabled in the BIOS.
And he generally never closes windows..I don't know how he does it but he usually has over 50 Firefox windows, photoshop, illustrator and 3dsmax usually run at the same time and If your PC will not enter setup using those keys and/or does not display the message described above when first turned on, you will need to refer to your documentation or The one I use for my laptops was $29.95 at an office supplies chain store. Posting system specs 01-24-2009, 01:16 AM #7 VincentDantes Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2009 Posts: 20 OS: Windows XP Service Pack 2 (I think) My power supply is
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