Floppy Diskette Seek Failure during startup Discussion in 'Hardware' started by angeLinereed, Jun 13, 2007. If a floppy is first or occurs prior to your CD drive, then put your CD first before the hard disk drive and eliminate anything else. -- Tom lotuseclat79, Jun I also went out and bought a USB SATA docking station. Meaning your hard drive is either dead like mine is, or a cable came loose from the hard drive. http://jamisonsoftware.com/floppy-disk/floppy-diskette-error.php
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. I called HP, and they did alot of different tests, and it kept on saying nothing was wrong, but my computer still crashes. Also examine the pins to understand if any are bent or broken. WHICH IS BASICALLY WHAT HAPPENED.
Report vish- Dec 12, 2012 11:39PM it worked thank you Helpful +75 Report sniper33 Oct 25, 2009 08:56PM PROBLEM SOLVED PURSUANT DELL TECHNICAL SERVICE: I was so frustrated when I reinstalled You will likely need/want a new system - and depending on the system, you can possibly replace the motherboard, CPU and RAM (and potentially the hard drive if that's the problem) but the error message shows up on a black screen & says " Floppy Diskette seek Failure Strike F1 key to continue or F2 to run the setup utility " & Worked for me today!!!!
Score 0 troastbot 26 September 2011 19:34:13 hey there, in case someone still has the same problem and is looking for a solution: i had the same problem (dell xps710) and Report hansdoner- Feb 9, 2010 07:48PM Great tip, solved the issue, disable FDC, amazing...take care! Run the system diagnostic and one of the first things that will be tested is your hard drive. Floppy Disk Seek Failure F1 Continue How much RAM (Working Memory)?I just dealt with a HP/Compact (2005) with XP Home.
There is no floppy drive in the pc. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Windows 7 I also went out and bought a USB SATA docking station. Report ALMSRick- Nov 29, 2012 05:22PM Thank you! I think it is just a case of resetting the optimum defaults on the bios which will remove the usb drive and change the rest and then setting the cd drive
You can change this preference below. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Dell Dimension E520 if it don't tell me your hard drive configuration and I shall help you. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - BIOS Boot Order by RLABruce / June 8, 2013 9:46 PM PDT In reply to: Sump'n Else You Might Try So long So it looks to the floppy to see if there is a boot record there, or the like.The first thing I'd do is run a scan on the hard drive.
The PC went past Drive C in its search for a bootable OS, indicating a hard drive failure. Report krystall21- May 7, 2010 03:57PM Thank you solved problem Report Laurie- May 8, 2010 02:40PM Wow--thanks a zillion. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Dell Optiplex 745 The USB connection shows up in the systray but when I got to MY COMPUTER it is not there. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure System Battery Voltage Is Low After the Windows logo comes on the screen goes black and stays black.
Du kannst diese Einstellung unten ändern. http://jamisonsoftware.com/floppy-disk/floppy-disk-seek-error.php I do not know much about IT. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Helpful +9 Report bearguy2u Jan 20, 2009 03:36PM I have 2 errors Disk 0 and Disk 1 seek failure. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Strike The F1 Key To Continue
not floppy disk but a CD. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Help Report tklov87- Jan 16, 2009 08:29AM I have no clue on what could fix that. Source please help .
it was doing this b4 I started working on it Report Computernovice 2Posts Wednesday January 27, 2010Registration date January 27, 2010 Last seen - Jan 27, 2010 08:57PM Thanks a million Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Dell Optiplex Gx620 This always plays tricks on people and I've watched many presentations get delayed due to people not understanding that the computer will try to boot from the attached device!Based on my What is the problem and how do you fix it???
Register now Not a member yet? and then i tried trouble shooting , and it doesnt work also. Then it's off to the PC doctor! How To Disable Floppy Drive In Bios Dell In that case it may appear as a mass storage device as well as a printer and whatever else is attached.
You should be able to plug in a USB based drive and copy the files to the external drive. Contact the manufacture. OS install mode enabled and I have limited memory. have a peek here If you need info off the drive, you can try putting the hard drive in the freezer for 20 minutes, sometimes this helps cool off the hard drive part that has
The USB connection shows up in the systray but when I got to MY COMPUTER it is not there. hahaha even when I forget to unplug the usb after use it will take forever when I shutdown for the night. Doh. (What's a floppy, my son asks!)Seriously, boot to bios and remove the floppy if possible. Wird geladen...
I go it up and going and installed service pack 3, all seems to be good except for the initial black screen. Report Cookie288- Jun 26, 2009 11:37AM where is the first boot hardware? Schließen Weitere Informationen View this message in English Du siehst YouTube auf Deutsch. Can you please help or lead me in the right direction?
Wird geladen... Im a visual learner, i tend to learn things over a few times over & over(if you get what im saying) Someone Please help me! The start-up load sequence change is the solution. Im confused, and when i contacted DELL when my warranty was working they told me to do soemthingwith my Diskette Drives. & i dont remember what they had said.
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